Imagine experiencing a tingling, painful sensation that runs from your back through one side of your buttocks, down the back of your leg, and amplifying to an oppressive extent when sitting down. The pain and numbness radiates, burns, and throbs as it travels along your sciatic nerve, on occasion continuing its journey all the way to your foot.
Sciatica, is a symptom, most often of degenerative disc disease. For sciatica relief, many have tried everything from pain killers to surgery. Often, a year or more after surgery, the aching nerve pain is back.