Back pain can be debilitating and often affects your ability to perform even the simplest daily tasks. Approximately 1.8 million Australians suffer from back pain and approximately 80% will suffer from back pain at some point in their life! There are numerous structures that could cause pain; muscles, nerves, ligaments, discs, bone and organs could all contribute to your pain and symptoms.
Headaches can be a debilitating experience. They are more than just pain and can affect your everyday activities, work, leisure and time spent with family & friends. Headaches can vary in different ways based on the causes, the individual, stress levels, hormones and time of year. They can be primary where there is no other causative factor or secondary due to another factor.
Approximately 70% of Australians will experience neck pain at some point in their life. A common contributor to neck pain is poor posture, this relates to prolonged sitting, looking down at technology devices, poor sleeping positions and pillows that don’t support the neck. Neck pain commonly also involves headaches, arm and shoulder pain.