Knee Arthritis

Arthritis – Know The Truth!

  By Dr. C. Lakshmikanth, Rheumatology There are many disorders about which we have a very general idea. For example, common names like diabetes, increased blood urea, hypertension makes the rounds of almost all households, and since they are so popular, people do not try to get into the core of these…

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…

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…

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…