Muscle disease

Achilles Tendinitis – Causes Behind It!

By Dr. Amit Shridhar, Orthopaedics The Achilles tendon is one of the longest tendons of the human body, which binds the calf muscles to the bones of the heel. Intense pressure put on the Achilles tendon as a result of extreme physical activities such as running or jumping might lead to extremely…

Homeopathic Remedies for Leg Cramp Relief

By Dr Prashant K Vaidya , Homeopathy As we get older we become more prone to experiencing leg cramps, although, leg cramps can happen at any age i.e. in youngsters, due to some heavy work out or when playing games. Most muscle cramps develop in the leg muscles; particularly in the calf.…

All about Dermatomyositis

By Dr Sandesh Gupta , Dermatology Affecting both adult and children alike, dermatomyositis is a very rare inflammatory skin disease characterized by muscle weakness and a distinct skin rash. It is more prominent in females than in males. Symptoms- Common signs and symptoms include: 1. Muscle Weakness – Muscles affected include those…