Our Symptom checker provides clinical advice on what to do next based on your symptoms.
Back injuries are very common, and often occur as a result of sudden movements, bumps, knocks or falls. Learn more about the signs of back injury and treatments.
Health and safety of carers of persons with dementia
It’s very important for carers of people with dementia to look after their own health and make sure the home environment is safe for them as well.
Back pain prevention
To prevent back pain, you need to reduce excess stress and strain on your back – for example, with good posture, sleeping, exercise, and lifting and handling.
Learn about things you can do to reduce your risk of work-related ill-health, and to use your time at work to boost your health.
Spinal disc problems
Problems with your spinal discs can lead to back pain, sciatica and other problems. Learn about the causes and treatment options for spinal disc problems.