Consultation for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Take charge of your joints
Awareness and early diagnosis are the key to tackle progressive painful arthritis
Arthritis means inflammation in the joints . As early diagnosis can be important that people can avail of timely treatment . Arthritis is progressive musculoskeletal condition associated with pain stiffness and swelling of the joints leading to reduced mobility. It is very common in developed countries.
Swelling around the joints
Stiffness after some inactivity
Crackling of joints
Decreased range of motion
It is the most common type of arthritis
Osteoarthritis develops when cartilage tears
Causing bone rubbing
Risk factors are age , excess weight, family history
It is more common in females and with advancing age
Bigger joints like hip and knee joints are more involved.
Lumbar spondylitis is also a part of this.
Rheumatoid and ankylosing spondylitis belong to inflammatory conditions where our own immunity is less and causing degeneration of cartilage of the joints.
MRI is the diagnostic tool for doctors
Mild arthritis can be treated with regular exercise
Give up sedentary life style.
Ayurveda medicine with proper consultation helps a lot.