April 18, 2011
Are we ready for summer? Yes, but are our joints ready? That is a question, depending on our summer plans (and possibly our age!) that we need to ask ourselves. When you are young you don’t ..
September 20, 2008
Drawing Hands may initially seem difficult to the most of us. The unique shapes of Fingers, Nails, and Palms add complexity to the structure of Hand. While drawing Hands, it is necessary to draw the ..
September 01, 2008
That Amish made furniture is of the highest quality and built to last generations and not just years is a well known fact; almost a given. The Amish are master craftsmen who are so skilled as to be ..
August 11, 2008
It is inevitable. At some point in our lives, we will have some form of an injury; either from an accident or from wear and tear on our body. But the good news is there are some things that we can do .
July 30, 2008
Most orthopedic problems, like pain and stiffness in the joints, muscles and back, are not due to any specific disease in progress. Such problems are mostly symptoms of wearing, small injuries and ..
July 26, 2008
Arthritis is a disease that is affecting every age, demographic, and virtually every country of the world. In Australia alone, it is affecting nearly 4 million people with an economic drag of nearly ..
July 22, 2008
On the whole, the feet are very small when compared to the rest of the body. During the day, most people spend about 12 to 14 hours on their feet. Because the feet are used so much during normal ..
July 19, 2008
Gout is a form of rheumatic disease caused by too much uric acid in the blood. The uric acid which normally dissolves in the blood may form microscopic crystal ‘needles’ in the joint. ..
July 02, 2008
The physical condition fibromyalgia is typified by aches and pains in joints, tendons and muscles. This condition was believed to be psychological rather than physiological - it has now been ..
May 28, 2008
There's no doubt that arthritis is a terrible disease that deprives its sufferers of even the basic functions of life. Due to the amount of pain and stiffness in the joints, patients find themselves ..
July 09, 2007
Have you ever wondered why some athletes have long-lasting, seemingly injury-free careers while others can never seem to get healthy? Are these athletes simply lucky to not have been seriously ..
May 07, 2007
If you want to do aerobics but find that they are just too difficult for you, then there is a solution. It is called low impact water aerobics. These don’t require that you do high impact ..
April 03, 2007
Arthritis is painful, restricting and difficult to treat. Chinese medicinal treatments for arthritis can be a godsend in that they are often far more effective than Western medicine. Arthritis is a ..
April 02, 2007
Currently, more than 20 million people in the U. S. have OA, and that figure is expected to skyrocket to 70 million by the year 2030. The disease is especially common among those 65 and older. OA is .
February 22, 2007
Did you know that one out of five adult pets in the United States suffer from one form or another of arthritis? We have approximately 80 million cats and dogs living in our homes and considering that .