• Of a degenerative kind

    Of a degenerative kind

    Osteoarthritis affects many people. But there are many misconceptions associated with the condition. We get experts to throw more light on the issue. Shekhar had always been an active person. Apart from his regular gymming schedule, he would also participate in marathons and cycling rallies. Needless to say, he was also a stickler for a

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  • “Osteoarthritis can be Debilitating, But, It is No Reason to Stop!” – Dr. K. J. Reddy

    “Osteoarthritis can be Debilitating, But, It is No Reason to Stop!” – Dr. K. J. Reddy

    When 56-year-old Lalitha was diagnosed with osteoarthritis her orthopaedic consultant advised her to take it easy and not walk too much. However, staying off her feet didn’t do her any good. On her next visit to her diabetologist, she was asked to lose weight to help manage her condition better. When she confessed that she

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  • Avoid Knee pain this winter!

    Avoid Knee pain this winter!

    Avoid Knee Pain this winter Dr KJ Reddy Those suffering from arthritis would thus need an increased dosage to get relief from the same pain. Operatory procedures are also required at times.The bones and joints are most easily affected during this time and the knee joint,being more superficial (with less muscle and fat covering) than

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  • One Single – Shot Injection Effective for Treating Osteoarthritis

    One Single – Shot Injection Effective for Treating Osteoarthritis

    A recent study conducted in the country has revealed that treatment of knee osteoarthritis (OA) with single-shot visco-supplementation injection has provided significant improvement and relief to patients suffering from knee pain, a team of senior orthopaedic surgeons here said. Giving details of the “Osteoarthritis Synvisc One Indian Study” (OASIS) study conducted on 400 patients in

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