Images for Knowing Ankle Diagram to Overcome Ankle Sprain
Ankle diagram - Ankle sprain is one of the injuries that often happens. Almost all people have experienced this kind of injury. Let alone, those who love sports, they may often experience ankle sprain. This injury happens when you unintentionally twist your ankle and after a while your ankle becomes swollen and you feel pain. Then, that means you have sprained you ankle. You get ankle sprain. When you sprain your ankle, it means that your ankle ligament may be torn. Thus, it is swollen.
Ankle diagram: Treating and overcoming
Ankle is a joint that connects leg and foot. This joint consists of three different bones. Those three bones are tibia, fibula, and talus. Tibia is bone that supports human’s weight when standing. When we are standing, our weight is focused to this part of our ankle. This part of ankle is a kind of inner bone. The inner bone is joined with the outer bone called fibula which allows human to walk, run or even jump. Ankle is also supported by some ligaments which attach and connect to those bones that have been mentioned, tibia and fibula.
So, when we sprain our ankle, in which part of the ankle does this injury happen? Well, ankle sprain is a kind of injury that happens to our ankle ligaments. When we do sports, like playing soccer or running, we may sprain our ankle. Treating and overcoming ankle sprain is easy actually, yet we have to give the right treatment otherwise this ankle sprain may become severe. Do not massage the ankle sprain. Massaging ankle sprain can make it more severe.
There is a method to treat ankle sprain well. We can use RICE method to treat our sprained ankle. What is RICE method? RICE stands for Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation. This is important for us to know the steps of treating ankle sprain well. First step that has to be done is resting our sprained ankle. Do not walk, do not move our ankle. Next, the injury part is given and treated using ice. This step can relieve the pain of ankle sprain.
After that, compress the sprained ankle using ace bandage. This step can relieve the swollen part of the injury. The last step is elevation. Lift the sprained ankle higher than our chest. This method also can relieve the swollen part. This method can work even better when we at least know the ankle diagram.