Bursitis

2022-01-27T10:44:52-07:00November 5th, 2021|

What is bursitis? Bursitis is inflammation of a bursa. Bursae (plural for bursa) are small, fluid-filled sacs that cushion the bones against the soft tissue of the body. They [...]

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Nerve Pain

2022-01-27T10:45:34-07:00October 29th, 2021|

What is nerve pain? Nerve pain is a pain condition that is usually chronic. This is usually caused by nerve damage due to disease, injury, or infections. When nerves [...]

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Frozen Shoulder

2021-11-19T11:17:51-07:00June 1st, 2021|

What is a frozen shoulder? The shoulder joint is a ball and socket joint that connects the humerus (upper arm bone), clavicle (collarbone), and scapula (shoulder blade). Strong connective [...]

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Pins + Needles

2021-10-28T08:41:44-07:00May 18th, 2021|

What are ‘pins and needles?’ Pins and needles, also known as paresthesia, is the uncomfortable sensation of tingling, prickling, itching, or skin-crawling felt in your hands, arms, legs, or feet. [...]

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Male Menopause

2021-11-19T11:53:36-07:00October 30th, 2020|

What is male menopause? Andropause, or male menopause, describes age-related changes in male hormone levels, especially testosterone. Testosterone deficiency does more than fuel your sex drive. It maintains your [...]

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Back + Muscle Spasms

2021-08-03T08:32:58-07:00July 2nd, 2020|

What are back and muscle spasms? A muscle spasm or muscle cramp is an involuntary contraction of a muscle. They often occur suddenly and can be very painful. A [...]

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Ankle + Foot Pain

2021-10-07T15:56:08-07:00June 26th, 2020|

Why does my foot hurt? Your symptoms of ankle, foot, or heel pain can be from a variety of causes. You may have tendinitis, bursitis, or tarsal tunnel syndrome [...]

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