-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- Tennis elbow is an overuse injury that
causes inflammation of the tendons that join the muscles of the
forearm on the outside of the elbow.
Athletes aren't the only ones who stress the forearm muscles,
however. Painters, plumbers, carpenters and computer users also may
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons suggests how to
alleviate the pain of tennis elbow:
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