osteoporosis

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Nov, 2019

World Osteoporosis Day : Love Your Bones

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Overview on Osteoporosis: Osteoporosis is referred to thinning bones; it can result in painful fractures. Risk factors associated with osteoporosis include aging, being female, low body weight, low sex hormones or menopause, smoking, and some medications. People with osteoporosis…

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Osteoarthritis

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Nov, 2019

Osteoarthritis : Don’t Delay….Connect Today

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You can walk Pain free once again … A novel treatment modality at Wockhardt Hospital. Osteoarthritis is a degenerative condition of joint cartilage and the underlying bone, most common from middle age onward. The condition is sometimes referred to as 'wear and tear’. It causes pain and stiffness, especially in the hip, knee, and thumb joints. The disease progression causes the cartilage that protects the ends of your bones to…

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fracture

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Nov, 2019

What is a Fracture?

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A bone fracture in a layman term means a crack in the bone. Causes of Fractures include: -accident, fall, injury  commonly  because of car accidents, falls, or sports injuries, osteoporosis, infection of the bones (osteomyelitis) which cause weakening of…

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Ankle Sprain

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Nov, 2019

Ankle Sprain: Symptoms & Treatment

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You are going for a morning jog, and you stumble.  You suddenly experience a shooting pain up your foot, through your ankle and calf. When you try to walk again the pain gets worse. You may have developed an ankle sprain. Ankle sprains or twisted ankle are more common in active people and the ankle is one of the most frequently injured sites in sports and simple injuries. An ankle…

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Arthroscopy

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Nov, 2019

Arthroscopy

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"Arthroscopy" comes from two Greek words: 'arthro,' meaning "joint," and 'scope,' meaning "look." Arthroscopy is an orthopaedic procedure that is used in the diagnosis and treatment of various joint conditions through a visual channel. Today in India we see…

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World Arthritis Day

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Nov, 2019

World Arthritis Day

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It’s In Your Hands. Take Action. World Arthritis Day, October 12 World Arthritis Day (WAD) is celebrated on October 12th each year and is supported by a year-long campaign. This year’s theme “It’s in your Hands Take Action”.  The theme for the event is basically is to give people who are suffering from this disease an opportunity to live better , be mobile, live better and live life to the…

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