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What Is Arthritis in the Toes?

Last updated: 12/27/2020

Arthritis in the toes is chronic inflammation of the joints in the forefoot. The joint most often affected is the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint, which connects the big toe to...

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2 Lower Back Pain Symptoms That Require Immediate Medical Attention

Last updated: 12/26/2020

Lower back pain is typically not a cause for serious alarm, but if you experience the following two symptoms related to lower back pain you should seek immediate medical...

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5 Things You Should Know About Chronic Pain

Last updated: 12/26/2020

If you suffer from chronic pain, it's important that your friends and family know what your're going through. With this in mind, here are 5 things to know about chronic pain...

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What You Need to Know About Sciatica

Last updated: 12/26/2020

The term sciatica describes the symptoms of leg pain—and possibly tingling, numbness, or weakness—that originate in the lower back and travel through the buttock and down the...

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Common Foot Problems In Different Areas Of The Foot

Last updated: 12/26/2020

Your feet are filled with numerous bones, ligaments and tendons, so it’s not uncommon for them to suffer an injury as a result of acute injury or repetitive stress. To help...

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Causes of Achilles Tendon Pain and Treatment Options

Last updated: 12/26/2020

Tendons are very strong, but not very flexible, and the Achilles tendon is no exception. This means that the Achilles tendon can only stretch so far before it becomes inflamed...

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2 Common Mistakes that Provoke Sciatica Symptoms

Last updated: 12/25/2020

Making minor changes to your daily routine can add up to major sciatica relief. To help you determine the changes you need to make, we identified 2 common mistakes that may be...

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Severe Lumbar Spinal Stenosis with Spondylolisthesis

Last updated: 12/25/2020

A 67-year-old female presents with1.5 years of progressive back pain and inability to walk a distance greater than one to two blocks. She is adopting a progressively...

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Is My Back Pain Caused by a Pinched Nerve or Degenerated Disc?

Last updated: 12/25/2020

When back pain is caused by a spinal disc problem, the source of the pain is either from a nerve being irritated by a protruding disc, or it is from the disc space itself. See...

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Running After Achilles Tendon Rupture

Last updated: 12/25/2020

Your Achilles tendon is the strongest and largest tendon in the body, but even it can rupture if it is overstressed or due to microtearing over decades of movement. Achilles...

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