Shoulder conditions can have a profound impact on quality of life, your family, and friends. There are a wide range of shoulder conditions, and you will find simple and informative articles about many of those conditions in this section.
Every person is different, so symptoms of conditions may present differently for different people. Symptoms also vary depending on the condition, its severity, location, and other factors.
The shoulder allows for a wide range of movement. Any time you shrug your shoulders, raise your hands, or reach for anything, you're taking advantage of the fact that your shoulder joints allow for a lot of movement. This is possible because of bones, ligaments, muscles, and tendons working together in the joints of the shoulder.