The pain shoulder blade can give an individual is often caused by previous injuries. Sometimes pain from past injuries remains. One reason that pain remains after the injury has healed is because scar tissue can build up. When a lot of tissue builds up it can restrict movement and cause pain. Another reason that pain can be caused from a past injury is because sometimes people don’t allow their injuries to heal properly. They don’t rest it long enough and this can cause it to not heal right or not fully heal so it can cause pain and problems in the future. Also when an injury is not allowed proper recovery it is more prone to accidents later. The same injury can occur and more easily because it didn’t fully heal the first time. The injury is more vulnerable and the individual is more likely to experience pain that remains.