Continuing on our journey of the back and issues that can arise, we are going to cover a specific condition mentioned earlier called Spondylolisthesis. This is a medical condition which occurs when one of the vertebras of the spinal column shifts forward or backward in relation to the vertebra above or below it. This shift can occur in one vertebra or the entire vertebral column.
There can be several major causes of Spondylolisthesis (but not limited to):
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Americans everywhere are suffering from Low Back pain. It has become one of the most common chronic conditions today.
Some sources of low back pain can include (but are not limited to):
- Disc bulging or herniation
- End plate Fracture
- Pinched nerve
- Muscle sprains
- Arthritis, inflammation
- Fracture of posterior structures
- Spondylolisthesis (happens when a vertebrae moves forward, relative to the one below it)
- Actual tissue damage around spine
- One pain issue leading to or turning into another
For this post, we will focus on the first source, disc herniation. Please view the video below (from YouTube) for a detailed description of how herniation occurs.
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