Arthritis

  • Bursitis Symptoms
    Bursitis most commonly affects the wrist, hand, knee, shoulder, ankle, elbow, and hip joints. Essentially, bursitis can occur wherever bursae sacs exist in the body. Bursae sacs are covered with syn....
  • Acupuncture For Arthritis
    Acupuncture has existed in the Chinese culture for well over a thousand years. It involves inserting very fine needles into the skin at very specific points. It's based on the theory that the body c....
  • Relief From Arthritis Pain
    Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States today. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 70 million people in the United States are afflicte....
  • Knee Bursitis
    Prepatellar bursitis or knee bursitis is usually characterized by swelling at the front of the kneecap. This swelling often occurs because of a significant blow to the area or from excessive kneeling....
  • Spinal Arthritis
    Nobody wants to get spinal arthritis. Any condition involving the spine can be unsettling considering the vertebrae house the spinal cord. Damage to the spinal cord can cause life-long disability. ....
  • Arthritis
    Arthritis is basically inflammation of the joints. This chronic disease settles in a number of different joints, some more common than others. The most common areas arthritis settles in are the elbo....
  • Hip Bursitis
    A number of different bursae rest along the outer portion of the hip close to the part of the femur (thigh bone) known as the greater trochanter. This part of the bone is flat and broad and acts as a....
  • Joint Pain Relief
    Are you one of 20 plus million Americans looking for joint pain relief? You don't have to be an American to want joint pain relief. Arthritis and bursitis affect millions of people all over the worl....
  • Bursitis
    Bursitis, not surprisingly, is defined as an inflammation of the bursa. What is the bursa? Bursae are closed, circular sacs lined with synovium (a thin membrane that covers a joint and expels a flui....
  • Heel Bursitis
    Heel bursitis is an ailment commonly found in athletes, especially runners. This condition is often misdiagnosed as Achilles tendonitis. Heel bursitis, or retrocalcaneal bursitis, can occur in combi....