Why Knee & Joint Pain Increase When It’s Cold
You may have been wondering: "Why do my legs hurt when it is cold?" Joint pains are symptoms of an injury or an underlying health condition. But cold [...]
When Not To Have Rotator Cuff Surgery
Most rotator cuff tears don't require surgery to heal. This is because most people with rotor cuff tears don't have any problem with their shoulders. [...]
Best Sports to Play If You’re Suffering From Osteoarthritis
If you've been diagnosed with osteoarthritis (OA), does it mean you can no longer play the sports you've always loved? Hearing your doctor say you hav [...]
What Is Septic Bursitis?
Septic bursitis is a painful type of joint inflammation. This relatively common condition may be mild or severe. Severe bursitis is a very dangerous m [...]
How Long Does It Take for a Torn Meniscus to Heal Without Surgery?
Your meniscus is a crescent-shaped pad made of cartilage and muscle fibers in each knee. They are located between the thigh bone (called the femur) an [...]
Can Allergies Affect Joint Pain?
Quick Navigation Allergies Explained Types of Allergies Symptoms of Allergies How Allergies Can Cause Joint Pain What Joints Can Be A [...]
4 Common Injuries Swimmers Should Be Aware Of
Swimming is a great low-impact workout that can be enjoyed by many who suffer from orthopedic conditions. However, if you're a competitive swimmer or [...]
How You Can Treat Plantar Fasciitis at Home
If you struggle with chronic plantar fasciitis, treating your heel pain is probably a daily concern. Unfortunately, most people work full time and fin [...]
Can a Rotator Cuff Tear Heal Without Surgery?
A rotator cuff tear is a common injury that can occur within your shoulder's rotator cuff tendons. Generally, this kind of issue occurs due to injury [...]
Complete vs. Partial Rotator Cuff Tears
If you're experiencing pain in your shoulder or weakness in your upper arm, you may have a common injury known as a rotator cuff tear. This issue may [...]
Ice vs Heat For Injuries
Quick Navigation What Ice Does to the Body When Ice Is the Answer When You Should Not Use Ice What Heat Does to the Body When Heat Is [...]
8 Signs To Know If You Need Hip Replacement Surgery
An ailing hip can make doing the things you love uncomfortable or even impossible. If you're struggling with hip pain or stiffness that prevents you [...]