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Back Pain (12,660 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Bad posture
72% (823)
Computer use
64% (755)
Sitting motionless
60% (732)
Stress
58% (692)
Lifting
55% (722)
Weak Abdominals
52% (730)
Injury
50% (744)
Standing for long periods
49% (714)
Tiredness
40% (674)
Bending at waist
39% (695)
Sleeping position
42% (573)
Overweight
35% (740)
Mattress
35% (567)
Carrying heavy things without regular exercise
33% (517)
Driving seat position
29% (673)
Too much exercise
28% (738)
Falls/trauma
28% (479)
Sciatica
26% (506)
Walking
23% (637)
Poor posture on couch
41% (203)
Osteoarthritis
22% (641)
Poor ergonomic situation
38% (200)
Herniated Lower Vertebrae
19% (663)
Spinal Stenosis
18% (693)
Jerks or jerky motion. e.g., braking suddenly while driving
21% (521)
Stomach crunches/exercise
17% (716)
Car accidents
18% (479)
Scoliosis
16% (472)
Fibromyalgia
20% (248)
Congenital musculo-skeletal deformities
12% (683)
Sex
11% (715)
Bicycle riding position
14% (329)
Weight lifting
14% (350)
Airplane travel
19% (172)
Cervical Spondilitis
9% (653)
Lumbar Radiculopathy
9% (579)
Breast weight
9% (525)
Dessicated Disc
9% (546)
Prolapsed Disc
9% (469)
driving for long periods
38% (60)
weather
43% (47)
Thyroid Disease
7% (658)
Keeping forearm bent forward for some time
8% (421)
Sacroiliac Joint Malfunction
8% (394)
Pregnancy
7% (510)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
7% (473)
Surgery in abdominal cavity
6% (600)
GERD
10% (224)
Osteoporosis
6% (482)
Endometriosis
5% (684)
chair without lumbar support
23% (57)
Myofascial pain
20% (61)
Rib dislocations
4% (521)
Yoga- "the chair position"
4% (662)
Spinal Kyphosis
4% (678)
Horse related trauma
4% (470)
Candida
4% (468)
Joint hypermobility (e.g., Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome)
4% (563)
Low grade gram negative bacteria
3% (561)
Herniated disc
18% (38)
herneated cervical disc
12% (60)
constant discontent
12% (60)
Ankylosing Spondylitis
3% (498)
Weight loss
4% (172)
internal scar tissue
9% (58)
Heavy Metal Toxicity
2% (470)
Fighter jet high-G forces
2% (629)
Multiple Sclerosis
2% (310)
Waterskiing (especially pull-out)
2% (335)
Primary Lateral Sclerosis
1% (476)
Pancreatitis
1% (374)
major kidney surgery
5% (58)
Multiple, large, congenital perineural cysts. One with "valve", many without (Tarlov cysts).
3% (89)
Myeloma
1% (481)
Pectus carinatum
100% (1)
Stroke
13% (8)
guillain-barre-syndrome
13% (8)
Amputation
13% (8)
Graft Vs Host Disease
13% (8)
Cerebral edema
13% (8)
cerebral-palsy
13% (8)
explosion in war
4% (23)
psoriasic arthritis
1% (68)
Enthesitis
0% (410)
Syringomyelia (Syrinx)
0% (525)
amoebic-dysentery/
0% (8)

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