Category: Causes

What is Chafing and How to Prevent It

CHAFING WHAT IS SKIN CHAFING? Chafing is a skin irritation that can occur anywhere on the body, including the inner thighs, groin, buttocks, underarms and even on nipples. Skin chafing can range from annoying to an extremely painful burning sensation, and is usually the result of skin rubbing against skin or skin rubbing against cloth. […]

What Are Saddle Sores?

WHAT ARE SADDLE SORES? If you’ve spent any time on a bike, whether it’s a mountain, road or spin bike, then you are probably aware of the term saddle sore. But what does it actually mean?   Of course, cyclists aren’t the only ones who can suffer from saddle sores; horses also can get them, and […]