Muscle Problem Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
4/26/2004
Parkinson's Drug Stills Restless Leg Syndrome

Pergolide helps patients steady their shaking limbs

12/15/2003
A New Drug for Multiple Sclerosis

Anti-epileptic drug helps control phasic spasticity

12/11/2003
The Mechanics of Muscular Dystrophy

Loss of key proteins linked to symptoms of most common form of disease

11/18/2003
Shocking Sore Shoulders Back to Health

Sound waves successfully treat tendonitis of the rotator cuff

11/2/2003
Ski Conditioning Must Start Before First Flake Falls

Pre-season workouts cut risk of injury

11/2/2003
Stretching Warms You Up for Cold Weather Sports

Keeps muscles loose and helps avoid injuries

7/19/2003
Serving Up Tips to Avoid Tennis Elbow

The right equipment, exercises help you dodge this disability

7/13/2003
Help for Heat Cramps

A few tips to prevent those painful episodes

7/4/2003
Coach's Corner

Keep your little league team healthy

4/28/2003
When You Blow That Putt

Scientists study golfer "yips," where hands shake or jerk during crucial shots

4/25/2003
Motor Problems Could Be Prelude to Alzheimer's Disease

Symptoms that mimic Parkinson's disease might spell trouble for seniors

4/3/2003
Botox Helps Kids With Cerebral Palsy

It relaxes muscles, study finds

1/24/2003
Wasting Away

Scientists identify gene that may be linked to emaciating disorder in very sick

1/14/2003
Spasticity Tougher to Treat Than Thought

Study says such stiff muscle cells differ greatly from normal muscle cells

10/9/2002
Botox Maker Seeks Approval to Treat Strokes

Study finds drug eases spasticity in stroke patients

10/5/2002
Girls Need to Learn to Run Like Boys

Study finds doing so cuts risk of ligament injuries

8/29/2002
Stretching Before Exercise Doesn't Do Squat

Study finds no benefit from limbering up before or after workouts

8/10/2002
Shedding Light on Pain Management

A new infrared device eases aches and pain, proponents say

3/5/2002
How You Sing a Refrain ...

Depends on muscle strain

1/21/2002
Bone Up on Muscle Facts

Things you may not have known

11/11/2001
The Strain of Motherhood

Lifting a growing child can cause chronic back pain, so beware

11/9/2001
Muscle Mania

Are you shivering or trembling?

9/28/2001
Shake, Rattle and Roll

Rally car drivers at high risk for extreme vibration injuries

9/14/2001
Train Your 'Hot Spots' to Avoid Injuries

Working on your balance and stability can help

8/30/2001
Stretch Before You Hit the Office

Sitting all day taxes the body

8/15/2001
Be Flexible

Stretching has many fitness benefits

7/2/2001
Stretch Your Way to Well-Being

Flexibility an important part of good health