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Orthopedics

Common Injuries sustained while playing cricket 0

Summary Cricketing injuries are a lot more common than previously thought. When cricket enthusiasts play regularly, and in different formats, injuries are inevitable. While some players are aware of the

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Types of Ankle Surgery 0

Overview The ankle is an important bone-joint in the body and is critical for healthy, overall movement of a human being. Like with any other bone-joint or part of the

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Spinal Fractures from Osteoporosis – Diagnosis and Treatment 1

In an earlier article, we have explored treatment options for Osteoporosis in general. As mentioned there, Osteoporosis can cause fractures of the spine, wrist and hip. In this article, we

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Causes of Heel pain and treatment – Plantar Fasciitis 1

The human foot is a delicately architected part of the body. It is made up of 26 bones, with the calcaneus or heel-bone being the largest, 33 joints, over 100

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5 Signs your Back Pain might be an Emergency 1

Back pain is a common outcome of fatigue and several activities that we undertake on a daily basis. Standing or sitting for long periods of time, having to bend over

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Weight-bearing Exercises – 6 Effective Workouts for Strengthening Bones 1

Exercise has all-round health benefits and we have covered this in earlier articles. One of these benefits is that bones get strengthened with exercise. With age, bones start thinning out

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Treatment for Osteoporosis 2

The skeleton, which is made up of bones, is an active organ or part of the body that continuously undergoes change, growth and re-growth. Microscopic damage to the bone tissues

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What is Cervical Spondylosis? Why does it occur and how is it treated? 2

The spine is an important part of the skeleton and provides the necessary support and strength for the upper body. It also houses the spinal column which consists of the

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What Women should know about Osteoporosis 3

Osteoporosis is a degenerative condition in which bones of the human body gradually start losing bone mass or becoming porous (hence the name). Osteoporosis is more prevalent in women than

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How much time does a broken bone take to heal? 1

Table of Content What is a fracture and why does it happen? Types of Bone Fracture Symptoms of bone fractures Complications from bone fracture How are bone fractures treated? The

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