Back pain is often mechanical meaning it stems from ligaments, muscles, discs and small joints of the spine. Sometimes, emotional events response to feeling unsupported in life can also be a cause of low back pain.
8 out of 10 people will suffer from low back at some point in their lives and the NHS suggest that this is leading cause of sick leave in the UK alone.
In order to expediate your health concerns, A degree trained acupuncturist may have also engaged in continual professional development (CPD) such as TuiNa (deep tissue massage and manipulations), Cupping or gua sha to get you back on the road to recovery as quickly as possible.
If you’re interested in more information and how acupuncture can be applied to all walks of life, take a look at our blog.