Do Your Knees Hurt During or After Driving?

Experiencing knee pain during and immediately following driving is a common problem especially on long trips or in stop-and-go traffic. If that pain is located at the front of your knee under your kneecaps, you may be suffering from chondromalacia patellae (also known as CMP). This condition is characterized by the degradation of the protective cartilage that sits under your … Read More

Swimmer’s Shoulder: Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment

It is extremely common for swimmers to experience some problem with one or both of their shoulders at some point during their swimming career. Swimming miles in the pool each day and perfecting the same stroke can easily aggravate the shoulder joint causing wear and tear. These overuse injuries are known as “swimmer’s shoulder” and often develop when athletes are … Read More

Anterior Knee Pain in Athletes: Osgood Schlatter Disease

Anterior knee pain is a common affliction in people of all ages and particularly athletes, who are more prone to injury from repetitive motions such as jumping, quickly changing directions, and bending the knee. This is the first in a series of posts that will examine some common causes of anterior knee pain. Each post will describe causes, symptoms and … Read More