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I am having back pain for the last 4 years now. The pain gets acute at times and it becomes very difficult to bear. What should I do?
I'm 21 years, I'm facing back pack regularly, please show permanent problem, or can I do any exercise?
Hii sir my right hands some problem its fracture in accident during exam time. But this time its some area have pain what I do?
I am 49 years old and I an suffering from severe neck joint pain so doctor please give me remedy to get over from this problem and I use to drive a Lot.
I am having a pain in my back every time, when I sleeping on my bed its starting more pain in night. Pls tell me what can I do.
Sir have back pain problem since 5 years when I sleep that time it pains I have shown many doctors but not get solutions please guide me what is solution.
My sister just did the pregnancy test and its positive. She had 2 miscarriages almost 1 years back. Shes now having severe back pain like periods are about to come. She is worried and think of this as a sign of miscarriage. What should I advice her?
I am suffering from knocked knees, please suggest me some suggestions to correct it without surgery, I am following two things to correct it 1. Keeping pillow between legs and 2. Running and walking around 8 km a day. Will this methods will help me? Please reply as soon as possible thank you.
Sir / madam I am 24 years old, I have back pain since last 3 years, my work is marketing executive. I am suffering with the heavy pain at night time. Please tell me any solution.
Dear Sir, am 52 years old, my Vitamin D3 level was 9, taking medicines for the last 6 months. Having pain in both knees and finger joints. Pls advise. Regards, RK Sharma.
Daily I'm traveling around 40 km on bike to office after the journey I'm getting savior back pain please give any solution.
Hi. My mother age 43. She always told pain on her knee. Show many doctor. But no more relief for long term. Please sugge.
Skin is one of the most obvious parts of our body, which ages with an increase in the number of candles on our birthday cake. As you age, joints tend to become stiffer and less flexible. The body does not recover from bumps and bruises as easily as it did before, and it becomes difficult to stand for extended time intervals. This is caused mostly by a breakdown of cartilage and inflammation of the synovium.
What is cartilage?
Cartilage is a flexible connective tissue. It connects the ends of two bones in a joint. It is softer than bone tissue but less flexible than muscle tissue. Cartilage is responsible for the smooth movement of joints.
With age, cartilage begins to degenerate. As the cartilage gets thinner, movement becomes more and more difficult. If left untreated, the cartilage may completely wear off leaving no buffer between the bones. This is one of the leading causes of knee replacement surgery.
What is synovium?
Synovium is a membrane responsible for keeping the cartilage healthy. It produces a thick fluid that keeps the cartilage and joint lubricated. In cases of osteoarthritis, this membrane can swell up and produce excess fluid. This in turn causes the joint to swell as well.
Along with age, factors like being overweight, genetics, gender and lifestyle also play a role in the condition of your joints. Being obese point towards a sedentary lifestyle and puts extra pressure on joints, leading to the thinning of cartilage. While men have higher chances of becoming osteoarthritis patients before 45, women have higher chances of developing this disease after 50. A healthy lifestyle is the easiest way to ensure that your joints work well even when you're old and grey.
Movement of the joints keeps the fluid in them moving. It also prevents the cartilage from shrinking and stiffening up. Exercise also makes the bones stronger, and slows the rate of bone tissue deterioration. Stretching exercises are also a good way to maintain the flexibility of joints.
Foods that are known as natural antihistamines, antioxidants and foods that fight inflammation promote healthy joints. Some of these are:
- Green tea: It prevents the breakdown of collagen and cartilage
- Nuts and seeds: These are rich in omega 3 fats that are essential for good bone health
- Ginger: It relieves pain and joint swelling
- Yogurt: It helps soothe tender joints and fights inflammation
- Pomegranate: It protects the cartilage against damage
Hot and cold therapy can also help relieve joint pain and reduce inflammation. As you get older, avoid putting too much pressure on your joints and give them adequate rest. Lastly, avoid smoking, as people who smoke have an increased risk of cartilage loss.
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