The New Tennis Elbow

We’ve all heard about tennis elbow, and similar repetitive strain injuries. Well, it seems the medical community has discovered a new one. Centenarian Arm.

People celebrating special birthdays like 100 are more numerous than in the past, and they tend to be given special parties with lots of guests. All these guests want to congratulate the old geezer personally, and that requires a shaking of the hand. With all that shaking we well-wishers almost tear the poor guy’s arm off, and this leads to the above mentioned affliction.