Joints

Osteoarthritis could be delayed by removing old cells from joints, says study

Osteoarthritis could be delayed by removing old cells from joints, says study

Selective removal of old cells that are accumulated in our joints as we age, may significantly contribute in delaying the onset of age-related degenerative joint conditions, such as osteoarthritis.

Jun 11, 2017, 15:55 PM IST
Osteoarthritis is higher in women than men, says study

Osteoarthritis is higher in women than men, says study

According to the study, the severity of arthritis is also much higher in females as compared with males.

May 26, 2017, 00:07 AM IST

Strengthen your bones with these yoga poses!

Do you know that simple yoga stretches can keep your bones healthy?

Oct 20, 2016, 21:44 PM IST

Omega-3 fatty acid can suppress lupus, autoimmune disorders

Consuming an omega-3 fatty acid called DHA, or docosahexaenoic acid -- commonly found in fatty, cold-water fish, has the potential to suppress signalling pathways of lupus as well as other autoimmune disorders, researchers have found.

Sep 30, 2016, 20:53 PM IST

Activity may help you keep knee pain at bay

Synovial fluid that fills our joints plays the essential roles of supporting weight and lubricating joint surfaces. 

Oct 26, 2015, 16:22 PM IST

World Arthritis Day: India may have 60 million osteoarthritis cases by 2025

Doctors say osteoarthritis is the most prevalent form of arthritis in India, affecting over 15 million adults every year.

Oct 12, 2015, 21:09 PM IST

Omega 3-rich diet may keep joints healthy

Including cold water oily fish, such as salmon, herring, mackerel, anchovies, sardines and other foods that are rich in omega 3 fatty acids may keep your joints healthy even if you are overweight, a study suggests.

Jul 13, 2014, 20:16 PM IST

Cell that worsens rheumatoid arthritis discovered

A team of researchers from Japan have identified a new immune cell that intensifies rheumatoid arthritis.

Dec 30, 2013, 12:23 PM IST

Five reasons why you should drink water

Why would you waste your money on drinks that have artificial flavourings and have no health benefits when you have pure and clear water, which is the elixir of life?

Dec 11, 2013, 20:51 PM IST

Cold weather affects joints: Survey

Not only does cold weather makes people lazy but it effects the body`s joints too.

Oct 06, 2013, 11:10 AM IST

What you need to know about Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic, systemic, autoimmune disease that damages the joints of the body and can also affect the tissues and organs of the body

Oct 13, 2012, 14:25 PM IST

`Bouncer` protein halts rheumatoid arthritis

Researchers have figured out how the immune cells of rheumatoid arthritis patients become hyperactive and attack their joints and bones.

Sep 23, 2011, 11:24 AM IST

Obesity adds at least 5 yrs to your joints’ age

Some people have joints that look like they are more than a decade older than they are.

Feb 28, 2011, 12:52 PM IST

`Soon, patients could grow their own hip, knee joints`

Scientists have claimed that it would soon be possible for the patients to grow working joints.

Jul 29, 2010, 15:11 PM IST

`Soon, patients could grow their own hip, knee joints`

Scientists have claimed that it would soon be possible for the patients to grow working joints.

Jul 29, 2010, 00:00 AM IST