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How Do I Lift Weights After Separating My Shoulder
Weights shoulder: One should wait until there is adequate healing of the separation. Consultation with an orthopaedic surgeon, sports medicine specialist and/or physical therapist for a proper shoulder rehabilitation program will be helpful for technique and timing. While many shoulder separations are treated without surgery, surgery is commonly recommended for some more severe injuries. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i lift weights with mild neck and shoulder stiffness and pain. Been going on for about 2 weeks?
Intense pain in my right shoulder when I try to lift weights on an incline bench. I literally cannot lift any weight w/out intense pain. Rotator cuff?
Possibly!: If you can localize your pain ot the top (near ac joint) of the shoulder then consider ac joint as the source of pain. Certainly, other causes, such as rotator cuff tears cannot be ruled out unless proper evaluation and work-up by an orthopedist has been performed. Please see an orthopedist. In the meantime avoid any painful activitity, ice the painful area, consider the use of antiinflammatories. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Be careful: The artificial parts of a total shoulder arthroplasty are not as durable as the native joint. The more you use them the faster they will wear out. This has been clearly shown in hip and knee replacements. I would expect it to be no different in shoulder replacements. I would stick to low weights and intensity lifting. Talk to your surgeon for clarification. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I think I may have pulled a muscle under my shoulder, when I stretch my arm it hurts, I lift weights would it be best if i stop till it feels better?
Sprain/rotator cuff: The most common cause of shoulder pain and impingement of abduction and overhead reach in the setting of weight lifting is a rotator cuff tendinitis or tear of the conjoint tendon. A PT can evaluate your range of motion. Rest, ice and topical NSAID creams and patches available at drugstores are very effective. If impingement persists you may need an MRI and sports/Ortho referral. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I play baseball, noticed my shoulder pain 2 weeks ago. It only hurts when i throw, but no pain or weakness when i lift weights. What's wrong?
Haven't played softball in 1 month but shoulder pain is intense&constant. Can't sleep on it, lift things or put weight on it. Help?
I've have bursitis in my left shoulder for about three weeks now, I feel better now, is weight training going to make it worse? Or am I safe to lift?
After an accident my left shoulder has this clicking and problem where it gives way. Weights are an issue as i can't lift thing beyond my head. I'm 17?
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