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What Causes Lower Back Pain In Females?

Lower back pain is a common condition that can affect anyone of any gender. There are many potential causes for lower back pain, some of which are specific to women and people who menstruate. These include causes relating to pregnancy, the menstrual cycle and endometriosis.  In this article, we’ll explore what causes lower back pain…

How Long Do Epidural Injections Last For Back Pain?

Epidural steroid injections are an effective treatment for many different back and spine conditions, including sciatica, spinal stenosis, herniated discs, and non-specific lower back pain. They can provide rapid relief, enabling you to get back to your daily activities. Pain relief from epidural injections for back pain usually lasts for several weeks up to a…

Can The NHS Help With Lower Back Pain?

The NHS is known for its world-class healthcare provision. But with increasing waiting times, fewer staff, and ongoing disruption from the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s become more difficult for patients to access NHS care for low back pain [1-2].  But back pain is a serious issue. The NHS estimates lower back pain alone is the reason…