When you're injured, the immediate thought is generally to treat the problem area itself: put on an icepack, massage a muscle ache, or apply a topical medication. While these are valid ways to help treat the problem, injuries often also produce a ripple of trauma through the body, like tense muscles beyond where the injury occurred. In other cases, the injury may simply be too painful to make traditional massage a useful treatment.
Tennis elbow (or as it is more technically known, lateral epicondylitis), is an inflammation resulting from degenerative changes occurring in your common extensor tendon. This tendon is connected to your elbow. When you have tennis elbow, the pain you will feel is primarily located on the outside of your elbow. Below is a description of the causes and treatments for tennis elbow. Causes of Tennis Elbow You can develop tennis elbow when you repeatedly overuse your wrist extensor muscles.
While CBD hemp oil and marijuana technically come from the same plant, they are actually very different things. Most people don't understand the differences, assuming that hemp oil is just as bad, or addictive, as marijuana. But they couldn't be more wrong. Here are the major differences between the two. Addictive Factors: Both CBD hemp and marijuana come from the cannabis plant, but they are grown differently. The cannabis plant that marijuana is derived from is high in THC (the part that makes you high), and low in CBD (the medicinal part.
Winter can mean skiing, ice skating, or simply trudging through snow. Our feet take a pounding during the coldest months. Podiatrists see an uptick in a variety of ailments during this time of year including broken bones and infections. Here are some steps you can take to keep your feet healthy during the winter. Winter sports enthusiasts should wear the proper foot equipment Millions of people enjoy skiing and snowboarding during the winter.
Your ability to hear the world around you is one of the most important senses that you possess. Unfortunately, it is a fact of life that there are many degenerative conditions that can lead to the loss of your ability to hear. In addition to a loss of hearing acuity due to age, diseases can also ravage a person's ability to hear. Luckily, audiologists are professionals with the training and experience needed to correct many different sources of hearing problems.