Hip Bursitis or Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain - Topic Overview
Bursitis or a tendon injury (tendinopathy) can cause pain at the side of your hip when you rise from a
chair and take your first few steps, climb stairs, drive, or lie down
with direct pressure on the side of the hip. See a picture of
bursitis of the hip.
To prevent and ease hip pain during work, play, or daily