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Nerve Impingement Syndrome

What Makes a Pinched Nerve Worse?

A pinched nerve occurs when there is pressure or compression on a nerve, leading to pain, tingling, and numbness. What makes a pinched nerve worse includes factors such as poor posture, injury, obesity, and uncomfortable sleeping postures.

Compressed nerve roots
Nerve Impingement Syndrome

What is nerve compression syndrome in the back?

Nerve compression syndrome in the back occurs when a nerve that passes through the spinal column becomes trapped due to conditions such as spinal stenosis, herniated discs and poor posture.