Arthritis is very common but is not well understood. Actually, “arthritis” is not a single disease; it is an informal way of referring to joint pain or joint disease result from inflammation. There are more than 100 different types of arthritis and related conditions. People of all ages, sexes and races can and do have arthritis, Arthritis affects 15% people i.e. over 180 million people in India. This prevalence is higher than many well known diseases such as diabetes, AIDS and cancer. It is most common among women and occurs more frequently as people get older.
Common arthritic joint symptoms include swelling, pain, stiffness and decreased range of motion. Symptoms may come and go. They can be mild, moderate or severe. They may stay about the same for years, but may progress or get worse over time. Severe arthritis can result in chronic pain, inability to do daily activities and make it difficult to walk or climb stairs. Arthritis can cause permanent joint changes. These changes may be visible, such as knobby finger joints, but often the damage can only be seen on X-ray. Some types of arthritis also affect the heart, eyes, lungs, kidneys and skin as well as the joints.
What is Arthritis?
ARTHRITIS = arth + itis
arth = joint, itis =inflammation
i.e. Arthritis = inflammation of the joint(s).
Arthritis is now the No.1 problem both in India and in the western world. Overall, 15% population of India, around 180 million people reported doctor-diagnosed arthritis. Arthritis prevalence increased with age.
Arthritis means the inflammation of one or more joints. Both small and large joints can be affected. It is a painful and immobilizing disease and occurs in males and females of all ages, particularly adult, but rarely in children. It not true that arthritis can occurs in elderly person only.
What is Inflammation?
Inflammation is one of the body’s normal reactions to injury or disease. It is part of the body’s natural defenses, and works to repair the problem. When injury occurs in a damaged or diseased joint, the end result is swelling, pain, and stiffness.
What are the Symptoms of Arthritis?
Arthritis causes joint pain, swelling, stiffness, and limited movement. Symptoms can include:
- pain in joints
- restricted movements of joint
- Pain and stiffness, especially morning stiffness of joints
- limited mobility of joints
- cracking or Crunching sounds in joints when walking in osteoarthritis
- Deformities of joints occur in advanced stage
The Symptoms of osteoarthritis can be managed by:
- balancing the activities of the body
- Giving proper rest to the joints.
- Applying hot and cold application over the joints
- regular physical activities like brisk walking
- reducing your weight if obese
- strengthening the muscles around the joint by yoga and homeopathy treatment for added support
- using assistive devices
- taking homeopathic pain releive and anti inflammatory medicines those have no side effects and very safe to use.
- avoiding excessive repetitive movements
Osteoarthritis can be prevented by keeping your body active, maintaining a healthy weight, and avoiding injury and repetitive movements.
Treatment for Arthritis:
The goal of treatment is to reduce pain, improve function, and prevent further joint damage. The underlying cause often cannot be cured.
Homeopathic treatment for arthritis of any type leads to a long-lasting, beneficial impact with no possibility of side effects. And, this is not a hypothesis as the findings of many clinical trials have shown that homeopathic remedies have generated confirming results in all forms of arthritis. Taking the right homeopathic medicines can help patients control the pain and stiffness of joints effectively. Similarly, homeopathic treatment for arthritis can also aid in the management and control of swelling and other clinical symptoms of this inflammatory disease. Most importantly, this treatment ensures a long-lived cure compared to other treatments that provide relief for a short time period.
As soon as the patient starts experiencing improvement in his/her conditions, the homeopathic medicines can be decreased or discontinued completely. Although it is not possible to reverse the irreversible pathological tissue changes by any remedy, the proper homeopathy treatment for arthritis is able to deliver a good and long-lasting alleviation in terms of pain, stiffness, swelling like symptoms, in addition to slowing down the worsening of condition. It is highly recommended to opt for proper homeopathic treatment for any kinds of arthritis to lead a hale and hearty life. We’ve successfully treated thousands of patients suffering from various forms of arthritis in our treatment center and all of them are now leading their lives to the fullest with no annoying pain.