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Surgery-Free Treatment for Rotator Cuff Injury

A retired orthopedic surgeon sought noninvasive relief for a rotator cuff injury. Oral and topical treatments are helping…no surgery in sight!


Shoulder Pain: Beware the Common Surgery That Doesn’t Help

If you have shoulder pain, you might get the wrong diagnosis and then have surgery that’s no more effective than physical therapy!


When Shoulder Pain Won’t Go Away

Use these latest therapies to get the best results… When you’ve got a painful shoulder, you’re reminded of it many…


The Best Dairy Foods for Diabetes Prevention

Is butter back? Not if you want to eat to beat diabetes. Even a modest extra daily serving of butter,…

Pain Relief in Motion

Is Shoulder Pain a Rotator Cuff Tear? Don’t Trust Your MRI

I have been treating people with shoulder pain for what feels like forever. In most cases, they can’t remember a…