When muscular pain strikes it can make you afraid to move, making you feel trapped inside your body. The debilitating pain often associated with strains and sprains can affect people in many day-to-day situations.

Use our symptom checker to find out what type of pain you have - all you have to do is simply ‘hover’ over the part of the body where you are experiencing pain and ‘click’ with your mouse to find out more.

If pain worsens or persists for 3 days or more, consult a doctor.