Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis – How Can You Get It Treated Well?

By Dr. Manoj Jain, Orthopaedics Osteoarthritis is a Non Inflammatory disease that affects many joints, knee joint most common. In normal joint, a firm, rubbery material called cartilage covers the end of each bone. Cartilage provides a smooth, gliding surface for joint motion and acts as a cushion between the bones. In Osteoarthritis,…

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…

Debunking Wrong Notion About Arthritis!

By Dr. Vishnu Sharma, 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 diseases.…

Arthritis – Clearing Misconceptions About It!

By Dr. K Shanmuganandan, 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 diseases.…

How Shoulder Arthritis Is Diagnosed?

By Dr. Sunil Kumar Dash, Orthopaedics 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 forms…

5 Ways Physiotherapy Can Help Manage Cervical Osteoarthritis!

By Dr. Anuradha Sharma, Physiotherapy Cervical osteoarthritis is also known as cervical spondylosis. It is a medical condition which involves changes in the joints of neck, bones and discs. This is generally caused due to the deterioration of the muscles owing to old age. With age, the cervical spine breaks down and…

Bone Disorders In The Elders – Know The 4 Types!

By Dr. Shyam Bhairi,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.…

Things You Must Know About Arthritis!

By Dr. Prashant K Vaidya,Homeopathy Arthritis can often be a debilitating condition which can really affect your daily functioning. In most cases however, it is a painful condition that affects your joints and bones. Most people report pain and stiffening of the joints which slowly becomes worse over time. Although there…

How To Treat Arthritis Through Ayurveda?

By Dr. Anu Goyal,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 condition.…