The most common forms of arthritis are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Although it’s difficult to determine the cause of arthritis, common factors attributed to age, weight and lifestyle.
Women who wear high heels or badly-fitting trainers’ shoes could be putting themselves at risk of arthritis, experts are warning.
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Lupus is a critically serious disease that makes the immune system attack the body’s own tissue and organs.
Your lifestyle of engaging foods when you were young differs as you get older. You will realize later that not all food is well and the food you take plays an important role in shaping up and maintaining your good health and well being.
Osteoarthritis’ exact cause remains unknown, but it is generally thought to stem from aging and wear and tear on joints, exacerbated for some by genes.
In a study published in August in the journal Arthritis Care and Research found that among 455 patients with painful knee arthritis, they underwent an acupuncture treatment in which thin needles are inserted into the skin at specific points on the body.
Osteoarthritis is the most commonly occurring of the about 200 types of arthritis according to medical experts. The disease indeed comes with age and it spares no one. By age forty, 90 percent of all individuals will have x-ray findings in their joints that one consistent with osteoarthritis although many will still be without symptoms.
If you are above 50 years old, do you have back pain that was worsened by walking? Is the back pain eased by crouching or rolling into a fetal position? You may have lumbar or lower back spinal stenosis.
Arthritis affects people of all ages, but it is most often occurs as a person gets older. Anyone can develop arthritis but it is more common to women, obese people, to the less educated and the elderly.