Category Archives: hip pain

It’s Poor Medical Care If The Doctor Isn’t Asking These 8 Questions.

(Print this out, fill it in before your appointment.) Where is your pain? When did it start? How bad is it? What kind of pain is it? (sharp, dull, aching, burning etc.) How often do you feel the pain? (is … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Get Your Doctor to Listen to You About Your Pain.

5 Ways to Get Your Doctor to Listen to You About Your Pain. Organize your symptoms to make it easy for them to categorize pain in the way they learned to diagnose your condition. Write down the following (and provide … Continue reading

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Hip pain at night

If you have pain on the side of your hip at night, it might be due to bursitis (inflammation of a bursa). What is a bursa? A bursa is a small fluid filled cushion, usually quite flat, similar to a … Continue reading

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What causes hip pain?

Chronic hip pain is hard to describe, but the cause is easier to uncover if the right questions are asked. This leads to the correct diagnosis, and a better chance for pain relief. Health care professionals are taught to ask … Continue reading

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