Disease

Arthritis


Arthritis (often called rheumatism) can affect all people from tiny babies to the elderly. It means joint (arth) inflammation fits). There are over 100 different forms of arthritis. Two of the most common forms are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

Signs & Symptoms

  • Swelling in one or more joints.
  • Stiffness early in the morning or after sitting for a long time.
  • Recurring pain or tenderness in any joints.
  • Can’t move a joints normally.
  • Redness and warmth in a joint pain.
  • Unexplained weight loss, fever or weakness with joint pain.

Important

Different forms of arthritis need different medicines so see your Homoeopathy practitioner as soon as you get any symptoms.

Enjoy

  • Being able to cope with arthritis in spite of the pain.
  • A better understanding of what your body can and can’t do.

Medicine

Homoeopathy Medicines can relieve symptoms, slow down damage to joints and reduce disability. Homoeopathy Medicines help building in the cartilage, Reduce Swelling Restore synovial Fluid.

Causes

Osteoarthritis :-Wear and tear cause the cartilage padding of the joint to dreak down. It usually occurs later in life and in people who have put extra demands on their joints (e.g. sports people). It is likely to affect the weight-bearing joints-hips knees spine and hands. Rheumatoid Arthritis :- The synovial lining of the joints becomes inflamed. It can cause tiredness and aching muscles. Joints usually affected are those in the fingers, wrists shoulders, knees or feet. Proper treatment helps to reduce the physical deformities rheumatoid arthritis can cause.

Prevention

  • Heat:- A hot shower or bath in me morning can bring some relief by relaxing muscles. Your physiotherapist or doctor can suggest other of heat treatment.
  • Physical aids: An occupational therapist can advise on many joint saving devices you can use.
  • Balance exercise with rest: During flare-ups you will need more rest and less exercise, and vice versa when you improve.
  • Protect your joints: Use large joints whenever possible to do a task (e.g. use your whole arm instead of your hand to open a door).
  • Wear well-designed shoes.
  • Try not to sit, stand or lie in one position for too long.
  • Slide or wheel object instead of lifting them.
  • Keep at your ideal weight with a balanced diet.
  • Share common concern with others.

Treatment

Homoeopathy Medicines can relieve symptoms, slow down damage to joints and reduce disability. Homoeopathy Medicines help building in the cartilage, Reduce Swelling Restore synovial Fluid.