PainScience.com Sensible advice for aches, pains & injuries
 
 

Articles about Specific Painful Problems

Where does it hurt? Best-of-breed guides to common injuries & other painful problems, from runner’s knee to back pain to fibromyalgia

See also the about page, complete article index, sitemap, or reader's guides for patients & professionals.

The main painful topics on PainScience.com are stubborn pain problems like trigger points (poorly named, but incredibly common, and often confused with muscle strain), neck pain and low back pain (of course), and repetitive strain injury, like plantar fasciitis or IT band syndrome.

But that’s the tip of the iceberg, and there are dozens of other articles treatments and therapies, the nature of pain, and much more.

Head, neck & throat

Back, chest & torso

Shoulders, elbows, wrists & hands

Legs, knees & feet

Anywhere … or everywhere!

Problems that complicate pain (usually either more or less than people think)