Muscle and Joints First Aid Treatment

Soft tissue injuries

First Aid for Soft Tissue Injuries

Soft tissue injuries include bumps, and bruises (contusion) and small tears of muscles (minor strains) or of ligaments (minor sprains). Tissue injuries may be caused by direct or indirect trauma resulting to tissue dysfunction and may result to pain, inflammation and internal tissue stress. The injury would usually result to functional disabilities. Contusions, mild strains …

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Overview of Disability

A person is considered to have a disability such as a limitation of performance or function in everyday activities, if he or she has difficulty talking, hearing, seeing, walking, climbing stairs, lifting or carrying objects, perform activities of daily living or effecting working with the use of all extremities and senses. A severe disability is …

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Bursitis

Bursitis Health Byte [media url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MwjnSff7bog” width=”600″ height=”400″] Bursitis is a condition in which the bursa becomes inflamed and irritated. The bursa are membranes that are situated near joints, acting as a cushion or padding between the bone and muscle. The bursa allows the joint more flexible by reducing the friction between adjacent structures. Bursitis is …

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