What is Bursitis? Its Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

Bursitis involves inflammation or irritation of the bursa of a joint. The word bursitis comes from the word bursa and “itis” which means inflammation. A bursa is a small, synovial fluid containing sac surrounded by a membrane. These sacs act as cushions for the joints. Located in areas that are subject to friction, as when a muscle or … Read more

Brachialis Trigger Points and Referred Pain Patterns

Before reading about trigger points and pain from the brachialis muscle, you may want to find out more basic information about the muscle. As a primary elbow flexor along with the familiar biceps, the brachialis can be overworked by the same types of activities that overwork the biceps brachii, and perhaps even more so. Brachialis … Read more