When it comes to easing the discomfort of moderate low back pain,
there are some simple strategies that are non-invasive,
non-pharmaceutical and just plain comfortable. Over the years,
there has been much debate about how best to sleep and sit while
trying to relieve lower back pain. Coccyx seat cushions are designed to provide some level of lumbar support and adding an
coccyx seat cushion to your chair or recliner may increase your level of comfort and
reduce your level of pain.
The same can said for using a coccyx seat cushion or other type of lumbar support when you sit. A coccyx seat cushion might just be the most effective way to support and relieve
pressure on your lower spine.
An adjustable coccyx seat cushion allows you to customize your chair or recliner. Like snowflakes,
no one of us is exactly alike. So it makes sense that a
one-size-fits-all approach to furniture design does not adequately
address this fact. In fact, use of an coccyx seat cushion is recommended by many medical experts for treating back pain
associated with degenerative disc disease and other lower back
Back pain costs money and by some estimates, Americans spend over
$50 billion per year treating lower back problems. Putting aside
the financial aspects, the human cost can be much higher. Pain,
discomfort, frustration and the inability to live life to the
fullest is difficult to measure in dollars. In a medical irony,
many people with degenerative disc disease and other back problems
are asymptomatic meaning these folks experience no ill effects from
The pain and frustration sometimes leads people to seek out
treatment modalities that are, at the least ineffective and
possibly even dangerous.
Only a qualified medical doctor is able to correctly diagnose and
treat lumbar back pain. When it comes to coping with lumbar back
pain, remaining pain free while sitting or sleeping can be a
journey of self-discovery. There is no substitute for receiving
quality medical care that includes an accurate diagnosis. Always
ask your doctor if the use of a lumbar support recliner or other
device is appropriate for your situation.