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shin pain
my shins stopped hurting for a while , but now the pain is coming back what do i do
Posted by An_259267
Foot falling asleep
I do 33 minutes on the elliptical and my left foot falls asleep. Why does this happen.
Posted by jenny1537
MAssage & Water Intake
How much water should I drink after a 90 minute deep-tissue massage.
Posted by An_259180
Statin and muscle soreness
I started taking a low dose - 20 mg each day - of Statin a year ago and since then have found that after...More
Posted by An_259148
Reply: Rib pain
Did you ever figure out what this injury was? I had the same one while doing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and popped it...More
Posted by jewjitsu
Reply: complete hamstring tendon tear
How have you been since you posted your problem? I, too, have hamstring tendinosis and was given a PRP...More
Posted by rkleinsmith
Reply: treating common flexor tendon tear
I realized you reiterated that the tear was at the elbow and so may have wondered why I would suggest seeing a...More
Posted by amcate
Reply: Hurt lower back or butt muscle??
This sounds like what i suffer from, piriformis. Walking and jogging and bicycling would cause this intense...More
Posted by anabelkis
Reply: advice on tendinopathy and bursitis
I went to get the orthotics for the feet updated over the last few days. The PT I saw for this specializes in...More
Posted by amcate
Wondering if someone can tell me what type of knee pain I have and what I should do? In 2012, while...More
Posted by jszaradowski
Golf injury, strain?
My husband just recently started golfing again after being of the course for 10+ years do to an arm injury. ...More
Posted by cmed51176
fall from 24' ladder
I had several MRI's done as a result of a fall from a 24' ladder at work. The MRI report contains...More
Posted by rcworkcompinjury
Reply: Knee Pain Type?
Hi jszaradowski, Your doctor is the best person to speak with about what is causing your knee pain, but ...More
Posted by atti_editor
Reply: ruptured Baker's cyst
Hi catsaremyblanket, I am sorry that you are in so much pain. Here is some information on baker's...More
Posted by atti_editor

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What Should I do about my ruptured Baker's cyst
  • use vacation days to rest at home with my knee elevated
  • Go on proton pump inhibitors and take the NSEDs
  • get the shot of cortisone
  • get an MRI to rule out underling soft tissue damage
  • have the cyst removed.
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Reply: Lower back pain!
Thank you for responding and giving some healthy advice. I will try the elliptical, which I have, and the...More
Posted by 1976romero
Reply: Strained back muscle
Maryann, Thank you very much for your reply.More
Posted by gibijul
Reply: Ankle Swelling
I have spoken to my doctor and I can't seem to get any straight answers. My ankle and foot is so swollen...More
Posted by kandikaaiin
ankle swelling
I have talked to my doc but he can't seem to tell me why its swollen. It is swollen so bad I can't hardly...More
Posted by kandikaaiin
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Reply: Crutches needed for Menial Meniscus Tear?
I don't have the same injury, but with my hip injury I use the minimal amount of crutch support needed to avoid...More
Posted by amcate
Broken Fcot and Swollen Ankle
About 4 weeks ago I fell and broke my left foot. The bone on the pinky side of my toe was broken. I next...More
Posted by kandikaaiin
sports related muscle pain
Hello, Whenever I play recreational volleyball, I have tightening / pain in my right thigh..almost feels as...More
Posted by An_257932
Reply: labral tear/glut med tendinopathy/bursitis
Sorry, there was a typo; I meant to say, "who I also saw before the labral tear repair" above.
Posted by amcate
Reply: shin cut, ankel/top of foot hurting.
I would go to an urgent care center or emergency room to make sure you aren't infected and to get advice on...More
Posted by amcate
Reply: Constant hard back muscle spasm
Hello An_257714 The one thing that comes to mind when I hear your symptoms and story is myofascial...More
Posted by maryann_wilmarth
Reply: excruciating pain after starting exercise over 50
Thanks. I do feel better. I used the symptom checker and read the possible causes of not being able to exercise...More
Posted by over54

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Has anyone else had this experience? What did you do about it?
  • self care
  • went to the Dr., diagnosed with strained muscles
  • went to the Dr., diagnosed with something else
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Back hard muscle spasm just posted
Sorry i am 54 and previously very very active climbing mountains etc so I have lost all my muscle like I had....More
Posted by An_257714
Reply: Improving knee flexibility after surgery
Hi undefined, Have you spoken with your doctor about what options may be available to you? Are you seeing...More
Posted by atti_editor
Reply: Chest Muscle Damage/Development
Sir what was your outcome from this 4 yrs ago, I have the same problem only on my left side
Posted by mrjcp
muscle loss and cholesterol meds
My husband has basically lost his leg muscles after about 10 years on cholesterol meds. Sometimes he is unable...More
Posted by ccdmrs

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Have others experienced such muscle loss after cholesterol meds?
  • Physical therapy should be enough to improve his condition
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Reply: Achilles Tendon detachment
Well the doctor highly recommends surgery. The effects of not repairing it apparently are pretty bad. The...More
Posted by bebe55

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