Articles

What Is Bursitis?

by

Bursitis means inflammation of the bursa. A bursa is a sac-like structure that contains a lubricating fluid. When a bursa is repeatedly irritated, the body begins to deposit calcium spicules in that location, causing pain.

Read this Article

Filed Under: Bone & Joint Health

How Conventional Physicians Treat Bursitis

by

The most common conventional therapies for bursitis are cortisone injections and ultrasound therapy. While cortisone may help the pain, it does carry risk. Ultrasound therapy, however, is safe and can be a great help in stubborn bursitis cases.

Read this Article

Filed Under: Bursitis