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Bone Spurs - An Overview! Bone Spur – An Overview!

Bone spurs are projections of the bones which develop along the bone edges. Bone spurs themselves are not painful, but they may rub against the adjacent bones and nerves, leading to pain.

elbow bursitis Elbow Bursitis Without Pain

One of the most interesting things about an inflamed bursa in the elbow is that the condition can present itself with or without pain.Despite an evident and visible swollen elbow, some people with an inflamed bursa do not suffer pain. Depending on the factors that are causing the inflammation, the presence or non-presence of the pain would vary.

Bone-Spurs Bone Spurs in Hand

Bone spurs are nothing but tiny projections of the bones’ edges. Bone spurs are also referred to as osteophytes, and they are known to form […]

finger-tendonitis2 Finger Tendonitis

What is finger tendonitis? Our fingers contain two tendons, known together as the flexor tendons   . One of these tendons ( flexor digitorum profundus […]

old couple exercise Hyperextended Elbow – What Does it Mean?

Before discussing what a hyperextended elbow is, let us see what hyperextension means. Extending anything beyond its normal range is what is known as hyperextension. […]

Calf Muscle Swelling

Calf muscle swelling is actually a self-induced problem, and it can be treated without the need of a doctor’s help usually. A swollen calf muscle […]

Pulled Muscles from Coughing

Pulled muscles or strains is a muscle injury which causes the muscle fibers to overstretch and tear. Most of us conceive that strains are mostly […]

What is Peroneal Insertional Tendonitis?

Tendons are soft tissues that connect the bones and muscles, and they help with our movement while also absorbing the tension caused while moving. When […]

Non-Surgical Options and Surgery for Treating a Crossover Toe

People suffering from crossover toe have their second toe drift towards the big toe with the second toe ending up lying over the big toe. […]

How to Treat a Bone Bruise?

How to treat a bone bruise? Before I answer this question, another question that might be twirling in your minds needs answering, which is – […]

What is Flexor Tenosynovitis?

Flexor tenosynovitis is a condition of the flexor tendon   that leads to a disrupted function of it. People who develop this problem experience a […]

Femur Bone Diseases

The thigh bone, also called the femur bone is in fact, the strongest and the longest bone in our body. So, given that this is […]

S.I.C.K Scapula Syndrome

Athletes who are into sports like tennis, cricket, baseball, volleyball etc are the ones who are known to develop this S.I.C.K scapula syndrome. The abbreviation […]

Acidic Foods and Arthritis

There are certain foods that are not to be consumed by people suffering from arthritis and acidic foods are one among these. Ironically, many foods […]

Ankle Bone Bruise Treatments

An ankle bone bruise is difficult to identify unless and until an expensive MRI scan is used. In most cases, a bruise of the ankle […]