Back Pain in Teenagers – Causes and Treatment

Commonly, the underlying cause of problems to the back of teenagers is trauma or injury due to falls, play, sports or some extraordinary stress or strain for example due to carrying a heavy backpack. Stiffness to the back muscles happens most commonly due to straining of the ligaments or pulling of back muscles. In teenagers…

How To Treat Piriformis Syndrome at Home?

Piriformis syndrome is a type of neuromuscular disorder that is not much common. It happens when the sciatic nerve gets compressed by the piriformis muscle. Piriformis muscle is a ribbon-like muscle present in the saddle area near the upper part of the hip joint. This muscle functions to stabilize the hip joint and makes possible…

Why Do You Have Back Pain on One Side?

Mostly the back pain is felt in the lower, middle or upper region of your spine bilaterally but you may also have unilateral (one-sided) back pain. Unilateral back pain may be right sided or left sided. Some patients suffer from constant pain while some experience intermittent pain. The character of pain may also vary, i.e.…