Results tagged with 'sciatica'
Published Aug. 29, 2011
One week ago, I took the nuclear option on the herniated disc that has been causing me almost crippling back pain for the better part of eight months. After two cortisone shots, months of chiropractic, physical therapy, acupuncture and acupressure, I gave in and had the surgery last Tuesday.
Published June 28, 2011
In less than two weeks, I will fulfill a promise I made to myself last summer: to run the Summerfest Rock 'n Sole 10K, over the Hoan Bridge and back. An already challenging race will be much harder, as I fight to overcome a herniated disc and hobbling sciatic nerve pain.