What are the best exercises for Patella Tendinopathy
Patella Tendinopathy Overview This is a very painful injury that causes sharp pain at the front of the knee, typically where the Patella tendon attached to the patella. It is less commonly found in the mid portion of the tendon. It your reach down to the tip of your kneecap, closest to the foot this…Read more
What is Iliotibial Band Pain?
What is the iliotibial band (ITB)? The ITB is a very strong structure which is confusing as it is not definitively a tendon, ligament or just a dense fibrous connective tissue. In reality it is all three. It is a tendon by definition because it connects a muscle, the tensor fascia lata, to bone. It…Read more
Exercises for calf strains
Calf Strains are an injury that plagues runners but they are also consistently found in all sports that require rapid transitions of speed. There are a number of factors that can influence why someone gets a calf strain. It is important to get a correct diagnosis from a health professional before beginning any of these…Read more