Osteoporosis Treatment

Treatment for osteoporosis involves diet rich in calcium and vitamin D, supplements and medicines to diminish the affects of the disease.Lifestyle habits such as smoking and consuming tobacco or alcohol is restricted as it can deteriorate the condition of osteoporosis in a person.Condition such as fractured spine, wrist or hip joint are a strong indicator of osteoporosis in individuals.

Treatment for osteoporosis involves diet rich in calcium and vitamin D, supplements and medicines to diminish the affects of the disease.Lifestyle habits such as smoking and consuming tobacco or alcohol is restricted as it can deteriorate the conditi ... More

Health Q&A
Got knee fracture and now it is swelling

Got ankle fracture...it was cemented 4 months ago and it was removed but it is swelling...and some times its not...and similarly pain follows the same thing

Back pain l

I have back pain last few days ,my xray report saw .loss of L5-S1 DISC SPACE IS SEEN WITH FORAMINAL COMPROMISE .WHAT IS MEANING ?? Is this worry issue or not

Pain in left wrist

I had hairline fracture on my left wrist on Dec 2016. Injury was on a join between wrist and thumb. I have recovered from injury by 90% but there is still pain when I twist my left wrist upwards on downwards to the extreme and apply pressure to it. I am not sure what should I do about it. Kindly help.

Lower Back pain on left hand side

Dear sir /madam , I am experiencing a lower back pain on the left hand side of my body. I did phisiotheraphy 2 to 3 month back but didn't help. since last 1 week the pain is even more and applied ointment but it's not helping

Glomus Tumor - MRI Scan

Hi, My friend is having a sharp pain in the finger, we assume its a glomus tumor, but through MRI scan doctors concluded there is no issue Through MRI scan can glomus tumor can be detected?

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Knee Replacements Raises Heart Attack Risksknee Replacement

Immunex- A Joint Pain ClinicThe procedure is performed on over 650,000 people worldwide each year1. The average age of patients ranges from 48 to 70 years opting for partial or full replacement. Knee deformities beyond 15o, or advanced symptoms of arthritis, require a Total Knee Replacement ...

Can Osteoarthritis in Old Age Be Prevented?

Osteoarthritis is a disease, which affects the joints of your body. It occurs when the cartilage that protect and cushion your bones break down, causing swelling and pain, and may make you immobile. Are you aware of a disease called osteoarthritis that is more likely to ...

Sleep and It's Importance in Your Life

Smita Mahadik (name changed) a 34 year old mother of two came to me last week. My heart sank as she pulled out a thick folder out of her bag and another huge pile of MRI and CT scans. “Doctor, you are my last hope, nobody seems to understand and clear my problem”.Smita was suffering ...

Exercise After Hip Replacement

Exercise will help you to recover sooner from Hip Replacement Surgery. Now a day, all the surgeons recommend you to do Exercise after Hip Replacement surgery. According to Dr. Kunal Patel, Exercise is very important to restore your normal hip motion and strength and a gradual return to everyday ...

Childhood Forearm Injuries

One of the  most common fracture in the pediatric population that accounts for 13-40% of all pediatric fractures is  fractures of the radius and ulna. In the pediatric population, acceptable alignment can tolerate greater fracture displacement due to the bone’s ability to remodel ...

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