Show us where it hurts
Your lower back bears the bulk of your body’s weight. That’s why it’s the most common location in the back to hurt. Feeling stiffness, stabbing pains, tingling, or dull aches there? You’re not alone. Lower back pain is the second most common reason for seeing a doctor. (The first is for colds and the flu.) Low back pain is common because so many actions can cause it. Learn more about lower back pain here.