What is ACL injury and Does it Require Surgery

If you are a soccer player, basketball champion or a football player you are probably familiar with the term ACL. While playing the game if you hear a popping sound and suddenly your knee is giving out under your body weight, you have most likely incurred an ACL injury. This will lead to immense pain […]

How can Lifestyle Changes help Arthritis Patients?

Arthritis is affecting millions of people including the young generation. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 36% of obese American adults are badly inflicted with arthritis pains. Acute pain in the joints and bones can be devastating and the excess body weight eventually leads to wear and tear, inflammation, stiffness, and […]

Hip Replacement- Tips for Effective Recovery

Have you been experiencing hip pain that interferes with your sleep or pain that is worsening with walking even with the help of a cane or walker? Has the hip pain affected your ability to climb up or down the stairs? Have you been facing an acute problem in rising up from a sitting position? [...]

घुटने की सर्जरी-मिथक एवं सच्चाई

घुटनों की सर्जरी आज बहुत ही सामान्य सर्जरी बन गई है। घुटनों के दम पर ही आपका चलना-फिरना, उठना-बैठना एवं जीवन की ज्यादातर प्रक्रिया निर्भर हैं। इस शल्य चिकित्सा को आर्थोप्लास्टी (arthoplasty) भी कहा जाता है। जिन लोगों के घुटने गठिया (arthritis) के रहते क्षतिग्रस्त हो गए अथवा कोई घुटनों की चोट के कारण घुटने क्षतिग्रस्त [...]