Common Spine Problems

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Last updated: 7th June, 2017   Spondylosis Spondylosis, also known as spinal arthritis is common, an age-related condition that affects the joints and discs in your neck and back. Spondylitis Spondylitis is an Inflammation of any of the joints between the vertebrae of the spine. This may occur in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis or more specifically, in […]

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Knee Arthritis – How to Change Lifestyle

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Last updated: 6th June, 2017   Limit the activities such as (knee; bending, twisting and high impact). Try specific home exercises that can be performed to keep the muscles stronger. Weight loss and the maintenance of proper body weight can help reduce the pain of knee arthritis. Simple activities such as walking can be made easier with weight […]

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Importance of Exercise in Osteoarthritis

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Last updated: 5th June, 2017   Research shows that exercise is one of the best treatments for osteoarthritis. Exercise can improve mood and outlook, decreases pain, increases flexibility, strengthen the heart and improve blood flow, maintain weight, and promote general physical fitness. Fighting Osteoarthritis with Exercise You can use exercise to keep strong and limber, improve […]

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Symptoms of Major types of Arthritis

Last updated: 26th May, 2017   A basic knowledge of the major types of arthritis will better prepare you for a doctor appointment. You will find it easier to formulate questions and communicate with your doctor once you are confident that you understand basic facts about arthritis symptoms. Rheumatoid Arthritis RA is an inflammatory type of […]

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All about Partial Knee Replacement

Partial Knee Replacement

Last updated: 14th February, 2017  What is a Partial Knee Replacement? Partial Knee Replacement, also known as Unicondylar Knee Replacement or Unicompartmental Knee Replacement is a surgical procedure performed to alleviate pain and mobility issues in patients who have limited damage to knee joints. The damage could be due to arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis or trauma. Before […]

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Oxinium Knee Replacement

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Last updated: 9th January, 2017  Introduction In the year 2003, Smith & Nephew, a global medical technology company, introduced Oxinium™ or oxidized zirconium implants for joint replacement surgeries like total hip arthroplasty and total knee arthroplasty.1 It is claimed that these implants are longer lasting as compared to traditional artificial alternatives, owing to their properties of […]

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