Arthritis

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Arthritis refers to the inflammation of one or more of your joints. Pain, stiffness and hard to move joints and bones are characteristics of this joint disorder. There are more than 100 different types of arthritis and according to statistics, this unpleasant condition affects more than 50 million Americans. The

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Summer means hot and warm weather, where there’s more sunshine and vitamin D freely available. We need to take advantage of this to get outdoors. The more you move, the more you’ll lubricate any stiffened up joints, to prevent more serious joint problems like arthritis or injuries. No matter how

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Arthritis is one of the most common disabilities among Americans, and it affects a lot of people. The pharmaceuticals and braces that are used to counter the pain have a lot of side effects. But in recent years, cannabis has gained a lot of popularity in the US, and it

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According to the Arthritis Foundation (AF), approximately 300,000 children and 54 million adults in the United States have either been diagnosed with arthritis or some other type of rheumatic disease that causes joint pain. The AF views the total and true count is likely to be 91.2 million in total

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Arthritis is a disease which causes painful inflammation and stiffness in the joints. It is an incurable condition of the joints but it can be effectively controlled using certain medications. Before we discuss the different types of treatments available for arthritis, let’s understand the types of arthritis. Types of Arthritis

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Are your knees the new Achilles heel? A recent study published in the journal Arthritis & Rheumatology found that nearly two thirds of women aged 50 and over experienced persistent, incident or intermittent knee pain. Orthopaedic surgeon Dr Lipalo Mokete explains that certain factors associated with aging can increase your likelihood of

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There are many types of arthritis. The two most common, osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis (RA), involve inflammation and stiffness of the joints. What causes RA? Dr Lipalo Mokete, an orthopaedic surgeon based in Sandton, explains that RA is an autoimmune disease affecting the joints and other parts of the body,

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Back pain can be extremely debilitating and it’s more common than you would think. In fact a staggering four out of five Americans will suffer from it at some point. But did you know that yoga offers a scientifically proven solution for relief from back pain while providing many other

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Arthritis is a painful and degenerative condition marked by inflammation in the joints that causes stiffness and pain. Unlike conventional anti-inflammatory medication, common vitamins and herbs can help to pacify the inflammatory process without negative side effects. Understanding Arthritis For a disease that affects a vast number of people across the globe, arthritis