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					Who suffers from back pain?
Anyone can suffer from back pain, but there are several
factors that increase the risk of autism, including:
Aging. Back pain is more common as people age. The pain
may start between 30 and 40 years old.
Having a poor physical condition. Back pain is more
common among people who do not exercise regularly
(sedentary.)
Gain weight. A diet high in calories and fat can make you
gain weight. Being overweight can cause too much stress the
back and cause pain.
Heredity. Some causes of back pain, such as ankylosing
sodalities, a type of arthritis that affects the spine, may have
a genetic component.
Having other diseases. Some types of arthritis and cancer
can cause back pain.
Do some types of work. Lifting, pushing and pulling while
twisting the spine can cause back pain. If you work at a desk
all day and do not feel right, you may also have back pain.
Smoking. If you smoke, your body may not be able to carry
enough nutrients to the discs of the back. The cough from
smoking may cause back pain. A smokers take longer to
recover, so the back pain might last longer.
Another factor is race. For example, black women are two to
three times more likely than white women to have a slipped
disk.
What are the causes of back pain?
Back pain can have many causes. The problems associated
with the mechanics of it can cause back pain. For example:
Music injured
Spasm
Muscle tension
Herniated disc.
Injuries caused by sprains, fractures, accidents and falls can
result in back pain.

Back pain may also occur along with some other conditions
and diseases such as:
Scoliosis
Spondylolisthesis
Arthritis
Lumbar stenos is
Pregnancy
Kidney Stones
Infections
Endometriosis
Fibromyalgia.
Infections, tumors and stress also cause back pain.

				
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