Tips on How to Lessen the Impact of Low Back Pain and Sciatica: Physical therapists typically treat lower back pain (LBP) or sciatica (pain, numbness, or tingling down the back of the leg) that are caused by one of the following: spinal stenosis or arthritis, a herniated lumbar disc or a sacroiliac (SI) dysfunction. LBP may also stem from a variety of other medical conditions such as a tumor, cancer, or poor kidney function. Treatment for LPB and Sciatica is best done with the partnership of a medical professional who understands the different treatments for each diagnosis to ensure the right solution is in place to relieve your suffering. However, here are some generic tips that could make you more comfortable until you seek out medical intervention.
8 Ways to Injury Proof Your Running: ￼Runners love to run. Runners understand the runners high. When runners can’t run because of injury, they become cranky. Unfortunately, running injuries are common and expected, simply because of the repetitive nature of the sport. However, there are some things that you can do in order to reduce your chances of injury.
Balance & Exercise Tips: Download this guide for a series of exercises that you can do to help maintain and improve your balance.