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Yesterday I did some pushups about 200 and dumbells. I woke up with horrible shoulder pain! What to do? I can also only sleep for 5-6 hours. I'm 18 male

Yesterday I did some pushups about 200 and dumbells. I woke up with horrible shoulder pain! What to do? I can also only sleep for 5-6 hours. I'm 18 male

Take it easy!: If is just soreness it will get better in a few days. If the pain is still there after 2-3 days, then you may have a sprain/strain and you should visit your doctor for an evaluation. Always make sure you are using proper form and technique when exercising and don't increase your intensity and frequency too much. Start slow and go slow to avoid injuries. Www. Otwithmd. Com. ...Read more

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Shoulder Pain (Definition)

Shoulder pain is multifactorial. It can be from bone issues -- like arthritis. It can be from muscle tendon issues -- like a torn rotator cuff, or when a tendon is inflammed. It can also be from nerve issues -- like a bulging disk in your spine. Each diagnosis ...Read more


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What can I do to alleviate shoulder pain in my arm while I do push-ups?

What can I do to alleviate shoulder pain in my arm while I do push-ups?

Avoid deep push ups: While it may be a better workout to go all the way down in your pushups, if this is causing shoulder pain it may help to stop before your elbows go behind your back. Keeping your elbows in front of you will put less stress on your shoulder. ...Read more

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Tuesday gone did 40 pushups left should pain since then swelling and pain when moving my shoulder pain from shoulder to elbow pain at night awakes me?

Shoulder pain: This is likely a strain type injury. Recommend rest, ice, compression, and an over the counter anti- inflammatory (ibuprofen or naproxen). If symptoms continue after this treatment for 2-3 weeks, seek consultation with orthopedic surgeon ...Read more

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Type 2 diabetic from 8 years, bad left shoulder pain in push-ups and flat bench press, uric acid normal, cbc normal, please advice meds for muscle cramp?

Type 2 diabetic from 8 years, bad left shoulder pain in push-ups and flat bench press, uric acid normal, cbc normal, please advice meds for muscle cramp?

Rest: And short term NSAIDs topical or oral May provide relief. Assuming your blood work is normal would assume your workouts are not helping. If no improvement with conservative measures, May need imaging to rule out any rotator cuff tears that may be addressed surgically ...Read more

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Please help! Pain in shoulder when I touch and move it. What could be wrong?

Please help! Pain in shoulder when I touch and move it. What could be wrong?

Complex Joint: The shoulder is a complex joint, & many conditions/ injuries (rotator cuff injury, bursitits, tendonitis, labral pathology, etc).Can cause pain/ weakness. Some injuries of the soulder occur due to acute injury and some are from overuse. Ii suggest you see an orthopedist for a complete exam.

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What to do if I have a sharp pain in shoulder when throwing a baseball with velocity.?

What to do if I have a sharp pain in shoulder when throwing a baseball with velocity.?

Throwing pain: Pain with overhand throwing in a 45 year old may be as simple as a tight capsule in the back of the shoulder. This can be simply treated with stretching. More significant injuries may be a tear of the labrum or rotator cuff tendons. You should be evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in shoulder problems. ...Read more

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I'm on Intuniv. My right arm started feeling heavy last morning. Doesn't affect me during day. Slight pain in shoulder when arm moved over body.

Shoulder pain: Please make an appointment to see your Primary doctor about this. If you have to wait a day or two please go to the Emergency facility. ...Read more

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Pain in shoulder. When I lift my arm straight over my head the pain goes down arm to elbow.?

Pain in shoulder. When I lift my arm straight over my head the pain goes down arm to elbow.?

Thoracic outlet: Thoracic syndrome is a condition that is caused by compression of nerves or blood vessels. See your PCP for final diagnosis, treatment or referral. ...Read more

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Hurt my left arm swinging a baseball bat. Left arm is now longer than my right even though I'm right handed. Pain in shoulder when I move it. Diagnosis?

Hurt my left arm swinging a baseball bat. Left arm is now longer than my right even though I'm right handed. Pain in shoulder when I move it. Diagnosis?

Subluxation?: Pain with movement, arm longer than other and the way you hurt your arm makes it possible you subluxated your shoulder. Visit your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Beilateral shoulder pain?

Many possibilities: Bilateral shoulder pain can be from many sources: tendonitis, instability, rheumatoid arthritis, frozen shoulder, referred pain from the cervical spine, etc. Less likely, it could be from a nonorthopedic condtion. If the pain is significant, then it's time to your see doc and move forward with some diagnostic and treatment options. ...Read more

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What can cause shoulder pain?

Many Things: You can learn more at http://www. Theshouldercenter. Com/shoulder-pain. Htm
shoulder pain can have multiple causes including pain that actually originates elsewhere and is called referred pain. ...Read more

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What does shoulder pain mean?

What does shoulder pain mean?

Many things: Mostly that you are strained or injured the soft tissues of the shoulder joint. ...Read more

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What could cause shoulder pain?

What could cause shoulder pain?

