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Bursitis

Bursitis

Medical October 18, 2012

by Kimberly Allen RN Bursitis is a condition in which this small pads that cushion your joints becomes inflamed.  The bursae are small fluid filled sacs or pads that lie next to the tendons and muscles that control joint movement, allowing them to move or slide across the bones. ... Read more
Repetitive Motion Injuries
by Kimberly Allen RN Repetitive motion injuries (also called repetitive stress injuries) are a type of injury that  are caused by long term over use of your joints.  Repetitive motion injuries are one of the most common injuries seen in the US.  They account for over 50% of all... Read more
Gout

Gout

Medical August 18, 2012

Gout is a condition that occurs when there is too much uric acid in our body. Gout has been one of the most frequently recorded medical conditions through out history. The number of cases of gout has doubled since 1990. Most experts believe gout …

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Understanding Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a syndrome of multiple symptoms including widespread pain and stiffness of muscles, tendons, and joints. Other common symptoms include debilitating fatigue, sleep problems, anxiety, depression and irritable bowel…

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