AC Joint injuries happen when the ligament that holds the acromioclavicular joint together at the top of the shoulder is torn or sprained.
When the bursae in your shoulder become inflamed or irritated it is known as Bursitis of the shoulder. Bursae are small liquid sacs that act as cushions between the joints. Bursitis of the shoulder can cause discomfort or pain.
The term Degenerative Disc Disease is somewhat a misnomer as it is not actually a disease but is actually just the term associated with the structural degradation that occurs naturally in your spine as your age.
DeQuervain’s Tenosynovitis is a condition will cause extreme pain in the tendons of your wrist closest to the thumb.
Within your shoulder the bone in your upper arm sits in a cup like part of your shoulder blade and in the event of a dislocated shoulder the arm bone is forced out of the socket. Due to wide range of mobility, the shoulder is the joint most susceptible to dislocation.
An overuse injury is any kind of joint or muscle injury, like a stress fracture or tendinitis that happens from repetitive micro-trauma to the joints, tendons, and bones. Overuse injuries ultimately result in injuries like tennis elbow, runner’s knee, shin splints, and achilles tendinitis.