Back Pain

What are the most common causes of back pain?

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  • Aventura Hospital & Medical Center - Back Pain
    Nearly 80% of the world suffers from back pain, says Christian Gonzalez, MD, in pain medicine at Aventura Hospital & Medical Center. In this video, he explains potential causes of back pain. 
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    What Are the Most Common Causes of Back Pain?
    The most common cause of back pain is degenerative disease, says Yevgeniy Khavkin, MD, a neurosurgeon at Southern Hills Hospital. In this video, he says that smoking, along with its other dangerous qualities, can weaken the bones of the spine.
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