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Wrapping a shoulder

Wrapping a shoulder

Injuries to the shoulder are quite common, especially among those who engage in contact sports. Common injuries include instability in the joint, rotator cuff damage and inflammation of the muscles. These injuries can cause pain and tenderness in the shoulder, especially when the arm is lifted or when reaching above the head. If early first […]

First aid for shoulder injuries after a fall

First aid for shoulder injuries after a fall

The bodily injuries on the upper extremity are the most painful and debilitating. If a shoulder injury is incurred after a fall, pain often radiates not only within the shoulder but also to the neck and down to the hands and fingers. If an individual sustained a shoulder injury after a fall, it is important […]