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What is Tennis Elbow?

Brian Yee PT, MPhty, OCS, FAAOMPT Tennis elbow is pain that occurs on the outside aspect of your elbow is traditionally due to repetitive overuse of the forearm musculature. Tennis elbow is common with people performing repetitive tasks with their hand and arms. This can include manual labor jobs, repetitive typing, or sporting activities. Tennis elbow pain can also be caused by elbow joint degeneration, a bursitis or nerve compression from the neck that causes referred pain to the elbow. Trigger points of muscles around the elbow can also cause referred pain in the elbow.     _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not…

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Are Your Shoes Really Helping You?

Are Your Shoes Really Helping You?

Athletic shoewear have recently gained a lot of attentionĀ for their role in assisting a personĀ to acheive a variety of health and fitness related goals. Skechers, being on of the first in the industry, have now come to the forefront of our attention again as some of their claims have been refutted.

Oftentimes we see patients who are flirting with shoes to solve an underlying biomechanical issue. In actuality the shoes are a “band-aid” and not solving the true physical issue at hand. Once the physical issues are resolved, the shoes become a means to assist instead of a failed solution. If you have questions regarding your shoewear and what it may or may not be doing for your health, please get in touch with one of the Motion Stability therapists!

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What a run Melanie!

We would like to congratulate Melanie Oudin for a great run at the US Open! Last night she lost to (9) Caroline Woziniacki in her first grand slam Quarterfinal event. We can’t wait to see how the future unfolds for Melanie as we all saw the maturity she has at 17, and the ability to beat the best. Good luck Melanie! _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not intended to replace or modify the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition. Please remember that the information and content, in…

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Oudin upsets Sharapova!!!!!!!

Congratulations once again to Melanie Oudin! This time, upsetting heavy favorite Maria Sharapova in a 3rd round match at the US Open! We are so excited for you Melanie! Good luck in the next round! _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not intended to replace or modify the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition. Please remember that the information and content, in the absence of a visit with a health care professional, must be considered as an informational/educational service only and is not designed to replace a physician’s…

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Melanie Oudin: US Open first round winner!

We would like to share our support for Melanie Oudin, as she won her first round match at the US Open yesterday, and will be playing the 4th seeded – Elena Dementiava tomorrow. Good luck Melanie! _________________________ Medical Disclaimer: Motion Stability has created and compiled the content on its websites for your information and use. This information is not intended to replace or modify the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition. Please remember that the information and content, in the absence of a visit with a health care professional, must be considered as an informational/educational service only and is not designed to replace a…

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