Back pain is a world-leading cause of disability and is more costly than cancer and diabetes combined. In this weeks episode, some of the amazing people who presented the facts about back pain from this scientific research paper (http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2019-101611 ) share their stories. We also talk to prominent global patient advocate, Joletta Belton (https://twitter.com/mycuppajo and https://www.mycuppajo.com/ ) about her journey of where she was, where she is now, and how she got there.
Back pain facts videos can be found at https://bodylogic.physio/news/ten-low-back-pain-facts-videos/
Pain health website: https://painhealth.csse.uwa.edu.au/
*Peter O’Sullivan and JP Caneiro were awarded specialisation by the Australian College of Physiotherapists in 2005 and 2013 respectively. Theme music by Fervun and Cash. Produced by Kevin Wernli