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Elbow Fracture (olecranon) – Treatment and Precautions

12 August, 2015

What are olecranon fractures? On bending the elbow, it is the bony prominence that is felt extending from the lower arm bone called ulna. This is the tip of the elbow, and also known as the olecranon. The elbow is a joint consisting of three bones – the humerus (upper arm between the shoulder and …


Shoulder Separation: Causes & Treatment

22 April, 2014

What is shoulder separation? A shoulder separation, also known as acromioclavicular joint injury, refers to partial or complete separation of two parts of the shoulder, namely the collarbone (clavicle) and the end of shoulder blade (acromion) an injury. It results from an injury to the ligaments that hold the collarbone to the shoulder blade. Depending …


Relieving Back Pain With Vitamin D & B12

10 March, 2014

Much research has been conducted over the past decade to indicate that people suffering from chronic low back pain may find relief by taking supplemental vitamin D and/B12. How it works Role of vitamin D in relieving back pain Vitamin D is essential to maintain normal levels of calcium and phosphorous in the body. It …


Learn How Your Palm Indicates Signs Of Many Diseases

26 August, 2019

Our Hands Speak Volumes. No, we are not talking about astrology or hand analysis psychology. Apart from telling the future, our hand is an indicator of many diseases. It doesn’t mean that doctors have to be palm readers to make accurate predictions about health. This is just some form, function, and appearance of hands that …


Elbow Fracture (Radial Head) – Treatment and Complications

12 August, 2015

What is a radial head fracture (elbow fracture)? The radius bone extends from the elbow to the wrist, on the lateral side or the ‘outside’. The top of the radial bone is the radial head, located just below the elbow. Together with the upper arm bone or the humerus, the radial head makes up the …


What is the Guillain-Barre Syndrome?

26 February, 2015

What is the Guillain-Barre Syndrome? The Guillain-Barre syndrome is a rare disorder where the body’s immune system starts attacking its own nerves. Tingling and weakness in one’s extremities are usually the first symptoms of this disorder. These sensations can spread quickly enough, eventually paralyzing the entire body. In its worst form, the Guillain-Barre syndrome constitutes …


Golfer’s Elbow – Pain on the Inner Side of the Elbow

16 April, 2014

About Golfer’s Elbow Golfer’s Elbow or Medial Epicondylitis affects the elbow and relates to inflammation of the tendons that attach the forearm muscles to the inside of the elbow bone. This condition is similar to Lateral Epicondylitis or Tennis Elbow, however, the only difference is that it occurs on the inside, instead of outside. Bowlers, archers, …

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