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  • How to Not Suffer from an Arthritic Knee

    Joints are extremely important for movement of the body. They get a lot of use and usually perform their function very well with the cartilage, tendons and muscles that keep them functioning well. The body does a good job of keeping things lubricated and running smoothly. However, over time, with old age, or as the result of overuse or some Continue Reading...

    Arthritis Gloves: Reducing Pain and Inflammation

    Anyone who suffers from arthritis that affect their hands will know just how painful it can be. The inflammation can make movement painful and can lead to a stiffness in the joints. It’s no wonder people are searching for any way to help relieve this pain in their hands. One of the solutions that many turn to are arthritis gloves. Continue Reading...

    Reducing Pain When You Have Arthritis in Fingers

    You’ve heard people say that they knew a storm was coming because they could feel it in their bones? This is usually the case with those suffering from joint problems, such as arthritis in fingers, where they feel an increased discomfort in their joints when the air pressure changes. As many as eighty percent of senior citizens suffer from some Continue Reading...
  • Common Bone Diseases

    The various medical conditions affecting the bones are known generally as bone diseases. Another term is osteopathy, and the doctor who treats such conditions is known as an osteopath. Bone diseases can be degenerative or genetic. They may be developed simply because of a family history, or they may be brought on because of a lack of proper nutrition. Bone Continue Reading...

    Types and Causes of Bone Disorders

    Our bones are some of the most critical parts of our bodies. They provide the structure and housing for our most important organs and allow us to move. Having healthy bone is important to our overall health and to our comfort in life. Unfortunately there are a number of bone disorders that can cause problems with the function of the Continue Reading...

    A Look at the Causes of Osteoporosis

    Most everyone has heard of osteoporosis and knows that it has something to do with the bones being brittle, but how it develops and how it can be treated are much lesser known. The issue is actually a complex one, as it is not always a simple cause and effect either with the onset of the illness or its treatment. Continue Reading...
  • The Best Cure for Arthritis

    Anyone who has suffered the intense and persistent pain of arthritis has felt the desperation for a cure that is felt by anyone with chronic pain and inflammation. You can’t live a normal life and you would almost do anything to just feel normal again. Any rheumatologist will tell you that there is no cure for arthritis. This may or Continue Reading...

    Statistics of Degenerative Arthritis

    Most everyone knows of someone who has arthritis in some form or another. By and large, these are older people who are not very mobile or at least experience a lot of pain because of their health condition. A good percent of them have degenerative arthritis, making movement itself very painful. Degenerative arthritis is another name for a condition known Continue Reading...

    Gouty Arthritis

    Some types of arthritis present only in one or two joints. Gouty arthritis is one of these. About half of cases are located in the big toe (in this case it is sometimes known as podagra), with the wrists, knees and heels being other joints commonly affected. Gouty arthritis is different that other forms in a number of ways. For Continue Reading...
  • Arthritis Treatment that Can Change Your Life

    Arthritis is a joint disorder that causes inflammation, pain, swelling and possibly stiffness and/or a constant achiness in one or more joints. There are actually many different types of arthritis, but these symptoms are common in all of them. The joint pain experienced in arthritis comes about because of the inflammation of the joint. This inflammation can usually be attributed Continue Reading...