What is Sciatica?
Sciatica is the term used to described pain and tingling running down the back of the leg caused by compression of the Sciatic nerve. It can occur in both young or old, from manual labourers (incorrect lifting technique) to sedentary office workers (poor posture).
Signs & Symptoms
What causes Sciatica?
Sciatica is caused by the irritation or compression of the Sciatic nerve, which originates in the lower back and travels down through the buttock and into the back of the leg. Compression at any point along the nerve can give “sciatica” type pains. A number of structures or conditions that can cause this compression include:
How can we help?
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