Cortisone Shots for Sciatica

Sciatica pain bringing you down? This condition is quite common amongst adults ages 30 and older, and many people look towards cortisone and other steroidal shots for relief. Some doctors or experts will tell you that cortisone injections are a sure fire way to eliminate sciatic pain. However, if you take a closer look, this … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

"Rock & Roll" Away Sciatica Pain

Rock Guitar

Rock and roll will never die. Neither will your sciatic pain if you don’t take care of the underlying cause. Of all the causes of sciatica, the most common is when the piriformis muscle becomes tight and restricted, placing pressure on the sciatic nerve. Frequently the piriformis muscle becomes tight and restricted … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Sciatica and Constipation: What Can Help Soften Stools?

Sciatica and Constipation

Before you disregard what I'm about to say, I'm going to ask that you be patient. I know you're suffering from lower back pain or else you wouldn't be at this website. I also know that you will probably disregard any notion that the sciatica you suffer from is caused by constipation. Let me be clear: constipation ca … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Sciatica in Reality

In reality, sciatica discomfort results if the nerves at the back become inflamed. As a rule, this pain mainly appears at the lumbar back region and then travels to buttocks area and after that to the lower legs; often just one leg is afflicted. Regularly, almost all adults will immediately seek the advice of a chiropractor … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Sciatica Exercises

Sciatica exercises are an essential factor for healing; nonetheless first you must find the root of the condition. Several sciatica specific exercises are available to you, but if you are in significant discomfort you should use a straightforward plan. Exercises for sciatica are an integral ingredient of recovery be that as … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Where Is the Sciatic Nerve Located ?

As the sciatic nerve can pose a painful problem for certain individuals, it is important to know where it is on the body. This will help for a quick and more accurate diagnosis. It makes it easier for the patients to present symptoms to their doctor when they can correctly identify the problem area. General areas are helpful … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

What is Sciatica?

Your body is comprised of several nerves that are essential for everyday functions and behaviors. The nervous system is found in every part of the body and affects the brain and other essential organs. One of the nerves in your body is called the sciatic nerve. This nerve is very special because it is the longest nerve in th … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Sciatica Or Piriformis Syndrome? Which is it?

The sciatic nerve is a champion among nerves in the human anatomy. It is noted as such because it ranks number one as the longest and widest nerve. It stems from the lower back down to the legs and is connected to nerves in the mid and lower back. If the sciatic nerve is compressed or irritated, this condition is called scia … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Inversion Therapy For Sciatica & Back Pain?

seated inversion table

Research indicates that inversion therapy can be successful in reducing back pain caused by sciatica or a variety of other back problems. What many people do not know is that inversion therapy can also serve a preventative function for muscles in the lumbar region and spinal discs. In fact, there appear to be many benefit … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Sciatica Leg Pain

There is nothing like the horrible feeling of sciatica leg pain—when you get that almost searing feeling of pain shooting down as the sciatic nerve begins to go nuts. Why not just scream out loud? Some women say they would rather go through child birth again. Sciatic pain is brought about by compression of the sciatic nerve … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,