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Ouch! 5 Common Causes of Shoulder Pain

From arthritis to rotator cuff damage, why your shoulders may hurt and possible treatments

En español l All shoulder pain is not created equal. You can have chronic tenderness, pain from short-term injuries or just plain wear-and-tear aches from age. Dealing with the problem depends largely on the cause of the pain — and its severity. Below are five of the most common causes, along with some treatment options. … Back to Article

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