Joint Conditions

What Causes Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis?

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is considered the most common adolescent hip disorder. Skeletal immaturity is evident in radiographic imaging by the presence of...
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Arthroscopy: How To Tell It’s Time To Replace Your Knee

Knee replacement is becoming increasingly popular surgery. The procedure, called an arthroscopy, is performed on millions of people and helps improve the quality of...

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...

What Causes Wrist Pain?

Wrist pain might be simple discomfort, but it can also be an indicator of a serious medical condition. Wrist pain often comes with other...
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Everything You Need To Know About Degenerative Disc Disease

Degenerative disc disease is a term used to describe the breakdown of spinal discs in the back that occurs naturally with age. It is...

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...

Gout – Causes, Treatment, Importance Of Diet And Medication

Gout is a condition that is related to arthritis. With gout, uric acid builds up in the blood and collects around a specific joint....

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...

10 Highly Effective Treatments for Sciatic Nerve Pain

Sciatic nerve pain is most commonly caused by a ruptured or bulging spinal disk. Affecting an estimated forty percent of the population at varying...

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...