Back pain is extremely common and affects around 80% of the Australian population at same stage. Men and women are equally affected. Most affected people are working age however, some young children may experience back pain.
Pain occurs when bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, tendons are not working together. An injury, medical condition or poor posture may cause back pain. Back pain may be long-term or short-term.
Symptoms may include:
aches, tension or stiffness.