Prevalence of Frozen Shoulder in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes

An article in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation had some published statistics that surprised me.  The authors were wanting to know the prevalence of frozen shoulder in Type 1 diabetics, and they found that almost 60% of patients with Type 1 diabetes over 45 years old had frozen shoulder, and of those people, 73% had it…

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Shoulder pain linked to increased heart disease risk

Date: December 27, 2016 Source: University of Utah Health Sciences Summary: After all the lifting, hauling and wrapping, worn out gift givers may blame the season’s physical strain for any shoulder soreness they are feeling. It turns out there could be another reason. A new study finds that individuals with symptoms that put them at…

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