A new research reports that obesity during childhood could increase the risk of developing knee and hip osteoarthritis later in life. This type of arthritis occurs when flexible tissue at the end of the bones wears down.
Liquid material is injected into joints, which then forms a gel-like meshwork, allows cartilage cells to grow.
The substance inhibits a pain-sensing pathway in the spinal cord known as the cannabinoid receptor 2.
It is thought that the drug boosts cortisol,a hormone which reduces the body’s sensitivity to pain.
Experts claim this is the first-of-its-kind surgical procedure in the country.
Study suggests that vegetable like broccoli helps people from developing osteoarthritis.
A daily dose of statins can more than halve the risk of developing arthritis
The findings could lead to an early warning system for future generations of potential sufferers.
Patients who took fish oil had significantly greater improvements in mobility.
How long your ring and index fingers are can determine whether you are susceptible to cancer.
Scientists find way to produce cartilage from stem cells; treatment also suitable for injured sportspersons
Launches awareness campaign for osteoarthritis.
Now,a quick test to detect osteoarthritis — thanks to scientists who have developed a machine to serve the purpose.