How Long Does It Take for Repetitive Strain Injury to Heal?
Title: How Long Does It Take for Repetitive Strain Injury to Heal?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/1/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/1/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Exercise and Fitness General)
Source: MedicineNet Exercise and Fitness General - October 1, 2021 Category: Podiatry Source Type: news

‘It’s difficult to live a normal life’: MS patient denied drug in NHS postcode lottery
Steven Brooks took fampridine as part of a trial but was later told the treatment was no longer availableMS charities decry UK postcode lottery for ‘life-changing’ drugSteven Brooks ’s ability to walk improved significantly when he took the multiple sclerosis drug fampridine for nine months as part of a clinical trial. However, the 67-year-old former butcher’s health has declined since the trial ended and he could not get the drug on the NHS from his local hospital in Essex , because it hasnot been approved for use in England.“I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in my mid-30s when I had numbness in my right h...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Denis Campbell Tags: Multiple sclerosis Society Health Medical research Science Essex England NHS UK news Disability Hospitals Health policy Politics Public services policy Source Type: news

Golfer’s Elbow exercises: What is Golfer’s Elbow and how do you treat it?
GOLFER'S Elbow is a painful condition, commonly caused by repetitive strain from golf. How do you treat Golfer's Elbow? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Tip: Preventing Repetitive Strain Injury
-- Repetitive strain injury (RSI) stems from prolonged repetitive, forceful or awkward movement of the same muscles, says the University of Michigan. The effects of RSI may include pain, weakness, numbness or poor motor control. To help prevent RSI,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 24, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Preventing Repetitive Strain Injury
Title: Health Tip: Preventing Repetitive Strain InjuryCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/24/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/24/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General)
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General - October 24, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: news

Living With Repetitive Strain Injury
MONDAY, July 29, 2019 -- Repetitive strain injury (RSI) can affect anyone who uses his or her hands a lot and repeats the same movements over and over again. It can develop whether you ' re working at a computer all day or spending hours of leisure... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 29, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Living With Repetitive Strain Injury
Title: Living With Repetitive Strain InjuryCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/29/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/29/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 29, 2019 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Is Your Hand Pain Arthritis, Carpal Tunnel or Something Else?
FRIDAY, March 1, 2019 -- You use your hands nearly every minute of the day, so any time they hurt it ' s important to find out why. Certain conditions can affect people who do the same hand movements for hours every day. Repetitive strain injury can... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 1, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause pain in the hand or wrist?
There are many possible causes of pain in the hands or wrists, including injuries, repetitive strain, cysts, and arthritis. Some home remedies may help relieve the discomfort, but a person should see a doctor for severe, persistent, or reoccurring hand pain. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

UNISON launches campaign to combat musculoskeletal injuries
Today is national RSI – or repetitive strain injury – awareness day and UNISON is taking the opportunity to launch a campaign for better management of all musculoskeletal injuries.  The union has conducted research into a random sample of 50 claims made by UNISON members that have occurred because of musculoskeletal injuries. We found that 90% of such claims were caused by basic failings in risk assessments, while 21% of the claims were caused by staffing difficulties, with staff often being forced, to single-handedly manually lift loads that required two people or more to do it. And one of the most common reaso...
Source: UNISON Health care news - February 28, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: News activists health and safety RSI Source Type: news

What Type of Conservative Treatments Can Help for Plantar Fasciitis?
Discussion The plantar fascia consists of 3 bands of dense connective tissue that originates in the medical calcaneal tubercle and inserts into the base of each of the 5 proximal phalyanxes in a fan-shaped distribution. It acts as a shock absorber and reinforces the medial longitudinal arch as the foot undergoes forward propulsion. The -itis in plantar fasciitis (PF) is a misnomer as it is not an acute inflammation but is a chronic degenerative process involving the plantar fascia aponeurosis of the foot usually at the medial tubercle of the calcaneous. Repetitive strain seems to cause microtearing which then causes a repa...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 17, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Eight exercises for tennis elbow
Tennis elbow is a repetitive strain injury in the forearm. A person can usually treat it at home with rest and over-the-counter medication. Exercises that strengthen forearm muscles can also help ease the pain and prevent tennis elbow from reoccurring. Here, we describe eight exercises for tennis elbow rehabilitation. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy Source Type: news

Construction and deconstruction of masculine identities among metalworkers with RSI/WRMD - Saldanha JHS, Lima MAG, Neves RDF, Iriart JAB.
This study aimed to reveal how metalworkers experience prolonged incapacity for work due to repetitive strain injury/work-related musculoskeletal disorder (RSI/WRMD) and the impact of chronic illness on the construction/deconstruction of masculinity. A qua... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Is your reading room a pain in your neck?
Is the radiology reading room a fundamentally unhealthy environment for radiologists?...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 6 life lessons for radiologists from Roger Federer Sonographers remain vulnerable to musculoskeletal pain Can the reading room go from sedentary to svelte? How to train movement to live, work, and play pain-free Repetitive strain injury common among breast imagersComments: 3/22/2018 1:28:32 PMBalint I have a probably somewhat related problems. I don't know if I'm alone with this but on days when I read exclusively cross-sectional imaging I always start to experience a gritty sensat...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 22, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Meta-Analysis Confirms 'Tennis Elbow' as Occupational Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Repetitive strain doesn't just affect the wrist (Source: MedPage Today Allergy)
Source: MedPage Today Allergy - March 17, 2016 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news