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Thursday, June 24, 2021



Bhagyashree demonstrates pain management exercises for arthritis patients

June 02, 2021 4:30 pm

"These simple exercises done thrice every day can delay further deterioration of the joints, slow the process of degeneration and assist pain management," she wrote

Covid-19 and arthritis: Why people with joint pain should not delay treatment

August 22, 2020 2:26 pm

If you are suffering from hip and knee arthritis, don’t delay the surgery as it will further cause the deterioration in your health, says Dr Subhash Jangid, Director and Unit Head, Fortis bone and joint institute, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurugram

Have arthritis? Some of these exercises can help

May 09, 2020 12:08 pm

Exercises like leg raises, hamstring stretches, half-squats, one-leg dips, leg stretches may work well for arthritis of the knees.

Juvenile arthritis: Swelling and pain in your child’s joints can be symptoms

May 06, 2020 2:34 pm

Since a few cases of juvenile arthritis show no symptoms, it can be difficult to diagnose this condition in children.

Constantly texting? Know about the smartphone pinky syndrome

April 18, 2020 12:01 pm

Although this isn’t extremely damaging to one’s health, there are other factors in play that would influence the rates of degenerative change on joints such as – diet, family history and underlying health conditions

Do you crack your knuckles? Here's what you need to know

February 25, 2020 12:46 pm

Studies have shown that as many as 54 percent of people crack their knuckles. Over time, it becomes an unconscious habit which does not demand much of effort, says an expert.

Bluetooth-enabled medical implant may help manage chronic diseases

June 29, 2019 3:46 pm

The research paves the way for people with chronic diseases like arthritis, diabetes and heart disease to one day forego the daily regimen of pills.

80 per cent hemophilia cases undiagnosed in India, say doctors

April 17, 2019 9:54 am

According to Hemophilia Foundation of India, the umbrella body for registration of the patient with the disorder, the cause of hemophilia is the inability of the body to produce the anti-hemophilic factor (AHF) in the required quantity.

Silicone implants can increase a woman's risk of arthritis, stillbirth and skin cancer, says study

November 21, 2018 6:41 pm

As compared to the women with saline implants, the ones with silicone implants were also found to be at double risk of developing surgical complications as well as at an increased risk of arthritis and skin cancer.

High heels can cause major joint problems: AIIMS expert

October 29, 2018 1:48 pm

According to an expert from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), wearing high heels every day for long hours can lead to cumulative damage of bones and emerge as a leading cause for arthritis.