August 24, 2017

What is Sciatica?

What is Sciatica? Well Sciatica is when pressure on sciatic nerve causes a type of radiating pain.  Usually it is caused when when a herniate disk or bone spur in the spine presses on the nerve. The pain tends to  originate in the spine and radiate down the back of the leg. Sciatica is more likely to affect only one side of the body. If we go in depth, Sciatica tends to affect only one side of the lower body.The  pain manages to extend from the lower back throughout the back of the thigh and down along the leg. Sometimes the pain may also extend to the foot or toes, usually it depends  where the sciatic nerve is affected. Additionally, other  common causes of sciatica also include: Lumbar spinal stenosis. This i...

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