How can Physiotherapy help sciatica
Physiotherapy is the most evidence based and medically supported form of treatment for back pain. As you may have read in our article ‘What is sciatica’, there is a variance in the type and severity of nerve pain that can arise from an irritation in your back. The primary role of physiotherapy in the first…Read more
Is bending my back dangerous?
It is important to understand that when you have back pain, while it can be horrendously painful and disabling, in the vast majority of cases (more than 90%) there is no structural damage. What causes back pain? Back pain is usually the result of a combination of factors coming together. These can include a mechanical…Read more
What is sciatica?
Sciatica is not a condition per se but a reference to pain that occurs along the path of the sciatic nerve. As you will see in the picture below, there sciatic nerve exits the lower spine passes through the back of your hip and down the back of your leg. People who sciatic pain typically…Read more