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Arthritis The word ‘Arthritis’ is derived from two Greek words ‘arthron’ meaning joint and ‘itis’ for ‘inflammation’. Meaning thereby, that arthritis is inflammation of joints of a human body. This leads to stiffness in the joints, arising pain, and also restricts bodily movement. It intensifies with an increase in age. The most common type of arthritis is rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. Other types include psoriatic arthritis, gout, systemic lupus erythematosus often known as SLE or…

Knees are the most vulnerable joints in our body.Knee pain and knee injuries are common, especially as the knee joint has to take rather a large amount of stress by holding the whole body weight and by strenuous exercise. While ageing and being overweight increase the risk, a large number of knee injuries happen during sports activities such as football, rugby, skiing, tennis or squash. Another joint replacement surgery is the shoulder joint replacement in…