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It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
Is periforme muscle spasam after childbirth treatable ? Have had pain 4 nearly 5 years now with no help. Relief only from nsaids. Tx
Yes: Piriformis syndrome can be due to nerve root irritation associated with the sciatic nerve. If physical therapy modalities do not help, then the cause needs to be diagnosed and treated. Possible causes include lumbar radiculopathy, hip issues, sacroiliac joint dysfunction, or variant anatomy of how the sciatic nerve runs around/through the pyriformis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What's the best medicine for thigh pain?Not sure if it's a pinched nerve or muscle spasam. I just know it's been hurting for 3 days. Extremely achey!
Thigh pain: There are many reasons for this pain, but nsaids and stretching with positional changes multiple times per day is probably best for now. Try to continue with activities as usual, except for strenuous lifting and lost of bending, to prevent things from getting worse. Wait for about a week before seeking help if you can tolerate it... Good luck! ...Read more
Hi i have just been diognosed by a maxifollist as muscle spasam in my gums where theres no teeth what can ease pain ps need apallet and gum sheild tha?
My left foot middle toes keeps locking im scared, my foot feels numb kinda is it like a muscle spasam this just happen suddenly please help :(?
Can a muscle spasam in neck and back cause stress and severe strain on eyes specially while sleeping?
Diet ; exercise: More muscle needs a program of weight lifting as well as a balanced diet, ; protein supplements during ur heavy workouts ;on ur light days do cardiovascular exercises, also adequate sleep. C an atc @ a health club and get set up with a program tailored 2 ur needs ; abilities. ...Read more
Resistance training: To build mass, work the muscle group in question hard. Maximum resistance, 8-10 repetitions per set, three sets, 3-4x/week. Several different types of exercise. Creatine and an electronic muscle stimulator if okay by your physician. Eat sensibly and moderately with enough lean protein. Anabolic steroids give mass but harm you as a person. ...Read more