What is it? Sciatica is the name given to any irritation or compression to the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve is the longest nerve in your body. It runs from the back of the pelvis and all the way down both legs, finishing at your feet. It can cause pain, numbness and a tingling sensation […]

Chronic fatigue syndrome

What is it? Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) causes persistent fatigue (exhaustion) that affects all aspects of everyday life. CFS is also known as ME, which stands for myalgic encephalomyelitis. CFS is a serious condition that can cause long-term illness and disability, although many people do improve over time. Who does it affect? It’s estimated around […]