About 4% of people are affected at some point in time. Osgood–Schlatter disease causes pain in the front lower part of the knee. Intense knee pain is usually the presenting symptom that occurs during activities such as running, jumping, lifting things, squatting, and especially ascending or descending stairs and during kneeling. Risk factors include overuse, … Continued


Relative contraindications for the use of lymphatic pump treatments include fractures, abscesses or localized infections, and severe bacterial infections with body temperature elevated higher than 102 °F (39 °C). The American Medical Association listed D.O.s as “cultists” and deemed M.D. consultation of D.O.s unethical from 1923 until 1962. In 1988, Petr Skrabanek classified osteopathy as one of … Continued