Low back pain is very common but a precise cause is often not found. Researchers found that 60-80% of people will experience uncomplicated back pain at some time in their life.
Non-specific low back pain accounts for over 90% of patients presenting for care
Non-specific low back pain refers to any type of back pain in the low back (Lumbar) region that does not have a specific cause.
Non-specific low back pain can caused by:
Registered Massage Therapists may help:
A recent study found that massage was better than active controls for pain both in the short and long-term.