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What is Frozen Shoulder & Will I Get It?

What is Frozen Shoulder & Will I Get It?

Understanding Frozen Shoulder No one really understands why some people develop a frozen shoulder, while others do not. For some reason, the shoulder joint becomes stiff and scarred, eventually causing you to lose movement of your arm. Approximately 3% of the population will be affected by frozen shoulder. It primarily affects  people between 40 and 60 years of  age, and is twice as likely to affect  women, especially menopausal women, than men;  certain diseases increase the incidence of frozen  shoulder, especially diabetes and thyroid diseases. Frozen shoulder may also arise from an injury to the area. Frozen shoulder will often resolve gradually without intervention, but  this may leave you to […]