Lower Back Pain Video Library

When is lower back pain simply a muscle strain, and when is it a condition such as degenerative disc disease? What treatment plan is most effective for lower back pain? The Spine-health Lower Back Pain Video Library provides interactive videos and doctor commentary that explain lower back pain anatomy and various treatment options for lower back pain.

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Acute Lower Back Pain Video

Acute Lower Back Pain Video

Acute pain in the lower back is a pain that has been present for less than five weeks. Learn more about acute lower back pain and how to handle it in this informative video.
Anti-Inflammatory Medications for Back Pain Relief Video

Anti-Inflammatory Medications for Back Pain Relief Video

Learn how to correctly use anti-inflammatory medications for back inflammation relief with prescription and over-the-counter medications.
When Should I See a Doctor for Treatment?

Back Pain Video: When Should I See a Doctor for Treatment?

Learn about medications and home treatments for back pain and specific reasons and symptoms that indicate a need to visit a doctor.
Back Spasm Treatment Video

Back Spasm Treatment Video

A back spasm is a natural reaction to limit motion when the body believes there is improper movement or injury in the back.
Back Strains and Strains Video

Back Strains and Sprains Video

A muscle strain or a muscle sprain in the back is the most common cause of back pain. In most people, this pain will last a short time, a few days to a couple of weeks.
Causes of Back Muscle Spasms Video

Causes of Back Muscle Spasms Video

Muscle spasms in the back can be caused by a muscle strain, a sprained muscle, or an underlying condition.
Causes of Lower Back Pain Video

Causes of Lower Back Pain Video

Chronic pain in the lower back may be caused by the discs or the joints of the spine.
Causes of Pregnancy Back Pain Video

Causes of Pregnancy Back Pain Video

Back pain and sciatica are very common during pregnancy, with a number of reasons women are susceptible during this time.
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Chiropractic Adjustment of the Lumbar Spine (Low Back) Video

Lower back pain can be treated by a chiropractor performing adjustments to the lumbar spine, demonstrated in this video.
Coccydynia (Tail Bone Pain) Video

Coccydynia (Tailbone Pain) Video

Learn about coccydynia (tailbone pain) and its causes, symptoms, and treatment options, both conservative and surgical.
Hamstring Exercise Video

Hamstring Exercises for Low Back Pain Relief Video

A visual demonstration of the correct exercises and stretches for the hamstring muscles that are designed to bring relief for lower back pain.
Lower Back Strain Video

Lower Back Strain Video

Lower back strain is caused by damage to the muscles and ligaments of the back. Learn about muscle anatomy and the symptoms of lower back strain.
Lumbar Herniated Disc Video

Lumbar Herniated Disc Video

A herniated disc in the lumbar spine can put pressure on spinal nerve roots, causing pain in the lower back or legs.
Medications for Back Pain Video

Medications for Back Pain Video

Medications are categorized by delivery method and by the different types of medications.
Spinal Cancer Video

Metastatic Spinal Cancer Video

Metastatic cancer is one of they types of tumors that can affect the spinal column, usually spreading from another part of the body.
Physiatry for Back Pain Video

Physiatry for Back Pain Video

Learn about how a physiatrist can help with back pain in this video.
Spinal Infection Video

Spinal Infection Video

A spinal infection, also called osteomyelitis, is a rare condition except in patients with a compromised immune system.
Spine Anatomy Video

Spine Anatomy Interactive Video

See illustrations of spinal anatomy and learn about components of the spine to help you better understand various sources of back pain and other back problems.
Spondylolisthesis Overview Video

Spondylolisthesis Overview Video

Learn about the different types of spondylolisthesis, the grading scale of the slippage, and typical symptoms of spondylolisthesis.
Spondylolisthesis Video

Spondylolisthesis Symptoms and Causes Video

Learn about the symptoms and causes of spondylolisthesis and the difference between degenerative and isthmic spondylolisthesis.
Spondylosis Video

Spondylosis Video

Degeneration in the spine, either from degenerative disc disease or from osteoarthritis, is known as spondylosis.
Treatment for Back Pain Flare-Ups Video

Treatment for Back Pain Flare-Ups Video

Learn about treatments for low back pain, including proper methods for controlling inflammation, strength training, medications and more.
Spondylolisthesis Treatment Video

Treatment for Spondylolisthesis Video

The goal of treating spondylolisthesis is to stabilize the spinal segment and stop or reverse the progression of the slippage.
What is EMG/NCS?

Video: What is EMG/NCS?

An electromyogram - also called a nerve conduction study - may be performed to determine whether there is degeneration of the nerve or if pressure on the nerve of the spine.
Lumbago Video

Video: What is Lumbago?

Axial back pain and radicular pain are two types of lower back pain. Either of these may be referred to as lumbago.
Best Mattress for Back Pain Video

Video: What is the Best Mattress for Back Pain?

Mattress comfort can help patients recover from their back pain. Learn how to choose the best mattress to avoid back pain.