If you suffer from persistent pain on the outside of your elbow, you may have tennis elbow — even if you aren’t a player. Our experts explain what treatment options are available.
Lifting or grabbing a young child by the arms can result in a common injury called nursemaid’s elbow, or pulled elbow, that causes elbow pain. The good news is, there’s a simple fix for it.
Pain can alert you to an injury or underlying problem. But how can you tell when your hand, wrist or elbow pain needs medical treatment? Ask yourself four questions.
Does the thumb side of your hand feel like it’s going to sleep — that weak, numb, pins-and-needles feeling — for no apparent reason? You may suspect that you have carpel tunnel syndrome. The good news is that there are a number of methods you can try at home to ease your pain.
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Whether it’s a painful shoulder, knee or elbow, tendonitis and bursitis are troublesome conditions that can affect just about anyone. The pain can come gradually, building up over time. Or it can feel sudden and severe. If you feel concerned or unsure about the cause of pain, see your doctor. But in many cases, it’s … Read More