Does Obesity Affect Your Back Pain? | World Spine Health Day Part 4.
The biggest problem that’s confronting American
society at this point now is obesity. And I’ll use that as a segway to describe what
happens when you’re obese, both to the stresses on your spine and in fact, functioning posture
such during work, or sitting, or driving a car and things like that. The biggest problem
is that a segment of our population, a vast segment of our population, is overweight. A very significant portion of that population is incredibly overweight.