Pain

Slipped (Herniated) Discs – What Causes It?

By Dr. Pramod Saini, Orthopaedics Also called slip discs or ruptured discs, herniated discs refer to those problems involving the protrusion of spinal discs through cracks in the tough exterior. They can cause much irritation in the nerves and could amount to excessive pain or numbness in the corresponding leg or arm.…

Migraine – Is Homeopathy Successful In Treating It

By Dr. G.R. Agrawal, Homeopathy A migraine is a type of headache in which only one side of your head hurts. These headaches tend to be pulsating or throbbing in nature. You will also feel nauseated and become extremely sensitive to light as well as sound. The intensity of a migraine will…

Arthritis and Rheumatism: Homeopathic Treatment for Them

By Dr. Krishnarajsingh Thakur, Homeopathy, Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic disease caused due to the abnormal swelling of the various joints within the body. Most commonly affected areas are knees, shoulders elbows, knuckles and other joints. It is not only a painful condition but may worsen to become severely debilitating. Causes and…

5 Exercises To Deal With A Tennis Elbow

By Dr. Santosh Kumar Upadhyay (P.T), Physiotherapy, Due to over activity and strain, sometimes the muscles in the forearm and tendons become damaged and sore leading to a condition called tennis elbow. If you suffer from tennis elbow, moving your elbow can be excruciatingly painful. However, there are exercises that you can…

5 Complications Of Open Wounds

By Dr. Archit Aggarwal, Dermatology, An open wound is one which involves a breakage in the body tissue which affects the skin. There may be various kinds of open wounds, such as: 1.Abrasion 2.Incision 3.Laceration 4.Puncture 5.Avulsion Causes of open wounds 1.Rubbing or scraping of the skin. This is one of the major…

4 Reasons Behind Burns

By Dr. Sandesh Gupta, Dermatology, Burns are common injuries faced by almost everyone at some point of their life. Most burns are recoverable without serious health consequences depending on the degree of injury. However, some burns can be more dangerous as they might lead to excess damage of the skin cells. Such…

Tips To Treat Pain In The Biceps

By Dr. K J Choudhury, Pain Management, The muscle that is present in the frontal region on the upper part of the arm is called the bicep. Bicep pain is usually brought about by muscle straining, tearing or irritation of the tendon connecting the biceps. Causes behind pain in the biceps Some…

Tennis Elbow – 5 Exercises To Deal With It!

By Dr. Deep Arya, Physiotherapy, Due to over activity and strain, sometimes the muscles in the forearm and tendons become strained and sore leading to a condition called tennis elbow. If you suffer from tennis elbow, moving your elbow can be excruciatingly painful. However, there are exercises that you can do in…