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What are the different types of back pain?

Sue Hitzmann
Fitness
There are several different types of back pain, including muscular, structural and nerve pain. In this video, fitness expert Sue Hitzmann, MS/CST/NMT, describes these different types of pain, the causes and when it's time to see your doctor.

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