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Forum: Injury Recovery And Prevention

Learn how to prevent and injury, or deal with one you already have.

Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: *** OFFICIAL INGUINAL HERNIA RECOVERY Thread ***

This thread is dedicated to hernias, hernia recovery, hernia survivors, success stories. I am here for any MISCer or BB.com member if you need motivation help, advice, encouragement, words of wisdom, hints, tips, tricks, or just a fellow friend who truly knows what you are going through....

ShoulderBrah‎, 04-06-2011 02:45 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: The Complete Shoulder and RC Injury Article

Here's an article that I've alluded to a few times that I had been working on. It's finally finished. I hope you like the final product. If you have any suggestions or comments, please let me know. I'd be happy to hear constructive criticisms on the article. My goal with this article was to make a...

BernieD‎, 07-13-2005 07:45 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: TheBroBrah's Guide To Correcting Excessive APT.

For those of you who don't know, APT stands for "Anterior Pelvic Tilt". I recently fixed my APT, i had it pretty bad, definitely a lot worse than most people. How did i get it? Playing video games 24/7 for 2 years straight. Sedentary lifestyles are the biggest cause of APT. Jobs where you are...

TheBroBrah‎, 01-15-2011 01:14 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Quit doing your own bench liftoffs!!!

I've been in and out of numerous ortho offices the past 6 months trying to rehab a myriad of shoulder issues. A posterior labral tear being the root issue. I was unsure of the exact cause of the tear until I saw a surgeon that really understood bench form and how it relates to shoulder health. I...

davisj3537‎, 03-20-2014 07:03 PM
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Arrow Sticky Thread Sticky: FOLLOW your DOCTOR'S ORDERS

This subforum is for discussing strategies to get you back in the gym after you've received the green light to do so from your attending physician. There is no internet substitute for in-person, professional diagnosis and treatment of injuries. If you make a post asking about doing anything...

ironwill2008‎, 01-18-2015 10:33 AM
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Arrow Sticky Thread Sticky: General Forum Rules

Welcome to the Bodybuilding.com Forums It is our hope that the members of the forums will help each other in providing motivation and information to those looking to reach their fitness goals. To protect our members and the forums, the following rules are effective in all sections. Please take...

anonymous‎, 05-19-2014 09:12 AM
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Unhappy Tennis Elbow Post Recovery Tenderness & Rehab

So guys, after suffering from Tennis Elbow for 3 long years, I saw some folks using a supplement, whose contents were similar to GNC Triflex. Now although triflex is not directly related to muscles, its intake did help me a lot, in conjunction with the physiotherapy. Now I have been working with...

fitnessrichie‎, 12-01-2021 09:45 PM
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Question Anyone lifting with mitral valve prolapse?

I'm 25 and I have mitral valve prolapse with none-to-mild regurgitation and mild tricuspid regurgitation. Doctor said I can live life like a normal person and I should keep exercising, so I'm not restricting myself at the moment. Not enough athletes are speaking out about this condition but it's...

wolfosx‎, 12-03-2021 04:43 PM
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"Weightlifter's Shoulder" - Distal Clavicle Osteolysis - Resection Surgery

Well guys, I haven't found any concrete evidence on the internet that this surgery works well, but I decided to take one for the team, and go through with this surgery. My problem was this: http://shoulderpaininfo.com/shoulderACOsteolysis.html . This thread is dedicated to documenting my recovery...

grebnehtor‎, 05-11-2007 08:06 PM
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Do I have winged scapula?

Hey there :), can someone tell me if I should be worried about my scapula? I haven't experienced any discomfort in my shoulders or anything when training, I've only had one small injury on my right shoulder when I first started doing dips but that was long ago and now I feel fine. I mainly train...

rammer17‎, 11-28-2021 09:37 AM
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Shoulder dislocation exercise and face pulls hurt shoulder

I have pain during pressing movements and lateral raises so I started doing shoulder dislocations exercise (its when you have a straight stick or broom or smt like that and with straight arms you move it over your head back and back on the front) and face pulls. Shoulder dislocations hurt my...

DeusVult777‎, 11-28-2021 10:09 AM
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Chiropractors?

For those of you who have been to a chiropractor, how effective are they at treating your injuries? I'm currently looking to going to one for my lower back pain from a sprain I had.

Tasp‎, 02-06-2008 06:51 PM
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Poll Poll: Injury risk based on parameters

Find below four possible scenarios: A | B | C | D Reps 3 | 5 | 10 | 20 Sets 32 | 20 | 12 | 8 Weight(kg) 125 | 117 | 100 |80 If we take the bench press, as an example, in scenario A we would be doing 32 sets of 3 reps...

Sun tzu‎, 11-24-2021 05:24 AM
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Chest pain - doesn't seem like pec strain

Been having chest pain for months, right side only. My physician chalked it up to a grade 2 pec strain, said no chest exercises for 4 weeks. This pain appeared DAYS after weight training. It did not occur while training. No improvement for months. I'm starting to doubt the diagnosis for these...

Brozef‎, 02-16-2015 10:01 AM
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Help with forearm tendonitis

How can i cure this? Its in my left forearm towards the biggest part of the brachioradialis. Keeps me from being able to perform hammer curls or reverse ez bar curls or any pronated pulling movement. Ive taken time off from gym and any lift that aggravates it but its not going away. Are there...

livindagym‎, 11-09-2021 11:27 AM
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How hard is it to get a referal to physical therapy?

Has anyone requested it and been denied by their GP, or requested it and gotten it without an MRI? I saw a sports doctor 5 years ago who ordered an MRI, saw the damage, and then ordered physical therapy. He also ordered no running or jumping, just heavy squatting. The physical therapist said...

Darkius‎, 10-16-2021 04:00 PM
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My lower spine hurts today...why?

I've felt similar pain in years past, so I think it will go away again. My last workout was Friday. I wonder if my trainer failed to identify anything wrong with my posture during stiff leg deadlifts, or if it was the bosu ball spinal extensions that did it. No pain Saturday, only today. I...

Darkius‎, 11-21-2021 03:17 PM
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Labrum Tear (SLAP Tear): My Experience

Wanted to do a write up on my experience with a labrum/SLAP tear since reading threads on BB helped me a lot as I was researching and trying to learn more. This is a long write up, but I want to be thorough. I know for me it really helped to read about others experiences, so I wanted to provide...

bbergsteinsson‎, 11-13-2019 10:53 PM
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Pinched nerve in neck w/R side weakness

Hello everyone, I had an MRI yesterday C5-6 central stenosis C6-7 severe right and moderate left foraminal stenosis! I have zero strength on any pushing exercises, my right tricep is not firing at all and now my right pec muscle is atrophied. My wife told me when we were getting ready for...

firenuck‎, 12-30-2020 08:13 AM
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Torn labrum on MRI, but lifting/pressing heavy without pain

So about three or four months ago, I fell off my snowmobile cutting the first path over a 6 foot snow bank. It was a pretty lame fall, at very low speeds, and I didnt think much of it. My shoulder felt pretty banged up, but made decent progress over the first month, but I am still unable to sleep...

TonySturch‎, 05-29-2015 09:25 AM
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Something "popped" when doing leg press

I was doing leg presses today, and when I brought the weight down, I accidentally let it down too fast, and my thighs pushed in to the bottom of my rib cage rather hard. Something made a popping sound on my right side, and it caused a good deal of pain. It now hurts when I inhale deeply, or if I...

maninblk266‎, 02-25-2009 11:33 AM
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