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Tennis Elbow
What is it?
Inflammation of the tendon which joins the muscles of the forearm to the lower end of the upper arm bone is known as tennis elbow. Tennis is only one of many activities that can provoke the condition. Other repetitive actions such as typing, bricklaying, lifting can also cause tennis elbow.
Symptoms:
Inflammation of the tendon.
Conventional Practice:
Tennis elbow can be a persistent and troublesome complaint, if the sufferer continues the activity. Massage, painkilling tablets, steriod injections, injections of local anaesthetic, and strapping or elastic support around the elbow may all help.
Alternative Treatments:
  Osteopathy
  Osteopathy aims to diagnose and treat medical problems in the framework. These problems may be caused by injury or stress. Osteopaths believe that when the structure of the body is sound, it will work just like a well-tuned engine. Osteopaths use their hands for massaging and manipulating the framework to restore normal, more comfortable function. More Info
  Massage
  Therapeutic massage has grown into the art of creating and maintaining the best possible health for its devotees. It does this by relaxing, stimulating and invigorating mind and body. More Info
   



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