Metatarsalgia is pain and inflammation at the ball of the foot. The pain may increase with during weight-bearing activities such as standing, walking, and running.
Chronic pain in its simplest definition is discomfort that persists for longer than 3 months. Chronic pain can refer to symptoms lasting longer than the normal projected healing time.
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Low back pain can come from a wide variety of places, including muscle strains and overuse, poor posture, poor sitting or sleeping surfaces, compensation for weakness or stiffness, spinal stenosis, arthritis, and disk degeneration or herniation. Oftentimes it’s some combination of all of the above.
About 41 percent of student athletes who have sustained a concussion will return to sport prematurely. This can be very dangerous because it can lead to something called second impact syndrome, which is often fatal.
A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head or by a hit to the body that causes the head and brain to move rapidly back and forth. The resulting trauma from this sudden movement can cause damage to the brain cells.
While most women are pain free after three months post-partum, up to 7% of women will continue to struggle with pain. Strengthening your core can be key to recovery, but there are some important things to keep in mind.
One overlooked injury that tends to occur more often, especially with football players, is the injury known as turf toe.
The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is often undervalued and misunderstood in the realm of physical therapy, yet it is one of the most used joints of the human body and is involved in many of the functions that make humans unique beings.
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