Tag Archive | Healing

How Long Does Lateral Epicondylitis Take To Heal?

How Long Does Lateral Epicondylitis Take To Heal?

How long does it take to fully recover from a Lateral Epicondylitis injury? Some injuries seem to only take weeks to heal, while others take months or even years – What is the reason for such a disparity of recovery times? And is there a way to speed up your Tennis or Golfer’s Elbow healing […]

PRP – Does The Shot Help Athletes Heal Faster Or Is It Just Overpriced Hype?

PRP – Does The Shot Help Athletes Heal Faster Or Is It Just Overpriced Hype?

Perhaps the most famous sports event that brought the medical acronym “PRP” into the media spotlight was the 2009 Super Bowl. Just weeks after suffering a sprained medial collateral ligament, Pitts… Sourced through Scoop.it from: uofmhealthblogs.org PRP appears to hold great potential for treating Tennis Elbow and other muscle, tendon and ligament-related sports injuries – At least its growing […]

Braces For Elbow Pain From Golf And Tennis?

Braces For Elbow Pain From Golf And Tennis?

Braces that apply pressure on the muscles below the elbow may help relieve “golfer’s elbow,” pain on the inside of the elbow, and “tennis elbow,” pain on the outside. Aches & Claims looks at the evidence. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.wsj.com There may be plenty of evidence that braces help relieve the pain from Golfer’s […]

Is Exercise The 1st Priority In Healing Medial Epicondylitis?

Is Exercise The 1st Priority In Healing Medial Epicondylitis?

When it comes to treating an injury like Medial Epicondylitis / Tendinosis (Golfer’s Elbow) one of the first things we usually hear is: “Better do some exercises for it!” But, the question I’m posing is: Are rehab exercises really a top priority when it comes to the tendon healing process? (And should you actually start […]

Why Isn’t Your Tennis Elbow Injury Healing?

Why Isn’t Your Tennis Elbow Injury Healing?

VIDEO 4 In The “Two-Minute Tennis Elbow Tutorials” Series If your Tennis Elbow hasn’t improved in several months or longer you’re probably wondering why it hasn’t healed by now – Or if it’s healing at all!… Chances are, you’re finding out (the hard way, with great frustration!) it’s not enough to treat it drugs, ice, […]

Tennis Elbow Braces: For Pain Relief, Yes – But What About Healing?

Tennis Elbow Braces: For Pain Relief, Yes – But What About Healing?

See on Scoop.it Tennis Elbow Braces: Good For Pain Relief – But What About Healing? The Tennis Elbow brace was in the news recently, in the Wall Street Journal. The claim being that they can relieve pain – But isn’t the real question: “Do braces help the injury HEAL?” See on Storify: Tennis Elbow Braces: Healing […]

Will A Tennis Elbow Brace Help You HEAL? [Video]

Will A Tennis Elbow Brace Help You HEAL? [Video]

A Two-Minute Tennis Elbow Tutorial Video The issue is not whether braces, bands and other supports can relieve Tennis Elbow pain – Many treatments and remedies can temporarily relieve pain. The real question is: Will wearing a support help your injury HEAL better and faster?