Articles for tag: Sciatica

Alternative Therapy Options for Sciatica

There are alternative therapies for sciatica rather than prescription medications, injections and surgery. If traditional solutions to sciatica cause you concern, talk with your doctor about trying alternative therapy for sciatica. About Alternative Therapy for Sciatica – What Is Sciatica? Your sciatic nerve starts in your spine, runs down through the buttocks and down each ...

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What You Need to Know About Sciatica Pain Relief Medication

Sciatica pain relief medication differs for each patient. Patients need to see a doctor in order to determine what specific type of sciatica they have. Never take drugs prescribed for another person – even if that person has sciatica. These drugs could be too powerful for the type of sciatica one suffers from and may ...

Alleviating Sciatica Nerve Pain

Sciatica pain affects millions of Americans each year. For many, the condition is acute in nature and often attributed to a medical condition such as a minor low back injury or even pregnancy. For others, however, sciatica pain is much more significant; attributing to chronic pain in the back and legs with a debilitating impact ...

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Exercises for Back Pain (Sciatica) Relief

Exercises designed to strengthen the lower back and abdominal muscles can assist in relieving back pain. Moreover, these same exercises can provide relief to the disk(s) by gentle separation of the vertebrae. Disks provide a cushion between the vertebrae in the spine. Nerves travel through small passageways within the vertebrae. When a disk has become ...

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How to Get Pain Relief From Sciatica

You need to know how to get pain relief from sciatica when you’re in the grips of excruciating nerve pain that seems to be unrelenting. Fortunately, there are many treatments for sciatic nerve pain that can rid you or at least give you some pain relief from sciatica. First, let’s explore the cause of sciatica. ...

Tips for Dealing with Prenatal Sciatic Nerve Pain

Sciatic nerve pain, also known as sciatica, feels like extremely painful tingling and/or pinching in the buttocks, down the leg, and around the hip bones. The sciatic nerve runs behind the uterus in the pelvis to the legs. Pre-natal sciatic nerve pain is caused by pressure on the nerve from the expanding uterus, and sometimes ...

What is a Bulging Disc?

The spine is a complex part of the body that has both bone and soft tissue. Even slight misalignment of either bone or tissue can cause pain and a restricted range of motion. This is because the sciatic nerve runs from the lumbar region of the spine (lower back) and then branches down each leg ...