Students, desk jobs, heavy lifters, pregnant women and those with bad posture are those at risk of back pain.
Some common conditions associated are: fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis, osteoporosis, disc hernia, ankylosing spondylitis, muscle pull & tension, pinched nerve, piriformis syndrome, pregnancy, spinal stenosis, sacroiliac joint dysfunction, spondylolisthesism, scoliosis etc.
The severity of it is definitely influenced by inflammation. Inflammation is determined by stress, diet and life style factors. Naturopathic Medicine is great at reducing discomfort levels through inflammation reduction as well as treating the root cause of your back pain by addressing the diagnosis properly through evidence based medicine.