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Dearborn, MI
A 39-year-old male asked:

I have sciatica lower back and leg pain periodically. i regularly perform the key hole stretch, and strengthen my core and back with regular planks, jump rope and yoga stretches. i periodically have therapeutic massage as well to relieve the pain.

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Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Lower back leg pain: I understand your distress. I commend you for your desire for Good Health! It is likely that over-exercising is contributing to your lower back and leg pain. Let the wise man within you guide you See Orthopedic Physician, have X-rays and MRI to make Diagnosis of Sciatica or other condition ; and to discuss exercise program Breathing and Music Relaxation, and Visual Imagery will be beneficial.

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Last updated May 6, 2016

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