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Difficulty Reaching Overhead (Overview)

One of the primary motions required to "reach overhead" is the ability to abduct your shoulder. In shoulder abduction, the arm is moved away from the body allowing one to do overhead activities. Two of the more common conditions that can lead to difficulty abducting the shoulder are a frozen shoulder and a rotator cuff tear. In both conditions, patients can have difficulty in overhead activity.


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Use of pressure masturbating for years. Lack of sensitivity and sustainable erections, difficulty reaching climax. Any way this can be fixed? Thanks

Use of pressure masturbating for years. Lack of sensitivity and sustainable erections, difficulty reaching climax. Any way this can be fixed? Thanks

Please see a: urologist for proper diagnosis and treatment. There are a number of possibilities, e.g., hormones, vascular issues, psychological issues, etc. There are also a number of reasons to hope for a good outcome. peace and good health. ...Read more

Difficulty Reaching Overhead (Overview)

One of the primary motions required to "reach overhead" is the ability to abduct your shoulder. In shoulder abduction, the arm is moved away from the body allowing one to do overhead activities. Two of the more common conditions that can lead to difficulty abducting the shoulder are a frozen shoulder and a rotator cuff tear. In both conditions, patients can have difficulty in overhead activity.


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What are the different treatments for difficulty with urination?

What are the different treatments for difficulty with urination?

Depends ?cause: Treatment depends upon cause of difficulty such as urinary incontinence or urinary obstruction. Urinary incontinence may require exercises, medications, catheterization or surgery such as bladder suspension, urethral slings or artificial sphincters or bladder augmentation. Obstruction by prostate - medication, transurethral resection cystoscopically, robotic or open prostatectomy. Stricture by tui. ...Read more

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How to prevent big prostate causing difficulty urinating?

How to prevent big prostate causing difficulty urinating?

Visit your doctor: Prostate growth is genetic. However, maintaining a sensible diet and monitoring your belly circumference has been shown to improve prostate health. Also, as you grow older, you will notice that caffeine and sulfites (teas, coffees, wine) need to be moderated because they exacerbate urinary symptoms. See your doctor for more information. ...Read more

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Is difficulty getting pregnant a genetic problem?

Is difficulty getting pregnant a genetic problem?

Possibly: Infertility factors such as polycystic ovarian syndrome and endometriosis has a genetic basis. Also low sperm counts can run in some families. Ovulatory abnormalities related to premature ovarian failure can be passed from mothers to daughters. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Difficulty reaching overhead?

What is the definition or description of: Difficulty reaching overhead?

Abduction: One of the primary motions required to "reach overhead" is the ability to abduct your shoulder. In shoulder abduction, the arm is moved away from the body allowing one to do overhead activities. Two of the more common conditions that can lead to difficulty abducting the shoulder are a frozen shoulder and a rotator cuff tear. In both conditions, patients can have difficulty in overhead activity. ...Read more

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Why am I having excruciating pain in flank with deep breath or reaching overhead on that side.Urgency and frequency. History of UTI but never painful.

Why am I having excruciating pain in flank with deep breath or reaching overhead on that side.Urgency and frequency. History of UTI but never painful.

Here are some ...: What you currently feel may not related with UTI, instead, more likely related with respiratory muscle-related causes such as pleurisy, musculoskeletal or neuromuscular origins. So, collect & bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, & progress over time to Doc for analysis, physicals, possible tests do to deduce possible Dx for proposing Rx. ...Read more

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Im 23 and for the past week during sex I been having difficulty reaching my orgasm and sometimes keeping a full erection this has never happened?

Im 23 and for the past week during sex I been having difficulty reaching my orgasm and sometimes keeping a full erection this has never happened?

See my remark: I want you yo relax.This is a recent happening ,there may be an recent underlying cause,anxiety ? a minor discord,Of course orgasm does not occur with flaccid penis. You are young,you will get over this "hump" ...Read more

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Have no difficulty reaching orgasm via masturbation, but great difficulty via intercourse or stimulation by another person. Any ideas to resolve?

Have no difficulty reaching orgasm via masturbation, but great difficulty via intercourse or stimulation by another person.  Any ideas to resolve?

Missing the big "O": what are you doing to yourself that your partner isn't?? - may be related to not enough stimulation of your penis during sex. Try anyone of the lubricants marketed to enhance pleasure. foreplay may also help. Is there a concern on your part for unintended pregnancy - it may also be a mental "block" issue. Try different positions as well good luck. ...Read more

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Use of pressure masturbating for years. Lack of sensitivity and sustainable erections, difficulty reaching climax. Any way this can be fixed? Thanks

Please see a: urologist for proper diagnosis and treatment. There are a number of possibilities, e.g., hormones, vascular issues, psychological issues, etc. There are also a number of reasons to hope for a good outcome. peace and good health. ...Read more

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Shoulders hurt, both side paining, cannot raise my arms for a long time & no overhead presses, clicking sound, pain going to hands. Whats the problem?

Shoulders hurt, both side paining, cannot raise my arms for a long time & no overhead presses, clicking sound, pain going to hands. Whats the problem?

See details: It is difficult to determine a specific cause from your brief description but tendinitis and rotator cuff issues, bursitis and even arthritis would be potential explanations. See an orthopedist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I am a 42 year old mail and have trouble reaching climax. Sometime don't at all. What could the problem be?

I am a 42 year old mail and have trouble reaching climax. Sometime don't at all. What could the problem be?

Many issues here: There are many reasons to blame for difficulties in reaching climax or engaging successfully in sexual activity. My advise is to consult with a family doctor first regarding general issues of health maintenance, but also with a psychiatrist or therapist regarding mental health concerns. ...Read more

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I'm healthy, active and in perimenopause. Hard time reaching orgasm, new problem. Used lube, still takes long time. Bloodwork normal. Any help?

I'm healthy, active and in perimenopause.  Hard time reaching orgasm, new problem.  Used lube, still takes long time. Bloodwork normal. Any help?

See a doctor: See a primary, gynecologist or urogynecologist. Recommend evaluation of medication conditions such as diabetes, nerve disorders, back disorders....that could be contributing. If no medical issues, then your brain is your largest sex organ. Find things that stimulate your brain. Practice makes perfect. ...Read more

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Pain in my right leg reaching up to hip what could be the problem?

Pain in my right leg reaching up to hip what could be the problem?

For diagnosis see>Dr: Some of the possible causes include lumbar radiculopathy, arthritis of the hip and trochanteric bursitis. Tenderness on pressing deeply on the side of your hip suggests bursitis. Pain on moving the hip in various directions may indicate arthritis. Pain radiating down your leg on trying to touch your toes suggest radiculopathy. See> http://abt.cm/1CvlgDP and http://bit.ly/1O3SPPH ...Read more

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I'm having difficulty finding contacts that are 13.8 diameter. Why is it so hard to find?

I'm having difficulty finding contacts that are 13.8 diameter. Why is it so hard to find?

Not a limiting size: Contact lens fitting depends upon the powers needed and the internal curvature of the lens. The diameter is a less important feature. If the other parameters match your eye, the lense is comfortable and you see well, then don't worry about the diameter. Discuss this with your ophthalmologist to get the best fit. ...Read more