Archive | February, 2016

Do I have a torn MCL?

The MCL is one of the main ligaments within the knee. This thick membranous band is situated on the interior of the knee joint which attaches at the femur and tibia. The MCL prevents forces that cause the knee to collapse inward. Always bear in mind that a sprained or torn MCL typically occurs during […]

What is weight-bearing pain?

Weight-bearing pain has been an upsetting problem that affects various joints in the body such as the knees, ankles, lower back, hips and the vertebral column. While walking, bending, running, twisting, standing and lying down, these body parts endure substantial pressure that can eventually lead to pain and injury. This is true during exercises that […]