Mattresses. The surface quality of rest is key in preventing back pain.
Back pain is the most common disease in industrialized countries and one of the most common health problems in primary care physician. All have at one time or another in their lives, 80% of the population and are the leading cause of absenteeism. These are data from the Spanish Society of Family and Community Medicine (semFYC) and Kovacs Foundation. The latter focused on promoting scientific research in healthcare, argues further that the cost generated by back pain account for approximately 2% of the country’s GDP. He adds that the available data show that the cost increases each year, as well as the frequency of these conditions.
Although recent studies suggest that the causes are explained by a neurological mechanism that involves activation of nerves that transmit pain, the origin of the mechanism is very difficult to detect. Therefore, back pain is usually attributed to contracture or muscle overload.
The bed, a risk factor.
Risk factors are in certain social and personal habits. Thus, from the semFYC explains that a sedentary lifestyle and lack of healthy posture at work, home or sports can help increase the incidence of such diseases. Kovacs Foundation, meanwhile, promoted a large epidemiological study which showed that the factor associated with increased risk, both among adolescents and among their parents, was to feel discomfort in bed. Therefore, it was considered necessary to examine the influence of specific characteristics of the sleep surface.
Firmness, adaptability and ergonomics are the qualities that should provide a cushion, as evidenced from Pikolin. The new catalog is based firm specializing in these three premises to offer different technologies that aim to ensure more adequate rest each person. Thus, the technology of Pikolin EuroTop makes their mattresses are one of the most demanded products.
Moreover, it is noteworthy that most back pain is successfully treated with medications or other nonsurgical treatments. Surgery is indicated only in a small number of cases. Note that, in accounting sometimes simply changing the mattress, especially if you have more than eight years, has immediate benefits on potential backaches.