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What is Piriformis Syndrome?
There is a physical ailment that is an actual pain in the butt. “Piriformis syndrome is a neuromuscular disorder where pressure from the piriformis muscle...
Mar 13
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What Are Rooster Comb Injections?
Osteoarthritis affects more than 30 million adults in the United States and occurs when joint cartilage between bones breaks down or is damaged. According...
Mar 07
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Is Winter A Pain For Your Joints?
Do you find your knee starting to act up whenever it dips in temperature? When it’s about to rain, does your back start aching more than normal? It may...
Mar 06
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What is Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome?
Patellofemoral pain syndrome. It’s a mouthful, that’s for sure. But what exactly is it? “Patellofemoral pain syndrome is pain at the front and center of...
Mar 05
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Nursemaid’s Elbow: Is My Child At Risk?
Just because nursemaid’s elbow—also referred to as pulled elbow or radial head subluxation—is a common childhood injury, doesn’t mean you’ve heard of it...
Mar 02
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How Can I Avoid Compensation Injuries?
Have you ever heard the term, “compensation injury” and wondered what it meant? If you thought it meant an injury you get paid or compensated for, sorry,...
Feb 29
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What A Racket: You Don't Need To Play Tennis To Get Tennis Elbow
You’re feeling pain on the outside of your upper arm, near your elbow, and your internet research is telling you it’s “tennis elbow.” But you don’t play...
Feb 28
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Do You Have Iliotibial (IT) Band Syndrome?
Running doesn’t come without some aches and pains. But when you get a sharp pain—in your hips, knees or ankles—it may be time to take a breather. One of...
Feb 27
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Is A Growth Plate Fracture Cause For Concern?
Whether it’s playing sports or riding their bikes, kids have plenty of opportunities to get hurt. While bumps and bruises are a normal part of childhood,...
Feb 24
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Tips To Beat Painful Shin Splints
Whether you’re new to running or have been running for years, at some point or another you may get sidelined with painful shin splints. “Shin splints,...
Feb 23