Can walking worsen your hip bursitis?

Yes it can&more pain. Walking can make the symptoms like pain worse and increses the time to recover.It is better to rest.

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What are the best walking sneakers for hip bursitis and bad backs?

We are all different. There isn't any right answer. If you know a good podiatrist or orthopedic they may be able to recommend something specific for you. They can at least tell you terms regarding what your foot tends to do. How much do you pronate? Wide or narrow heel, wide toe box? Armed with that information some on line shoe places have customer comments that rate shoes by customers with the same issues. Read more...

Anybody had hip bursitis? Were you able to return to running eventually?

Most can return. The most common type of hip bursitis is trochanteric bursitis and occurs on the lateral (outside) side of the hip. Iliopsoas bursitis occurs on the anterior (front) side of the hip. Most do well with relative rest, rehab. Focused on strengthening and stretching and anti-inflammatories. Injections, especially those done under ultrasound gudiance, tend to be effective. A high % return to running! Read more...

15 y/o son may have hip bursitis, what would a recovery time table look like?

Hip Bursitis. ( Trochanteric bursitis)is often treated with a steroid injection which generally takes 2-3 days for full effect! If he is going the 'Physical Therapy"route" a week to 10 days ( Treatment=ultrasound and passive HEAT etc) Hope this helps! Dr Z. Read more...
Couple week. If the symptom persist more than couple week he should see his doctor for evaluation and treatment. Read more...

Is bicycling likely to cause hip bursitis? What about bicycling daily with a backpack weighing ~20 pounds? I bike ~8-12 miles per day, 6 days/week with such a backpack. Thanks.

Wear and tear. Any activity would create wear and tear effect unless you had a previous injury biking with or without backpack should strengthen your pelvis muscle and protect your hip if you are having problem with your hip have it checked before you resume vigorous activity because you might aggravate an injury good luck. Read more...
A thin person who- -wears tight fitting cycling pants can very well cause trochanteric bursitis. It often happens 2 those who wear tight jeans. It is a more likely cause than the back pack, but the extra weight causes U 2 work harder & that can B a contributing element, Pants, shorts, ,or mid-length. It's the tightness @ the hips. . Read more...

Do you feel hip bursitis in the groin?

Possibly. While groin pain is most likely related to the hip joint itself. The iliopsoas bursa is in that area and may be the source of a bursitis. Read more...

What are some treatments for hip bursitis?

Several options. Hip bursitis or inflammation on the outer part of the hip, can be treated successfully with a good stretching program, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications (nsaid's) and physical therapy. Occasionally cortisone injections are necessary and can help significantly a medical or orthopaedic evaluation with x-rays often the best place to start. Read more...
Varied. Treatments range from rest, heat and ice, phy. Therapy, oral meds, injection therapy, pain mgmt , laser pain therapy, custom foot orthotics. Read more...