What is the best treatment for a Charley Horse and how did it get that name?
GUARENTEED TO STOP "CHARLIE"S:
If we are talking about Charlie Horses when you are pregnant, or even if your NOT pregnant, I can give you a GUARENTEED way to stop them INSTANTLY!
If you have a "charlie" in the calf of your leg, or in your foot, place the bottom of your foot FLAT on a cold window, or wall... It sounds crazy, I know, but it WORKS! It takes the pain away INSTANTLY!
When I was pregnant, I got "charley's" ALL the time... My mother, who heard it from HER mother, and so-on, and so-forth, gave me this unforgettable advice, which I am now, passing onto YOU!
A Charlie Horse, also known as a "dead leg", is a bruise on your quadricepts muscle of the thigh, also a muscle cramp in the leg or foot is called a "Charley Horse".
The most common cause being over-working your muscles, also, a lack of potassium, or calcium in your blood.
Etymology of the "Charlie Horse"
It is said that maybe the term "Charlie Horse" came from a baseball player by the name of "Charlie "Old Hoss" Radbourn" who is sad to have suffered from cramps. Also, another story, is about a horse named Charley that used to work at Comiskey Park, the Chicago White Sox's ballpark.
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