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5 06, 2017

Shin Splints

Shin Splints Shin Splints is a general term used to describe a painful condition affecting the shins. It is caused by a number of conditions, the commonest of these being medial tibial stress syndrome. Medial tibial stress syndrome is commonly seen in athletes especially those who over train or who suffer from overpronation. Over pronation [...]

5 06, 2017

Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis Plantar Fasciitis refers to the condition of inflammation of the tight band of tissue that forms the arch of the foot. It is most often seen in middle-aged men and women, but can be found in all age groups. The condition is diagnosed by the typical symptom of focal pain deep in the [...]

5 06, 2017

Jumper’s Knee

Jumper's Knee Patellar tendinopathy- Jumper's Knee - is a very common condition affecting the general population as well as athletic populations. The prevalence in some sports such as volleyball can be as high as 50%. People who partake in other jumping and landing sports are also at the same increased risk factor as volleyball players. [...]

5 06, 2017

Achilles Tendonitis

Achilles Tendonitis The Achilles tendon - Achilles Tendonitis - is the large tendon at the back of the ankle, which joins the heel bone to your calf muscles. It is a common source of pain for many individuals primarily when walking or running. It is also quite common to come about through repetitive strain, either [...]

5 06, 2017

Hip Bursitis

Hip Bursitis Hip Bursitis is the inflammation of the trochanteric bursa, a sac of fluid protecting the prominent bony part of the hip, causing chronic pain on the side of the hip and thigh, irradiating to the knee; more frequent in women more than 40 years and less than 60 years.If you have a nyquestion, [...]

5 06, 2017

Golfer’s Elbow

Golfer’s elbow Golfer’s elbow is an injury to the muscles that flex your wrist and fingers. The site of injury is typically the medial epicondyle, a bony bump on the inside of the elbow where these muscles attach. Typically, the golfer’s elbow sufferer will experience pain when performing gripping tasks or resisted wrist/finger flexion. Pain [...]

5 06, 2017

Lateral Epicondylitis

Lateral epicondylitis Lateral epicondylitis more commonly known as tennis elbow, is characterized by pain on the outside of the elbow with lifting, gripping, and repetitive finger and wrist movements. Despite the name, tennis elbow is not found exclusively amongst tennis players. In fact, the most common cause of tennis elbow is extended periods of time [...]

5 06, 2017

Calcific Tendonitis

Calcific Tendonitis Calcific Tendonitis of the Shoulder is the condition when rotator cuff tendon is swollen and irritated due to a buildup of calcium. This can restrict range of motion of the shoulder and cause pain in the arm, neck and shoulder. There are many treatments that can be undertaken for calcific tendonitis of the [...]

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