What Causes Back Pain?

The common causes of back pain include:

  • Stress on muscles and ligaments
  • Lifting heavy weight
  • Structural disorders such as ruptured disks, bulging disc, sciatica, arthritis, osteoporosis, and abnormal curvature of the spine
  • Poor posture
  • Trauma or infection of the spine
  • Cancer of the spine
  • Westmead Private Hospital
  • Neuro Surgical Society
  • the University of Sydney