joint pain


A common cause of joint pain is bursitis. This is an inflammation of the bursa. You’ll find a bursa in

Mosquito-borne diseases and prevention

Most people have been bitten by a mosquito at some time in their lives. Usually this causes no more than

Joint pain – top 10 causes

Your joints are areas where 2 or more bones meet – they usually allow parts of your body to bend

Arthritis types

What is arthritis? Arthritis means inflammation in one or more joints. It is not a single disease – it is

Glucosamine and chondroitin in arthritis treatment

What are glucosamine and chondroitin? Glucosamine and chondroitin both occur naturally in the body and appear to be involved in

Osteoarthritis self-care

General Information See Your Pharmacist or Medical Professional Treatment Tips Treatment Options More Information General Information Osteoarthritis is the most

Joint: synovial

A synovial joint is the type of joint found between bones that move against each other, such as the joints

Arthritis and the weather

The perceived link between illness and the weather dates back to 400BC when it was noted by Hippocrates. Since that


Osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative joint disease, is a condition that causes the joints to become painful and stiff. It

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