Back Pain? Sciatica? Skip the Anticonvulsants

The use of anticonvulsant drugs like gabapentin, topiramate, and pregabalin to treat chronic low back has significantly increased in recent years – as much as 535 percent – even though there’s limited research supporting this practice.

By Diane Domina

5 Ways to Take the Sting Out of Sciatica

Few medical treatments have proved effective against the searing pain of sciatica. But there are still some ways to find relief. Here are five remedies to try.

By Peter Jaret