How to Identify Whether you have Basal Joint Arthritis

Basal joint arthritis is also known as thumb arthritis as this condition affects the joints at the base of the thumb. It is associated with typing and other activities that involve repeated movements of the hands causing inflammation in the area. Symptoms vary between...

Bone Health and Avascular Necrosis

In avascular necrosis, the bone degenerates and loses its strength and dies due to a restricted supply of blood to the living cells in the bone. The bone is supplied by nerves and blood vessels that undergo constant repair and regeneration. If the blood supply is cut...

The Back Pain Sourcebook

(Lowell House) Comprehensive overview of medical treatments, alternative therapies, and preventive strategies for the back pain sufferer. Explains techniques and exercises to deal with this condition. For consumers. Previous edition: c1996. Softcover. Get more...
treatment of osteoarthritis

treatment of osteoarthritis

The number Olds 85 years will increase by one third by 2020, UK health and social care must be put in place a strong increase (33%) in the year 85 the population in the United Kingdom in 2020, according to a study published on bmj.com. The researchers say that while...

Relief is in the Stretch: End Back Pain Through Yoga

The first book of its kind to offer specific yoga techniques to cure or control back pain and sciatica according to its cause. This is the first book to distinguish the nine common causes of low back pain, to teach you how to identify them, and to describe appropriate...