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Lower Back Pain Due to Muscle Strain

lower back pain due to strainLower back pain caused by muscle strain represents one of the most common types of conditions suffered by individuals for different walks of like. This includes people of different ages, with muscle strain lower back pain more common as a person ages or with individuals that engage in athletic, recreational and fitness activities.

The Prognosis of Lower Back Pain Caused by Muscle Strain

Fortunately, in the vast majority of cases, lower back pain that results from muscle strain ultimately resolves on its own accord. With that understood, the resolution can take a more extended period of time in some cases and for some people.

In some instances, lower back pain the originates as a result of muscle strain resolves within a matter of three or four days. However, there are many situations in which a person experiences this type of lower back pain for a month or even longer.

Addressing Muscle Strain Related Lower Back Pain

Historically, a person afflicted with this category of lower back pain oftentimes was told to take medications to address the discomfort. In some cases, this involved over the counter options while in more serious or severe situations, a patient was prescribed a prescription medication.

In this day and age, medical professionals recognize that there exist a variety of other non-pharmaceutical options that are highly effective at addressing lower back pain caused by muscle strain. In addition, an ever increasing number of individuals with this type of situation dislike relying on medications, including when it comes to addressing pain.

Different types of physiotherapy regimens are highly useful in addressing, reducing and even eliminating lower back pain associated with muscle strain. One very basic, and effective, treatment regimen is massage therapy. Chiropractic intervention is also useful in addressing muscle strain related lower back pain. In some cases, a comprehensive physiotherapy regimen is advised that incorporates more than one treatment option.

A person afflicted with this type of lower back pain is able to obtain a more substantial benefit from physiotherapy by seeking treatment promptly after a muscle strain. Taking a prompt and more proactive course of physiotherapy leads to a faster and more complete elimination of lower back pain in most cases.

About Sheila

Sheila is our Clinic Manager at Square One Physio (Mississauga). She has done Bachelors of Science in Physiotherapy and has extensive knowledge and experience in Physiotherapy. She firmly believes in providing great service and customer satisfaction. She is always willing to answers all queries related to motor vehicle accident, WSIB billing, EHC and any other health related queries. Next time you come to our clinic don't forget to ask whatever questions you might have regarding your health. If you want to receive notifications for new blog posts by Sheila, don't forget to subscribe to our blog.

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