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Abdominal Pain Management – First Aid and Precautions

Abdominal pain

Almost everyone will experience having abdominal pain or more commonly known as a stomach pain at one time or another. However, since the stomach is only one of the several organs in an area of the body unprotected by bones or other hard tissue, it is best viewed as abdominal pain.  Such pain can be caused by simple gastrointestinal cramps ... Read More »

Runner’s knee

Torn calf muscle

It is a known fact that runners, jumpers and other athletes put substantial stress on the knees. Runner’s knee basically refers to certain medical conditions that cause pain around the front aspect of the knee. It includes conditions such as patellofemoral misalignment, knee pain syndrome and chrondomalacia patella. Causes of Runner’s knee As a complex structure, the knee is also ... Read More »