See below: There are many causes, but the most common are an injury or irritation to the rotator cuff muscles/tendons, arthritis in the shoulder joint, or a pinched nerve in your neck. See your physician for a complete work up. ...Read more

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What can I do for shoulder pain?

What can I do for shoulder pain?

Hard to say: Without more detail about your pain, what may have caused it and the dysfunction associated with it. Different types of pain have different causes and different treatments. It's very suboptimal for someone to give you a generic answer for shoulder pain without having a better understanding of what's causing it. An evaluation in person is necessary for appropriate guidance. Best of luck. ...Read more

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What can cause my shoulder pain?

What can cause my shoulder pain?

Shoulder Pain: Most common causes of shoulder pain are inflammation, SLAPS tears, Rotator Cuff tears, and shoulder dislocations. If you are having pain make an appointment to see an Orthopaedic shoulder surgeon for an examination and treatment options. Hope this helps. Take care, Joe Wilson. ...Read more

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What do I do about shoulder pain?

What do I do about shoulder pain?

Shoulder pain: Find out the cause by seeing a Dr. Then use recommended treatment. ...Read more

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How can I treat my shoulder pain?

Vague shoulder pain: Try range of motion stretches, anti-inflammatories, and heat pads. If you had a history of a specific injury, then have it seen by your family doctor first. ...Read more

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What to do about my shoulder pain?

What to do about my shoulder pain?

See below: There are several causes of shoulder pain. You will probably want to see your physician if your pain is lasting greater than 2 weeks. Initially a short course of rest, ice, and compression will usually calm the pain down. If this does not help your physician may prescribe anti-inflammatories and physical therapy. Sometimes injections can be used to help decrease the pain and facilitate therapy. ...Read more

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Horrible shoulder pain, what to do?

Can be many things: There can be many causes for your shoulder pain and you need it formally evaluated. The number of etiologies is large. These YouTube videos may be of some help in at least giving you some understanding.
https://www. Youtube. Com/watch? V=0o90YoI1o7w
https://www. Youtube. Com/watch? V=7zAZniMHzAk
(7 minutes into the second video). Good luck. ...Read more

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How can I relieve my shoulder pain?

How can I relieve my shoulder pain?

Depends on cause: Depends on cause. Get it checked once the cause is determined, the treatment can be recommended. ...Read more

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Shoulder pain from mild to severe?

Can't tell: There can be many causes for your shoulder pain and you need it formally evaluated. The number of etiologies is large. These YouTube videos may be of some help in at least giving you some understanding.
https://www. Youtube. Com/watch? V=0o90YoI1o7w
https://www. Youtube. Com/watch? V=7zAZniMHzAk
(7 minutes into the second video). Good luck. ...Read more

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How should I treat my shoulder pain?

How should I treat my shoulder pain?

NSAIDS, ice, heat...: Pain, stiffness, and inflammation can be relieved with over-the-counter medications like advil or aleve (naproxen). Follow directions on label. Ice for about 45 minutes will address inflammation and swelling, never apply ice to the skin, always over a towel or clothing. Follow this by heat for about 20 to 25 minutes to help soothe and relax tight muscles. Gentle range of motion and stretching exercises. ...Read more

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What can cause severe shoulder pain?

Many causes possible: Ultimately a formal history and exam by an orthopedic surgeon is probably the best option for correct diagnosis. Many things can cause severe shoulder pain such as rotator cuff tears, bursitis/tendinitis, labral tears, shoulder instability, frozen shoulder, fractures, arthritis, contusions/direct trauma, cervical spine and nerve impingement in the shoulder as well. ...Read more

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How can I stop chronic shoulder pain?

Treatment: When you have chronic shoulder you have to find the cause of it, and treat it. Go and see orthopedic surgeon have him exam your shoulder and find out what is the problem and start enjoy life with no pain. Thank you. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat shoulder pain?

You have to find the: Reason for the pain and treat it, so tell me what kind pain is burning pain, dull achy pain, any numbness in the same side, what other things you have beside pain, did you had x-ray. ...Read more

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Shoulder pain, should I be concerned?

Shoulder pain, should I be concerned?

Depends: You would need to describe the pain more specifically. What type of pain (sharp/dull), where exactly does it hurt, what activities make it better or worse, constant pain or pain that comes and goes. The best thing to do is to have your doctor examine your shoulder. ...Read more

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Shoulder pain sometimes when I move it?

Without being able: To examine you and/or take a full history of the problem, it will be impossible to suggest a diagnosis or treatment. You need to see a health care professional for an evaluation, examination and perhaps some x-rays. Make an appointment today. ...Read more

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I have shoulder pain. What's caused by?

Shoulder pain: Most likely due to a soft tissue injury in the shoulder. This may be due to overuse or muscle strain. It could however be a rotator cuff tear/injury. I would suggest rest, ice and oral otc nsaids. If it persists see your pcp. ...Read more

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Can there be shoulder pain due to cold?

Can there be shoulder pain due to cold?

Let me explain: Cold it is a virus infection it could effect the joints. This effect should not last more than few days, if it did please check it out. ...Read more