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Leg Swelling by Jan Posted Wed 20 Jan 2010 12:00am The general cause of a leg swell is the additional fluid that gathers in the lower extremity tissues. If this swelling remains and is indented by a finger it is termed as Edema Pitting. There can also be other less usual causes for this problem that include Eosinophilic fasciitis and scleroderma which result in the thickness of the skin. In th ... Read on »
My Knee-Caps Have Decided To Say Hello! by robin Patient Expert Posted Tue 22 Sep 2009 11:20am I have no idea about title-capitalization-etiquette, so I just capitalized everything up there in the title. I think it looks good. Okay, here's the deal. I've had baker's cysts in both of my knees for two years. Baker's cysts form when there is so much fluid in the knee joint that some of it starts to ooze out and form a cyst behind the kne ... Read on »
one day at a time.. by AndSoiRan Posted Wed 17 Mar 2010 7:09pm So there has been no running, no walking, no biking, no yoga, no stretching, nothing since Saturday. I decided to rest and give my leg a chance to heal.  Monday it was time to head in to see the Dr. and take advantage of the great free Health care Canada Provides.  The shin pain was still there and my calf was hurting too and not getting better ... Read on »
Leg Swelling by Jan Posted Fri 11 Sep 2009 4:57pm By Wes Anderson The general cause of a leg swell is the additional fluid that gathers in the lower extremity tissues. If this swelling remains and is indented by a finger it is termed as Edema Pitting. There can also be other less usual causes for this problem that include Eosinophilic fasciitis and scleroderma which result in the thickness ... Read on »
The Trip Thus Far... by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted Thu 06 Nov 2008 11:39pm Our brave vacationing family made it to Raleigh late yesterday. We were on track to actually leave our house when I imagined we would (I'm so organized!) when Brendan noticed a big lump on the back of Ryan's knee! "Freaked out" doesn't begin to describe my feelings upon seeing that lump. We rushed off to the pediatrician who diagnosed (as had I ... Read on »
Recent Adventures by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted Sun 30 May 2010 11:51am Last week was the first week in FOREVER where we were free of pre-planned pre-paid out-of-the-house kid activities. It was nice, but I learned that I'm used to having that structure and routine. I was a little at a loss for things to do on the first couple of free days. But I have since recovered. On Monday, Ryan had an orthopedic consult for ... Read on »
Symptoms Of Rheumatoid Arthritis by Shilah C. Azib Posted Wed 17 Nov 2010 7:00pm Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease that causes the immune system to attack the joints; this abnormal autoimmune response of the body can lead to permanent, painful changes in the joints. Joint pain can be early symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis; however, symptoms often develop slowly or gradually over a period ... Read on »
Brief Update by thepinkribbonshop Posted Fri 07 Dec 2012 12:00am Well I thought that once October ended, I would have more time to blog, but that hasn't been the case.  We just hosted a Christmas party last weekend, and its grown so much it's pretty much taken on a life of its own ... I can't help putting so much time and energy into it!  More details later, but WHEW!  It was awesome, but I feel relief that i ... Read on »
Hanging in there by thepinkribbonshop Posted Thu 10 Jan 2013 12:00am Not been the best couple of weeks... Still having pain behind knee.  As long as I do virtually no activity, I feel good.  Any time on my feet causes pain.  I am not doing well with this!  I am usually on the go and active.  I haven't exercised in months, so have gained weight and am seriously deconditioned.  I thought being home over the ho ... Read on »
New York Chiropractor by Dr. Shoshany Facebook Posted Thu 03 Jan 2008 12:00am New York City Chiropractor Offers Solution for Various Recurring Pain and Problems New York City ,New York Chiropractor New York Chiropractor , Dr. Steven Shoshany has recently completed a certification program offered by the Council on Extremity Adjusting and has become a Certified Chiropractic Extremities Practitioner (CCEP). New York Cit ... Read on »