KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Millions of Americans suffer from back pain. The CDC reports 1 in 4 adults
experienced back pain in the last 3 months, and over one’s lifetime 70% of US adults will experience at least one episode of back pain. September was Pain Awareness Month and an excellent time to dispel some common myths about back pain.

We went to the expert to get answers for you, author of Break the Chronic Pain Cycle, Dr. Sheetal DeCaria. You can learn more at