Back strain happens
when you overstretch, or pull, a muscle in your back. You may hurt your back in
a fall or when you exercise or lift something.
Most back pain will get better with rest and time. You can take care of
yourself at home to help your back heal.
first feel back pain, try these steps:
Go to https://www.healthwise.net/patientEd
Enter Q517 in the search box to learn more about "Learning About Relief for Back Pain."
Current as of:
May 23, 2016
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
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