• 04 FEB 21
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    Paget’s disease of bone

    What Is Paget’s disease of Bone? Paget’s disease is a chronic disorder that can result in enlarged and misshapen bones. The excessive breakdown and formation of bone tissue causes affected bone to weaken—resulting in bone pain, misshapen bones, fractures, and arthritis in the joints near the affected bones. What causes Paget’s disease? The cause of

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    • 04 FEB 21
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    Osteoporosis

    What is osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a disease in which the density and quality of bone are reduced. As the bones become more porous and fragile, the risk of fracture is greatly increased. The loss of bone occurs “silently” and progressively.   What are the Symptoms and Risks factors for (OP)? Because bone loss is gradual

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    • 03 FEB 21
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    OSTEOARTHRITIS (OA)

    OSTEOARTHRITIS (OA) What is osteoarthritis? OA is type of arthritis in which there is a gradual loss of cartilage from the joints.   What causes osteoarthritis? OA is more common in elderly population. Women are more likely to developed OA than men. Previous joint injury increase risk of OA. OA may be inherited in some

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    • 04 FEB 21
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    NECK PAIN: PATIENT INFORMATION

      What are the structures of the neck? The neck contains the top end of the spinal column or spine, which supports the head and also protects the spinal cord. The spinal cord is the main nerve, which runs from the brain, through the neck and down the back, and connects with nerves to the

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