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Back problems affect many older Australians, especially since the bones, joints and cartilage can degenerate as people age.

Below are some of the different types of back problems that affect many older Australians and treatment options, both conventional and alternative (or complementary).


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Last reviewed: 20 September 2007 || Last updated: 8 October 2007


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Disclaimer: This guide is not intended to be used for diagnostic or prescriptive purposes. For any treatment or diagnosis of illness, please see your doctor.

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