Common Symptoms of Back Pain
Learn whether your back pain is acute or chronic
Back pain symptoms vary greatly depending on the cause of your back pain. In addition, back pain can be acute (goes away with self-treatment in less than three months) or chronic (continues to affect you for longer than three months). Some of the most common symptoms of back pain include:
- Dull, sharp, or burning pain in the back
- Pain felt at one single point or over a broad area
- Pain that comes on gradually or suddenly
Learn how you can treat both acute and chronic back pain naturally.
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