Shoulder conditions can limit normal day-to-day activities and cause severe, debilitating pain. The most common injuries to this area involve the rotator cuff. Shoulder conditions can happen as a result of personal injury, sports injury, overuse, old age, genetics, and autoimmune disease. In this blog, we will discuss all the shoulder conditions that involve the muscles, bones, joints, ligaments, and tendons. We will also cover the various shoulder surgeries and noninvasive procedures that are used to treat such injuries. Furthermore, our posts will include some holistic and functional medicine information, tips, or research to help keep your understanding of the shoulder condition well-rounded.
This condition is a tear of the labrum in the shoulder joint. The labrum is a ring of cartilage around the shoulder socket that stabilizes the head of the humerus. A SLAP tear occurs at the point [...]