Tag Archives: sports injury

Pain in the front of the Shoulder-Sports injury

Pain in the front of the shoulder is often due to tendinitis of the biceps tendon. Throwing motions are one possible irritant of the biceps tendon. Usually the pain is felt from the tip of the shoulder down the front … Continue reading

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Triceps Tendinitis-Sports Injuries-Chiropractic

The triceps are the muscles at the back of the arm that extend the elbow. Overuse of the triceps may result in tendinitis at the back of the elbow. Usually the pain is associated with excessive actitity such as lifting … Continue reading

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Tennis Elbow, Lateral Epicondylitis, Sports Injuries

Tennis elbow refers to an inflammation of the tendons at the outside of the elbow. The tendons are known as the extensor tendons and they attach to the lateral epicondyle. The lateral epicondyle is the bump on the outside of … Continue reading

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Shoulder injuries and Chiropractic

The a-c joint or (acromio-clavicular joint) is the joint between the collar bone and the shoulder blade. The a-c joint is often injured in contact sports following a fall on the point of the shoulder or on an outstretched hand. … Continue reading

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Hip Pain and the IT band-Hip Bursitis

The ilio-tibial (IT band) is a muscle that runs from the side of the hip or ilium past the knee. The purpose of the muscle is to lift the hip outwards. Hip pain is one of the more common complaints … Continue reading

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