Tag Archives: Pain

What can cause pain in the hand or wrist?

Hand pain is often the result of a recent injury or from overusing the hand or wrist. However, persistent or reoccurring pain in the hand may be the sign of an underlying condition. In this article, we describe the possible causes of pain in the hand and when to see a doctor. We also cover… Read More »

13 Medical Reasons for Your Shoulder Pain

Conditions Medical reasons for shoulder pain can range from a pulled muscle to a rotator-cuff tear to a heart attack or even lung cancer. Here’s what to look for. Rotator-cuff injury Albina Glisic/Shutterstock If your shoulder hurts enough for you to see a doctor, there’s a good chance the medical reason is you have a… Read More »