Backache


BACKACHE


Introduction-

        When mild pain goes on taking place in the lower section of a person’s back or in the waist, it is called backache. This type of pain is ameliorated by taking rest and sitting straight. In few cases of this disease, the patient does not able to find any abnormality even after the test of x-ray, but later changes inside the bones are found. When this disease is aggravated too much, the patient feels violent stiffness and pain in his/her body. In this condition, if the patient gets even little hurt in his/her body, he/she feels violent pain. In the lower section of the patient’s waist, equality persists in pain. This condition is called kativedhana i.e. rheumatic pain in the waist. In this condition, the steps of the patient are also changed and he/she walks slowly as stretched condition carefully.  

Cause-

        There are several reasons of this disease like- sitting on a chair in wrong posture, getting sprain in the waist suddenly while doing any heavy work, getting hurt suddenly while doing any physical work, getting jerk in the waist while lifting any heavy things, etc. backache is also occurred by sitting on a chair as bending posture or while bending downward (bowing). It can be also occurred due to inflammation of waist vertebra. There are many other reasons of this disease too like- weakness of the vertebral column (backbone) or disease of few bones or gout or tumors in the backbone.    

Treatment of this disease through magneto therapy-

        In this disease, if pain is multiplied (moved) in the length of waist from lower to upper, the north pole of magnet should be used on painful part and the south pole of the magnet should be used on the lower part of waist. In this disease, if pain is multiplied (moved) from left to right on the waist in the morning, the south pole of magnet should be used on the left painful part and the North Pole should be used on the right painful part. After that, the north pole of the magnet should be used on the acupuncture point Ub-25 and the South Pole should be used on the acupuncture point Ub-60. In addition to it, magnetized water should be also given to the patient for drinking.     

        Red oil should be applied in the lower section of the waist and then the affected part should be fomented by sunlight after wrapping cellophane paper on it.

Other treatment-

        In case of violent pain in the back, the sufferer should do any work and should take rest. He/she should sleep on hard bed, but should never sleep when his/her backbone is as curved. The patient should sit and stand straightly.