Many adults are familiar with carpel tunnel syndrome and other overuse problems stemming from repetitive motions of the hands and wrists. But, few people know that those overuse syndromes can affect kids, too. The word “Nintendo Thumb” was coined a few years ago when physical … [Read more...] about “L” Marks the Spot for Kids and Overuse Syndromes
Piriformis syndrome, which is a diagnosis, can literally be referred to as a “pain in the butt.” It describes an occurrence of buttock pain with specific tenderness in the center of one side of the buttock area. This pain can also radiate to the back of one thigh. The word … [Read more...] about Piriformis Syndrome is a Pain in the Butt!
For every new parent, the joys of watching a child grow in the first several years of life is both extremely rewarding and awe inspiring. The changes and growth between infancy and three years of age is unlike any other time. For the parent, however, this is one of the most … [Read more...] about Kids and Your Aching Back