Arthritis Treatment

Apart from pain, arthritis victims also encounter joint swelling, redness and stiffness caused by the inflammation. The origin and history of arthritis, especially rheumatoid arthritis dates back to the dinosaurs and the pre-historic times. In rheumatoid arthritis, diagnosis is done with the help of blood tests, reading the percentage of the RA factor in the blood as well as X-ray of the joints to assess the damage.

Apart from pain, arthritis victims also encounter joint swelling, redness and stiffness caused by the inflammation. The origin and history of arthritis, especially rheumatoid arthritis dates back to the dinosaurs and the pre-historic times. In rheuma ... More

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Physical dis-trophy

She having problem like she cant move any where before she was good and healthy but now the condition decreasing day bye day.i have been took her to lot of place for the cure but nothing happened if she want to go any where then we will have to go with her other wise she is not able to move any where and the disease known also as PHYSICAL MAYOPATHY .please give my reply if you have something for this decease please tell me.and even she cant lift any load in hand dear sir or mam. regards, syed md isarul haque

Broken femur

I broke my femur 7 months ago and an im rod was put inside the bone and now after 7 months my bone hasn't completely healed doctor said to use stick to walk how can i improve my healing process. Thanks.

Back spinal code pain

While sitting 10 to 15 minutes getting pain at back.d ay by day it is increasing.. unable to tolerate

Shoulder and back pain

I am having constant pain in neck and shoulders and lower back. I searched on Internet and read about Fibromyalgia. My symptoms look similar. I feel exhausted at end of day and it is not same as regular work related exhaustion. Do not feel fresh even after nights sleep. I feel stiffness of muscles around neck and more around face. I am not sure what exactly is the issue but it do not let me concentrate enough and that annoys me. Also I feel stressed. I am not sure if stress is due to this or this issue is due to stress. Please advise.

Shoulder Dislocations

I had shoulder (right) dislocations 4 times. The recent one was in June, 2016. I took MRI in July, 2016 and the report says that "Hill Sach's defect with anteroinferior labral tear and inferomedially displaced (fused) bony bankart lesion favour shoulder dislocation". Doctor-1 whom i visited in Mumbai suggested me to go for an operation where there will be an open surgery stitching the torn larbal. I recently shifted to another city, here i went for final opinion where the doctor said that anthroscopic operation is required where three screws will be inserted and stitched to the labral

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Uric Acid and Joint Problems - Facts and Myths

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Living Well With Rheumatoid Arthritis

If you were recently diagnosed with arthritis or one of the other rheumatic diseases, you are not alone. An estimated one crore people in India of all ages and genders have arthritis or other rheumatic conditions. Many rheumatic diseases are chronic conditions. They are unlikely to go away. ...

An Individual Is Much Bigger Than His/ Her Disease

Yesterday, I met one of my regular known patients who had come with sweets to announce a new arrival in his family. Why known? …. Because he has taught me an important lesson. AN INDIVIDUAL IS MUCH BIGGER THAN HIS/ HER DISEASE. Now, what does that mean?Samir, a young man in his early ...

Smoking Leads to Arthritis as Well!

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Love Your Bones - Say No to Osteoporosis

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