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My Shoulder Sprain Experience by Tamara Z. Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine in a week.  I was wrong.  It was most definitely sprained and every muscle in the area became rigid... why patients look at me like I am crazy when I tell them they must give their sprains time to heal...
Regardless of whether you're having sex or not at the time, yes, you can have rib pain....     Of course, this rib pain could also be coincidental to having sex...
you need to go to the doctor I haven't had personal expereiencew with sprains, but my daughter needed about a month to fully recover from a sprain.
Hello Douglas, there are three joints in the lower extremities; the hip, the knee, and the ankle. Each joint shares in the load of vector force when you are active with your legs. When you stabilize one of those joints usin
Hello K, there are two factors in answering your question. The first is how you are caring for yourself during the healing. If you are skimping on sleep and eating fast food, while drinking sugary, caffeinated beverages, t
The differential diagnosis or list of possible things that could cause what you're describing is a mile long (or at least it seems like it).  A number of factors come to mind.  In older (former) smokers w/high blood pressure,
Go see your family doctor!  S/he is trained to evaluate the cause of your pain and treat it.  You can probably safely ignore occasional pain but if it persists and affects your sleep, it's time to get checked out.  Good luck!
Thank you so much for your response. I am very thankful! They have put me on some steroids and antacids for now which has seemed to help tremendously with the discomfort and have thought my discomfort to be due to the overly
but breathing & coughing doesn't since both require use of your intercostal muscles and ribs.  You didn't... have pneumonia, broken ribs, or pneumothorax (air in wrong place or collapsed lung).  I wonder...
are predominantly made of calcium so there should be no surprise that your ribs (which are bones) are calcified.  I'd... ends of the ribs can become calcified over time, so don't be too surprised there either.  Your family...

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