Pain - knee
Knee pain usually results from overuse, poor form during physical activity, not warming up or cooling down, or inadequate stretching. Simple causes of knee pain often clear up on their own with self care. Being overweight can put you at greater risk for knee problems.
Knee pain can be caused by:
Athletes suffer their fair share of tendon problems. Most often there's knee pain from patellar tendon disorders or ankle pain from Achilles... Read more »
When someone tears the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) of the knee, surgery is almost always necessary. ACL reconstruction has been proven to return... Read more »
An injury to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) doesn't have to mean the end of an athlete's career. Advances in surgical treatment have made it... Read more »
Researchers from several large medical groups did a meta-analysis of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears. They looked to see which treatment... Read more »