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Dislocated jaw

A dislocated jaw can be caused by forceful yawning or from an impact or force such as in a vehicular accident or being punched in the face. The jawbone fits into a joint on every side of the head and ends up dislocated if the bone slides out of these joints. Other activities that can […]

Snapping hip

Snapping hip is a condition that often affects dancers. The condition causes a snapping sound and sensation around the hip joint. The condition can be internal or external. External – this is usually felt at the outside of the hip and triggered by the muscle fibers of the tensor fascia lata or gluteus maximus that […]

Trapezius strain

A trapezius strain causes difficulty in moving the shoulders in any direction. It is also difficult to perform any overhead activity without triggering discomfort or pain. The trapezius muscle is one of the biggest muscles in the body and works daily. It is triangular and passes via the neck and shoulder up to the middle […]