Arthritis is a painful condition that affects millions of people around the world. Although arthritis most commonly affects the joints in your hands, neck, low back, hips and knees, it can damage and cause pain to any joint in your body.
Back pain is one of the most common reasons people go to the doctor or miss work and a leading cause of disability worldwide. Most people have back pain at least once.
Bursitis is a painful condition that affects small, fluid-filled sacs that cushion the bones, tendons and muscles near your joints. The most common locations for bursitis are in the shoulder, elbow and hip. But you can also have bursitis by your knee, heel and the base of your big toe. Bursitis often occurs near joints that perform frequent repetitive motion.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by a pinched nerve in your wrist that causes numbness, tingling, and other symptoms in your hands and wrists. A number of factors can contribute to carpal tunnel syndrome, including the anatomy of your wrist, certain underlying health problems and possibly patterns of hand use.
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complex regional pain syndrome is an uncommon form of chronic pain that usually affects an arm or leg. CRPS typically develops after an injury, surgery, stroke or heart attack, but the pain is out of proportion to the severity of the initial injury.
Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that can occur if you have diabetes. High blood sugar can injure nerve fibers throughout your body, but diabetic neuropathy most often damages nerves in your legs and feet.
Golfer's elbow is a condition that causes pain where the tendons of your forearm muscles attach to the bony bump on the inside of your elbow. The pain can spread into your forearm and wrist. But it doesn't have to keep you off the course or away from your favorite activities.
Pain in your foot can have many different causes. Injuries to your foot’s muscles, nerves, blood vessels, skin, tendons or ligaments can cause pain. Trauma to the foot, conditions such as diabetes or a combination of both are among the most common causes of foot pain.
Joint pain is extremely common and can range from mildly irritating to debilitating. Even short-term pain and swelling in the joints can affect your quality of life. In one recent national survey, about one-third of adults reported having joint pain within the past 30 days.
A muscle cramp is a strong, painful tightening of a muscle that comes on suddenly and lasts from a few seconds to several minutes. Often a muscle that is cramping feels harder than normal to the touch or may even show visible signs of twitching.
Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, and it affects millions of people worldwide. Although osteoarthritis can damage any joint in your body, it most commonly affects joints in your hands, knees, hips and spine.
Phantom pain refers to pain felt in the area where a limb has been amputated. This pain can vary from mild to severe. Although the limb is no longer there, the nerve endings at the site of the amputation continue to send pain signals to the brain that make the brain think the limb is still there.
Plantar Fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. The condition is common in middle-aged individuals, and can more commonly occur in younger individuals who are on their feet for extended periods of time.
Sciatica is a painful condition that occurs when the sciatic nerve, which runs from your lower back and down each leg, becomes irritated or injured. Sciatica often starts in your low back and radiating all the way past your knee.
Shingles is a viral infection that causes a painful rash. Postherpetic Neuralgia is a complication of Shingles where damage to the nerves causes pain following the outbreak of shingles.
Tendons are the fibrous tissue that connect your muscles to the bones. Sometimes the tendons become inflamed for a variety of reasons, and the action of pulling the muscles becomes irritating. This is called tendonitis, and literally means, “inflammation of the tendon."
Tennis Elbow is a painful condition that occurs when the tendons that join your forearm’s muscles to your elbow become inflamed. Tennis Elbow is usually caused by the overextension of the elbow but can also be caused by repetitive strain to your arm, elbow, hand or wrist.
Are you suffering from pain or facial Pain? TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint and Muscle Disorders) is a term covering pain in the muscles and joints around your jaw.
Trigeminal neuralgia (TN), also called tic douloureux, is a condition that is characterized by episodes of intense pain in the face, jaw, gums, forehead and around the eyes.
Trigger finger, is a condition in which one of your fingers gets stuck in a bent position. Your finger may straighten with a snap — like a trigger being pulled and released.