Vehicle Accident Victims Need a Long-Term Outlook
Vehicle Accident Victims Need a Long-Term Outlook
While there are a number of injuries that can result from a vehicle accident, a few principles should guide the patient. First, don’t dismiss those nagging aches and pains. Vehicle accidents, while their numbers have been falling over the past few decades, are still a common cause of neck and back injuries as well as a …

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Knee Pain Can Be Avoided With Proper Exercise
Knee Pain Can Be Avoided With Proper Exercise
  • Posted on October 22, 2021
  • by Dr. Jesse Shaw
  • Knee Pain
It may be one of the most common problems encountered by active people, afflicting golfers, bicyclists, runners, skiers, tennis players, gardeners, swimmers, and everyone in between. Knees. When those tough little joints start to hurt, everything stops. Suddenly, you can’t push down on a bicycle pedal, can’t even move for fear of tearing something. Knee …

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Cycling and Back Pain Don’t Have to Ride in Tandem
Cycling and Back Pain Don’t Have to Ride in Tandem
Even when technique and equipment are chosen carefully, cyclists are prone to low-back pain. But it’s not inevitable. Cycling works the legs, of course. We’ve all seen videos of those muscular legs working their way up some mountain in France. But it’s the hip flexors that are responsible for drawing the muscles up toward the …

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Hamstring Pull Needs Time to Heal
Hamstring Pull Needs Time to Heal
Common Injury Plagues Muscle Group A hamstring pull is one of those non-discriminating injuries that affect professional athletes and weekend warriors alike, without prejudice. It can be triggered by any sudden and forceful movement: Kicking a soccer ball; lunging forward while skiing; jumping up to make a slam-dunk in the driveway. One patient explained that …

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