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It sounds like you may have a rib out of place.  You may also have a muscle in that area that's irritated - maybe your rhomboids, lat, or intercostal muscles.  A gentle stretch where you reach up over your head to the side o
Take a week off from running to rest your muscles. Then reduce your running and go slower. Do stretches for your quads, hips, and knees. Here are the ones I do. Be sure you run heavy/light, i.e. follow each run with a light w
Are you having weakness in your left shoulder, left arm or hand? It is possible... the pain that you are having. Taking them short term is okay, as long term use could cause other side...
massage to the neck as well as the shoulder may help.  Pain may be in the top or front of the shoulder but often the pain comes from the rotator cuff muscles which mainly lie alll around your shoulder blade...
properly, degeneration can occur in the neck and the shoulder joint. This can be a source of pain... Have you had any injuries to the neck or shoulder area such as a motor vehicle accident or a slip...
which would then present as neck, shoulder & hand pain.  Typically we would expect more description as pain running down the arm... older than your current age), polymyalgia rheumatica or temporal arteritis can present w/girdle pain...
Sharp, "nervy" pain that comes and goes suddenly can be from the trigeminal nerve - the condition..., and some of the muscles involved with chewing. It has three branches; the upper one might be involved with pain...
Hello Pibbrone I have two thoughts for you on this. The first is that this sort of thing, especially when worrisome, is best checked out through your healthcare provider of choice. My second though is in the form of a ques
-- sometimes it feels as though it begins in back near kidney area and also along left side and ends right under ribcage... and right now it's lower front left under rib.  BTW, we just had dinner about 1/2 hour ago.  It seems to wax...
It sounds like your upper trapezius area. Have you tried ice, e-stim (electrotherapy with a tens) or even muscle massage over the area? Also, I would recommend that you stretch the trapezius muscle as well. Finally acupunctu

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