Common causes of sciatic nerve problems?

Answer The sciatic nerve is the largest nerve in the body, and it runs from the lower back through the buttocks and to the feet. Irritation of the sciatic nerve can cause a common condition known as sciat... Read More »

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What are the causes of sciatic nerve problems?

The sciatic nerve is the largest nerve in the human body. It reaches from a person's lower back down to his toes and allows for movement in the entire lower body.How Does Sciatica Develop?Sciatica ... Read More »

What are the treatments for sciatic nerve problems?

Sciatic nerve problems can vary from pain that feels like a bad leg cramp to agonizing pain that makes it almost impossible for you to stand or sit. There are a variety of treatments, ranging from ... Read More »

Has anyone ever had sciatica/sciatic nerve problems?

i have/do and it's horrible. once i could barely move, my doctor put me on anti-inflammatory pills (basically 1000mg motrin) and gave me muscle relaxants and pain killers. she told me should the pa... Read More »

What is the sciatic nerve?

The sciatic nerve is the nerve formed by the nerve roots that come out of the spinal cord and go into the lower back. The sciatic nerve branches off and extends through the buttocks and down the ba... Read More »