Tag Archives: shoulder injury

A-C joint separation injury to the shoulder

The A-C joint is the joint between the collar bone and the shoulder blade. It is located at the tip of the shoulder. Injuries to the joint occur most often when someone falls on the tip of the shoulder with … Continue reading

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Shoulder pain: Tendonitis/calcification

Severe shoulder pain that limits mobility of the shoulder is often characteristic of acute bursitis/tendonitis of the shoulder. The condition may or may not be associated with an injury. It was once accepted that calcification was responsible for rupturing the … Continue reading

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Frozen shoulder

Frozen shoulder refers to a condition which causes pain and limited mobility of the shoulder. Usually this condition effects persons over 40 years old. In the acute phase the shoulder is often moderately to very painful and all motions are … Continue reading

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Rotator cuff pain and Shoulder impingement: Chiropractic topics

Tears of the rotator cuff are a common shoulder injury that may result from a fall or traumatic event such as lifting a heavy akward object. Persistent weakness of the shoulder is the most common symptom of a tear of … Continue reading

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Shoulder laxity and pain. Chiropractic topics

Shoulder pain is one of the most common conditions outside of neck and back pain treated by Chiropractors. Some people are naturally predisposed to laxity or increased movement of the shoulder joint. Some sports which stress shoulder movement may also … Continue reading

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