Diseases and Conditions
Osteoarthritis is a common degenerative disorder of the articular cartilage. The surface layer of cartilage breaks and wears away in osteoarthritis. The breaks and wears of cartilage cause cartilage to rub together, causing pain, swelling, and loss of motion of the joint.
It is a common disorder involving muscles, nerves and bones of the back. Men and women are equally affected by low back pain, which may vary from dull aching pain that develops gradually to sudden, sharp or persistent pain felt below the waist.
Every life in this immortal land has its natural course, as does our journey which starts from the first breath we take in, overcome all the obstacles and learning every new thing as time pass by. We are playful, we are young and we grow old.
Vitamin D is a fat soluble vitamin though vitamin D3 is found naturally in small quantities such as oily fish, eggs and fortified foods. The main source of vitamin D is sunlight.
Age care in arthritis is a new concept developed by NCRD. Aging is an inevitable process. We all undergo aging and it is a relentless process that is occurring with each passing minute. As we age, our organs undergo physiological changes that can bring about a state of deviation from normalcy.
Fibromyalgia mainly affects the muscles that may cause widespread pain, stiffness, and tenderness of the muscles, tendons, and joints. As there is no inflammation of tissues in fibromyalgia, so tissues damage or deformity is rarely seen in patients with fibromyalgia.
It is a chronic inflammatory condition affecting mainly the joints (both small & large). It also damages wide variety of body systems including skin, eyes, lung, heart and blood vessels.
It is an autoimmune disease that involves the skin and connective tissues which provide support and framework of the body. In some people it affects only the skin, but in mostly cases, affects other structures beyond skin such as blood vessels, internal organs and digestive tract.
Physiotherapy deals with restoring and maintaining functional movement , reducing pain and promoting health in individuals. Physiotherapist help people affected by injury, illness or disability through movement , exercise , manual therapy ,education and advice .
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) also known simply as lupus, is an autoimmune disease in which the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissue in many parts of the body. It can affect almost any organ systems although it mainly involves the skin, joints, kidneys, blood cells and nervous system. More than 90% of cases of SLE occur in women frequently starting at child bearing age (15 to 45 years).