Can Cortisone Be Detrimental to Tendons?

Posted by on 3/6/2019 to Cortisone Injections
Can Cortisone Be Detrimental to Tendons?
A questions raised by many people who are dealing with tendon injuries; "Will cortisone help or hurt my situation?"...

Complications Can Arise From Steroid Injections

Posted by on 8/5/2017 to Cortisone Injections
Complications Can Arise From Steroid Injections
Too many people (and their medical team) seem to quickly opt for injections in management of pain. This does not come without many risks and side effects. Isn't it better to focus on healing versus temporary suppression of pain?

Will Cortisone Shots Actually Make Things Worse?

Posted by on 3/22/2017 to Cortisone Injections
Will Cortisone Shots Actually Make Things Worse?
Does cortisone can slow one's rate of recovery? At best, it may provide some very short term benefits in terms of pain reduction, but are those short term benefits worth the potential detrimental effects for the long term.