Tag: osteoarthritis

5 Reasons Why Your Jaw Is Sore

5 Reasons Why Your Jaw Is Sore

[ 0 ] 2013-01-11 | |

Even amongst the most inactive of people, the jaws are one part of the body that gets considerable use. Whether it be from speaking or eating, the muscles, ligaments and bones that make up the jaws are moved many times in a given day. The fact that nature has made the main jaw muscles as […]

Read More

Avoiding The Need For Surgery With The Latest Osteoarthritis Treatments

Avoiding The Need For Surgery With The Latest Osteoarthritis Treatments

[ 0 ] 2011-09-08 | |

Accumulated wear and tear on the body has long been associated with the aging process. Subsequently, an increase in the number of aches and pains that we experience is generally expected as we age. The understanding of this relationship is by no means new, either. Even in ancient Rome, emperors and educated scholars wrote of […]

Read More

Understanding How Our Fingers Can Predict Health Problems

Understanding How Our Fingers Can Predict Health Problems

[ 0 ] 2011-05-12 | |

Much of the focus in current medical research is directed towards identifying the genes responsible for illness. However, our genes are not the only contributor to disease. The environment in our mothers womb is also a significant contributor to our future health. One of the very visible signs recording our development in the womb is the relative lengths of our fingers.

Read More

Please Knees, Don’t Seize! – Preventing Osteoarthritis

Please Knees, Don’t Seize! – Preventing Osteoarthritis

[ 0 ] 2009-10-05 | |

Osteoarthritis is a very common disease that affects many people as they age. Though commonly treated with knee replacement surgery, there are other options to avoid the need for surgery if the symptoms are recognized early and preventative action is taken.

Read More