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Dealing with a pinched nerve in the shoulder blade

A pinched nerve in the shoulder blade is a condition where excess pressure is placed on the tissue surrounding the nerve and the muscle, bone and cartilage. A pinched nerve is painful and uncomfortable especially if it affects the shoulder blade. Causes of pinched nerve in the shoulder blade Women with large breast are susceptible […]

Treatment for a broken collarbone

A broken collarbone or clavicle fracture can occur in all age groups. The collarbone is attached to the upper part of the breastbone to the shoulder blade. The injuries can be caused by falls, injuries from sports and vehicular accidents. Sometimes, infants can break the collarbone during the birth process. Disclaimer / More Information The […]

Knee joint conditions: How to treat baker’s cyst

Baker’s cyst or popliteal cyst is a sac filled with fluid or cyst found behind the knee joint that cause pain, tightness or stiffness of the knee. It becomes worse when moving the knee around or performing physical activities. An accumulation of synovial fluid which lubricates the knee joint can result to swelling and protrusion […]