Quiz: Back pain

Photo of a man with back pain (Robert Kyllo / iStockphotos / Thinkstock)

Back pain usually gets better on its own within a few weeks. But what can you do if it doesn’t? And what can help if low back pain keeps coming back or becomes chronic? Test your knowledge of effective treatment options and typical causes.

Question 1 of 10

If you suddenly find yourself practically unable to move due to back pain, the cause is usually a slipped disk.