Lipedema isn’t rare, but it’s rarely diagnosed. This condition that causes excessive and painful fat in the legs mostly affects women and is often mistaken for obesity.
A pinched nerve can have big consequences when it’s the longest, widest nerve in your body. That’s why sciatica is such a challenge. Discover six causes of sciatic nerve compression and three problems that mimic it.
How can you help when your child wakes up at night with growing pains? A pediatrician offers facts and tips to help soothe your child’s aching legs, knees or arms.
If you think you may have shin splints, here’s what you need to know about treatment, prevention and how they happen in the first place.
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If you experience a sharp, regular or recurring pain shooting or radiating down your leg (known as radiculopathy), you may suffer from a damaged nerve or herniated disc in your spine. When you feel that type of back or leg pain, contact your primary care physician. He or she can estimate the level of damage … Read More