Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

About Knee Pain Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for About Knee Pain.

1SHARES
Ouch! Avoiding the Aches and Pains

Exercise beginners usually try to make up for lost time by going all out their first week. The result? Injury or intense soreness. Pain does not necessarily mean gain. Many injuries occur at joints, where bones meet and provide motion. An enormo...  Read more

Dietary Supplements for Osteoarthritis

When cartilage that cushions your joints begins to breakdown faster than your body can replace it, you develop osteoarthritis. Without this protective tissue, the bones in your joints rub together, causing pain, tenderness, swelling and stiffness. Lo...  Read more

The Healing Power of Touch

It's common sense that a hug at a stressful time, a handshake after an important meeting or just cuddling at the end of the day help us relax, leaving behind negativity and worry. Now researchers are investigating whether this feel-good energ...  Read more

Protecting Your Joints During Exercise

Exercise is good for your heart, helps with weight loss and provides a variety of health-related benefits. At the same time, exercise comes with a certain degree of injury risk, and depending on the activity, it can also put a lot of stress on your j...  Read more

4 Must-Do Strength Training Exercises for Runners

Runners are a breed all their own. I can say that because I am a runner. We can be quirky about our race rituals and to outsiders looking in, our lives seem to revolve around a "boring" sport of putting one foot in front of the other. But a...  Read more

Diabetic Nerve Pain
Updated 7/23/2015 5:23:52 PM

To the person asking help with Diabetic Nerve Pain. My doctor gave me Gabapentin 3 times a day and it has controlled the pain. You might ask your doctor if you may be prescribed this prescription....  Read more

I'm sorry you keep having knee pain! I hope the d
Updated

I'm sorry you keep having knee pain! I hope the doc can help you somehow!...  Read more

well I haven't walked in 2 days. Knee pain getting
Updated 7/19/2015 8:18:41 PM

well I haven't walked in 2 days. Knee pain getting in my way once again. But-- mentally I feel a lot better today. And honestly feeling thinner and more fit is great! Can't wait to meet my goals...  Read more

How do you handle joint pain? I need encouragemen
Updated 7/19/2015 9:34:55 AM

How do you handle joint pain? I need encouragement. Does it truly get better? I have 90 pounds to lose....  Read more

So upset. I woke up thinking the pain was gone but
Updated 7/18/2015 6:00:29 PM

So upset. I woke up thinking the pain was gone but it came back with a vengeance. I broke down and took a hydocodone. I feel amazing now, but I'm not going to risk much vigerous exercise as it's a potent painkiller....  Read more

Bad Knees?

Vitamin D is associated with bone health. Low levels of vitamin D may cause joint pain. Get a Vitamin D test if you suffer from knee pain. Losing just a few pounds can take pressure off your knees. Chronic pain is associated with dwelling on your pa...  Read more

Walking, Running or Working Out, Make Sure You Wear the Right Shoes

Getting the correct fitting shoes is part of my sucess. I have very flat feet. Not only that, I severely over pronate. That's part of the reason I was nick named Ducky when I was in the Marine Corps. You would think that I would need Motion Control...  Read more

Chronic Pain Warriors: We Will Win the Weight War

We will not let disease destroy all that is us! Pain/illness isolates but together we can meet goals of health and wellness despite complex physical/mental challenges, fears, and limitations....  Read more

Kneehab: 5 Yoga-Inspired Moves to Tune Up Your Knees

Knee pain can come on suddenly: a sideways blow in athletics or a nasty fall while stepping off a curb. But many knee issues creep up after years of poor alignment, which results in wear and tear and arthritis. No matter the cause, knee issues d...  Read more

85% of Us Are Wearing the Wrong Workout Shoes--Are You Among Them?

Although I'm able to give people advice about finding the best fit for a running or workout shoe, I have to be honest. When it came to workout shoes, I always chose style over support. In the store, I'd ignore things like cushioning, stability, and f...  Read more

Knee pain and PT

I contacted the orthopedic office in regards to my knee pain. They agreed with me that it is probably a tight IT band and recommended physical therapy. My first session is this Friday. I have scheduled three days a week until the end of July. I a...  Read more

Knee pain

Well for heavens sake, this knee is simply not healing but I am walking more. I'm going to investigate laser treatments and see if that will help. Yesterday I spent all day out and about. I ended up with over 2000 steps, pretty good for someon...  Read more