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Are there alternative treatments for sciatica?

For most people, the pain of sciatica tends to go away by itself within two months. To relieve your pain in the meantime, however, there are different alternative treatments that may help. Many people find relief with chiropractic treatment. Studies have also suggested that acupuncture and massage can be effective.

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