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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charley_horse

Charley horse (or charlie horse) is a popular colloquial term in Canada and the United States for painful involuntary spasms or cramps in the leg muscles, ...

www.healthline.com/health/charley-horse

Jun 16, 2016 ... The contracting muscles don't relax for several seconds or more, and the pain can be severe. Charley horses that are severe enough can result ...

www.webmd.com/pain-management/muscle-spasms-cramps-charley-horse

Mar 31, 2017 ... WebMD explains muscle spasms, cramps and charley horses, ... The muscles of your calf or foot suddenly become hard, tight, and painful.

www.webmd.com/sleep-disorders/leg-cramps

Nov 29, 2015 ... If you've had a charley horse, you know the pain of a spasming, knotting muscle cramp.

health.clevelandclinic.org/2015/10/dont-let-foot-cramps-charley-horses-slow

Oct 28, 2015 ... Whether you call it a foot or leg cramp (aka “charley horse”), it's a common, somewhat mysterious pain that happens when a muscle gets ...

abcnews.go.com/Health/PainManagement/story?id=4561376

Apr 1, 2008 ... Gatlin isn't alone in her pain. Doctors confirm that nearly every patient they see, if asked, say they've experienced a charley horse. So, shouldn't ...

www.medicinenet.com/muscle_cramp_charley_horse_treatment_symptoms/views.htm

Anyone who has experienced a muscle cramp (charley horse) can attest to the fact that it can be quite painful. Muscle cramps or spasms occur when muscles ...

www.menshealth.com/health/nighttime-leg-cramps

Sep 2, 2015 ... Nighttime leg cramps, also called charley horses, peak in the summer. ... Discover what's behind this painful cramp, and treat it so you can get ...

www.thrillist.com/health/nation/what-causes-charley-horse-in-leg

Nov 28, 2016 ... A charley horse is a painful, involuntary cramp -- basically, a muscle spasm. When this happens, your muscles contract, or cramp up, causing ...