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by Oleg
Mon May 08, 2006 8:42 pm
Forum: Sciatica and Leg Pain
Topic: "pins and needles"
Replies: 5
Views: 2928

MRI results

Well, I got the results of my MRI, and it is a herniated disk L4/L5. Made an appointment for physical therapy for next week, want to see what kind of excercise they will recommend, but still continue doing the basic excercises from Rebuild Your Back. I've adjusted my routine a little, doing shifted ...
by Oleg
Sat Apr 15, 2006 12:39 pm
Forum: Sciatica and Leg Pain
Topic: "pins and needles"
Replies: 5
Views: 2928

Thank you very much for your detailed answer. I've been suffering with sciatica since 1997, altogether I've had probably 4-5 flare-ups. I had a bad case of sciatica last November, went to a GP (one of those high-volume doctor centers in NYC) who just prescribed NSAID and a muscle relaxant. Went to a...
by Oleg
Fri Apr 14, 2006 7:33 pm
Forum: Sciatica and Leg Pain
Topic: "pins and needles"
Replies: 5
Views: 2928

"pins and needles"

The book recommends consulting with a doctor "If you have pain below the knee accompanied with numbness, weakness or “pins and needles” in the foot or toes. " Can somebody explain to me what can cause this?

Thank you.