Sciatica... What a pain in the backside...! This is a big one... And it's something I've had to treat quite a lot recently. Sciatica is the description of the feeling of numbness/burning/weakness, that originate at the lower back and radiate to the buttock and down the leg. Sciatica is just a symptom, most causes include:
- herniated/prolapsed disc
- degenerative disc disease...
- other lumbar back issues
- piriformis syndrome
- sacroiliac joint pain The sciatic nerve is