Ask anyone who experiences it – there are few conditions as troublesome as lumbar radiculopathy, better known as sciatica. It causes pain, tingling, numbness, or weakness that radiates along the sciatic nerve, which extends from your lower back down both legs all the way to your feet. The sciatic nerve is the longest nerve in
As we get older, we are likely to experience degenerative issues – such as arthritis due to cartilage loss in the joints. We are also more likely to develop back pain, and you may be wondering whether your back pain is caused by arthritis or a herniated disc. When you were younger, you could probably
Have you been told you have a herniated disc, or maybe you just suspect you do? You have decided you don’t want to have surgery but want to heal your herniated disc naturally? Is it possible? What other treatments are there that could heal your back? There are thousands of internet searches monthly on this
You have back pain, and you are wondering what could cause it, maybe a herniated disc? Have you been experiencing low back pain or pain in your neck? Is the pain severe? And, lastly, do you have pain radiating down your leg or arm? Some of these symptoms may be attributed to a herniated disc.
Herniated discs can be very painful. Unfortunately, they are a reality for many people. Discs are positioned between each vertebra. They keep vertebrae separated and in the proper position. Discs also serve as shock absorbers during physical activities. The exterior of a disc is tough and the interior is jelly-like. Age-related changes to the discs,