Why does my shoulder hurt when I lift my arm? How do I relieve shoulder pain?
What is shoulder pain that radiates down the arm? Why are my shoulder and arm paining?
How long will my injured rotator cuff take to heal?
Is my shoulder hurting because of a pinched nerve?
These are just some of the questions that our team of physiotherapists across ReLiva Physiotherapy clinics answers frequently. This is because painful shoulder conditions are a relatively common occurrence nowadays.
A study reports that shoulder pain affects 18-26% of adults at any point in time. Symptoms can be persistent and disabling in terms of an individual’s ability to carry out daily activities both at home and in the workplace. Shoulder pain, therefore has large health care costs and a major impact on the health of affected individuals, including absence from work and disability.
That is why in this post, we have collated answers to questions about common shoulder problems and what can be done to treat them for pain relief.