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Dear Desk Jockeys:  Your shoulder pain isn’t shoulder pain.

Dear Desk Jockeys: Your shoulder pain isn’t shoulder pain.

It seems everywhere I go I hear people complaining about their shoulders.  Perhaps its because my ears are used to hearing my patients talk about their concerns, but it seems it doesn’t matter if I’m at the grocery store, the gym, a yoga studio, or out for the evening–everybody complains about their shoulders.  “I’ve got…

Ironman training: Many miles doesn’t have to mean many injuries.

Ironman training: Many miles doesn’t have to mean many injuries.

To many, competing in a triathlon is viewed as a monumental task. What most often consists of a ~500 yard swim, 10-15 mile bike ride and a 3 mile run is considered to be for those with elite fitness and that few men or women have a chance at finishing without your body completely breaking…

I thought I got rid of this problem. Why does it keep coming back?

Recently I have had several patients that I haven’t seen in a while approach me and say something along the lines of the following: “Hey do you remember that issue I had last year?  It’s back! What gives?!?!” I responded in kind with this: “Have you been occasionally doing the homework I told you to…

How much do you value your health?

How much do you value your health?

Today I came across this post on reddit and this about sums it up for so many people.  They have issues that have been snowballing for week, months, or even years but don’t like the idea of committing time, money or both to achieving their goal of feeling better.  Just as your pain slowly built…

Laptops: Easy to use, terrible for you.

Laptops are awesome.  They are lightweight, can be taken practically anywhere, and you can spend hours diving into the most ridiculous links on the internet (reddit and stumbleupon are my personal favorites to do this).  However, all of this awesomeness comes at a price. Either your shoulders are going to be rounded over for an…

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