Arthritis

What Are The Causes & Complications Of Rheumatoid Arthritis?

By Apollo Clinic, Bora Service, Guwahati, Multi Speciality Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition characterized by inflammation of the joints. It also affects other organs of your body such as lungs, eyes, heart and skin. It occurs when your immune system attacks the tissues in your body. Following are the causes and…

Rheumatoid Arthritis – Know Signs Of It!

By Dr. M Wali, Internal Medicine Rheumatoid arthritis is an auto-immune disorder which causes abnormal swelling of the body joints due to a sudden attack to the joints by the immune system of the body. This disorder is fairly common in the body parts that are more frequently used such as the…

Arthritis – Ayurvedic Approach To Deal With It!

  By Dr. Pankaja Chavan, Ayurveda Arthritis is a disorder that is characterized by inflammation of the joints. This disorder usually develops after the age of 65; however, it does not mean that people from other age groups aren’t at any risk whatsoever. Obesity is one of the major triggers of this…

Symptoms And Treatment Options Of Rheumatoid Arthritis!

  By Dr. Sanjeev Kumar “Chhaparia”, General Physician Rheumatoid arthritis is an auto-immune disorder which causes abnormal swelling of the body joints due to a sudden attack to the joints by the immune system of the body. This disorder is fairly common in the body parts that are more frequently used such…

Rheumatoid Arthritis – Let Us Know The Facts!

  By Dr. C. Lakshmikanth, Rheumatology Autoimmune diseases are the result of a defective immune system where the immune system erroneously attacks the healthy tissues and cells of the body. Rheumatoid arthritis is a kind of autoimmune disease where the immune system attacks the lining in the joints. It is accompanied…

Magnesium Deficiency – How Does It Affect Your Body?

By Dt. Mrs. Maithili Kelkar, Dietitian/Nutritionist We all know about magnesium as a mineral, but what most individuals do not know is the fact that it is a very important mineral for our bodily health. Magnesium is involved with more or less 300 complex metabolic processes in our body, thus earning the…

Everything You Need To Know About Shoulder Arthritis!

By Dr. 7 Orange Hospital, Multi Speciality Shoulders are one of the most mobile joints in the human body. There is a possibility of them becoming unstable. One painful condition which affects shoulder joints is Shoulder Arthritis. Shoulder Arthritis usually has symptoms such as limited range of motion and joint pain. The different…

Osteoarthritis Of Knee Joint – What Should You Know?

By Dr. Kunal Makhija, Orthopaedics In medical terms, Osteoarthritis is referred to a disease of the joints. It mostly affects the cartilage or the slippery tissue, which helps to cover the ends of bones in a joint. A proper cartilage helps in gliding of the bones one over the other. In osteoarthritis, the cartilage’s…

Rheumatoid Arthritis – Lets Clear Some Misconception About It!

By Dr. Sarvajeet Pal, Rheumatology   Autoimmune diseases are the result of a defective immune system where the immune system erroneously attacks the healthy tissues and cells of the body. Rheumatoid arthritis is a kind of autoimmune disease where the immune system attacks the lining in the joints. It is accompanied by…

Hip Pain – What Causes It And How Can It Be Treated?

By Dr. Lekhraj Patidar, Orthopaedics The hip joint is an important joint of the body that is used to withstand continuous motion, stretching and wear and tear. There is a cushion of cartilage in the hip joint which prevents friction of the bone ends. The wear and tear of the cartilage occur primarily…