Improper movement of the pelvic bones (sacroiliac) can create an overload for the lumbar spine resulting in tissue fatigue. Without any apparent reason, low back pain can therefore occur when the tissues are at their maximum adaptive capacity. This type of low back pain is aggravated by extreme or prolonged positions (sitting or standing).
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