Bone disorder

Common Bone Problems In The Old Age!

By Dr. S . Kumar, Orthopaedics With aging, body suffers loss of functions with the muscular and skeletal systems. Especially vulnerable are the bones as many elderly people suffer from loss of strength and fragility increasing the chances of fractures. Let’s look at some of the common bone related disorders in the…

Bone Problems In The Elderly!

By Dr. Sanjay Kapoor, Orthopaedics With aging, body suffers loss of functions with the muscular and skeletal systems. Especially vulnerable are the bones as many elderly people suffer from loss of strength and fragility increasing the chances of fractures. Let’s look at some of the common bone related disorders in the elderly.…

What Do You Know About Osteoporosis?

By Dr. Parveez Siddiqui, Internal Medicine Your bone is a living tissue that constantly undergoes the cycle of breakage and replacement. Osteoporosis is a condition wherein the rate at which new bones form cannot match up to the worn out bones, thus making the bones fragile and brittle. Osteoporosis mainly affects the wrist, hip or spine…

Causes, Treatment And Prevention Of Bone Infection!

By Dr. Kiran Chouka, Orthopaedics Bone infections or osteomyelitis (inflammation of the bones) is a rare disorder but a severe one. Bones can either be infected because of open surgeries or infections from other parts of the body may affect the bones via the bloodstream. It is usually caused by a bacterium…

Bone Problems In The Elderly!

By Dr. Mohammad Ahmed, Orthopaedics With aging, body suffers loss of functions with the muscular and skeletal systems. Especially vulnerable are the bones as many elderly people suffer from loss of strength and fragility increasing the chances of fractures. Let’s look at some of the common bone related disorders in the elderly.…

Bone Infections – How To Avoid Them?

By Dr. S . Kumar, Orthopaedics Bone infections or osteomyelitis (inflammation of the bones) is a rare disorder but a severe one. Bones can either be infected because of open surgeries or infections from other parts of the body may affect the bones via the bloodstream. It is usually caused by a…

Osteoporosis – How To Tackle It?

By Dr. Sanjay Alle, Orthopaedics Osteoporosis is a condition which usually results due to a decrease in bone density. In this condition, the bones become weak and brittle. Fractures are a common result of osteoporosis. Usually, symptoms or signs do not show up until the condition progresses to its advanced stages. Since…

Bone Infections – Know Factors That Makes You More Vulnerable!

By Dr. Nitesh Priya, Orthopaedics Bone infections or osteomyelitis (inflammation of the bones) is a rare disorder but a severe one. Bones can either be infected because of open surgeries or infections from other parts of the body may affect the bones via the bloodstream. It is usually caused by a bacterium…

Bone Infections – How To Treat And Prevent It?

By Dr. Ashwani Maichand, Orthopaedics Bone infections or osteomyelitis (inflammation of the bones) is a rare disorder but a severe one. Bones can either be infected because of open surgeries or infections from other parts of the body may affect the bones via the bloodstream. It is usually caused by a bacterium…