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Why Your Back Hurts When You Cough

When you have both a cough that won’t go away and back pain, you’re in a lot of agony. And for some people, coughing or even clearing their throats with force can cause back pain. What does it all mean? Among other things, muscle pulls, bulging discs, and kidney stones can all cause pain in the lower back when coughing. A doctor at Medical Offices of Manhattan in New York City, Jared Braunstein, D.O., has some ideas about what the real problem is. Read the article.