Joint Conditions

Methods Of Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition that starts mild, but can worsen if it is left untreated. This syndrome occurs when the median nerve...

Treatment Options For Swollen Ankles

Swollen ankles are easy to come by. Whether you slip on some ice or even just take one wrong step, your ankle can suffer...

Treating Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction

Sacroiliac joint dysfunction describes the pain and discomfort that occurs from improper (too frequent or not frequent enough) use of the sacroiliac joint. The...

Risk Factors And Causes Of Plant Thorn Arthritis

Many of us think gardening is among the safest hobbies to do. We look at other hobbies like mountain climbing and tend to believe...

Causes And Risk Factors Of De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis

De Quervain's tenosynovitis is a painful disorder that affects the tendons on the thumb side of an individual's wrist. The condition makes it painful...

Risk Factors And Causes Of Compartment Syndrome

Compartment syndrome happens when part of the arms or legs comes under increasing pressure due to an injury. The bone, muscles and connective tissue...

Symptoms Of Temporomandibular Joint Disease

The majority of individuals don't think about their jaw every day. However, if you suffer from temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disease, you may be acutely...

Symptoms Of Osteopenia

Most of us have heard of osteoporosis, which is a disorder that causes the bones to lose tissue and become weak and brittle. However,...

Warning Signs Of Osteolysis

Joint replacement with a prosthetic joint, particularly the hip and knee, has revolutionized the treatment of end-stage osteoarthritis. Instead of patients becoming dependent on...

How To Treat Osteolysis

Osteolysis is a condition that causes the bones to wear down, becoming weak and thin. However, no obvious symptoms alert a patient to its...