Meniscectomy has transformed the field of orthopaedics by providing a viable solution for individuals grappling with meniscus injuries or degeneration.
It causes painful joints with stiffness that is typically more in the morning and progresses with time causing joint deformities and, ultimately, a crippling state.
Joint pains are common in the winter season, as the cold weather can reduce blood circulation to fingers and toes which could worsen joint pains.
The drop in barometric pressure caused by the change in ambient temperature causes joints to expand and exacerbate the pain caused by various arthritic conditions.
Mission Arthritis India and the Arthritis Foundation of India are well known to promote the disease awareness for patients suffering from arthritis and rheumatism.
Hydrotherapy exercise incorporates specialised movements that are performed in a warm-water swimming pool.
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) may be the cause of several uncomplicated symptoms in children.
Usually, symptoms prominently figure in the hands, wrist and legs, but the disease is capable enough to bring damage even to the skin, eyes, lungs, heart and blood vessels.
The study led by experts from the University of Nottingham showed that exercise also lowered the levels of inflammatory substances called cytokines in people with arthritis.
The manner in which a person acquires bone mass during childhood is a determining factor that underscores his/her chances in developing osteoporosis at a later stage.