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Articles posted in November, 2013

Weight training and shoulder pain: subacromial impingement syndrome

Shoulder pain caused by subacromial impingement can sideline a recreational weight lifter.  Research shows that weight training predisposes individuals to impingement, and that specific exercises are to blame. If you train recreationally with weights, and have seen a physiotherapist for shoulder pain, then you’ve probably suffered from shoulder impingement (technically…