A 46-year-old member asked:
Does sleeping in a bad position cause sciatica?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Pain Management 25 years experience
Unlikely: I guess it would depend on what "bad position" you are trying to describe. In general, sciatica is caused by compression of a nerve in the lumbar spine from either a disc herniation or spondylosis and neither would typically be affected by how you sleep.
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