What factors can trigger sciatica?
You are more likely to get sciatica if you are tall, are between 30 and 50 years of age and overweight. Being pregnant or having diabetes also increases your risk. Sitting at a desk, driving or being sedentary most of the day can further increase the risk.
Author: Karen McCloskey
First answered: 23 Nov 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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