Day: October 1, 2017

Arm Pain or Injuries

What causes pain in the arm? Arm pain. Arm pain is defined as discomfort or pain experienced anywhere throughout the arm, and it can include pain in the wrist, elbow, and shoulder. Arm pain can occur due to a variety of different causes. The most common causes are injury or overuse. Definition. By Mayo Clinic Staff. Arm pain can be caused by a wide variety of problems, ranging from joint injuries to …

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Arthritis

ar·thri·tis ärˈTHrīdəs/ noun painful inflammation and stiffness of the joints. Arthritis is very common but is not well understood. Actually, “arthritis” is not a single disease; it is an informal way of referring to joint pain or joint disease. There are more than 100 different types of arthritis and related conditions. People of all ages, sexes and …

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Anxiety Disorders

anx·i·e·ty aNGˈzīədē/ noun a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome. “he felt a surge of anxiety” synonyms: worry, concern, apprehension, apprehensiveness, uneasiness, unease, fearfulness, fear, disquiet, disquietude, inquietude, perturbation,  agitation, angst, misgiving, nervousness, nerves, tension, tenseness.    Anxiety is a normal reaction to stress and can be beneficial in some situations. It can alert us to dangers and help us prepare and …

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