Lower back pain is a musculoskeletal disorder that affects 80% of people at one point or another in their lives. The most common cause of low back pain is due to muscle or tissue strain and pressure on nerve roots in the spinal canal. This can be caused, by but not limited to, a herniated disc, osteoarthritis, or fractures. Short-term low back pain, also known as acute low back pain, generally lasts from a few days to a few weeks. While chronic back pain is pain that lasts for more than 3 months. Chronic back pain often progressive and the cause of it can be difficult to determine.
The Brace Shop has a wide variety of back braces that are specialized for different types of needs and pains. Occupational Back Braces can be used at work, at home or in the car. These supports provide immediate back-pain relief and promote a healthy spine. Lumbar Back Braces are used to aid in the relief of mild to moderate low back pain, and low back sprains or strains. Women need help to provide relief for strained muscles and ligaments. For more information and to see the Brace Shop’s selection please visit our online store today!