Arthritis Pain Relief Habits | Reader's Digest

Arthritis Pain Relief Habits | Reader's Digest

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Achy joints from arthritis can cause strain and pain from everyday tasks. These life hacks will help relieve the pain naturally.
7 Nov 2016 - General
Arthritis can affect the joints of the whole body, therefore, it greatly influences the everyday activities. There are multiple tasks that we cannot perform due to pains in joints of hands, shoulders, feet, legs and back. These are very useful tips that can help the patients of arthritis to perform everyday activities with ease. If the patient has arthritis in the hands he/she open the jar lids with upper arm using the shoulders for strain then fingers and wrist. It is also easy for such patient...
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Arthritis is a disgusting problem which will not kill you, but may debilitate you. The pain and stiffness hampers daily living and reduce the quality of life. A lot of arthritis patients visit outpatient department everyday with joint pain and tenderness. Most of them are aged patients with osteoarthritis. Others present with Rheumatoid arthritis, septic arthritis etc. Sometimes the pain is difficult to control even with NSAID and requires the use of steroid or DMARD. But drugs are not everythi...
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Arthritis pain of the small joints of the hand can affect the quality of life. It will limit the function of the patients’ hand to perform daily activity. There are a lot of different causes for arthritis, like rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, inflammatory bowel disease related arthritis, and gouty arthritis. Strong analgesia like non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are sometime required to control the severe arthritis pain. Early detection and identification...
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We have seen and treated many arthritis patients to know that how much of difficulty a patient with arthritis is in. The pain can be too severe, and the limitation of movements it can cause can really affect activities of their daily living so much so that they sometimes have to be dependent on others. This article on readers digest focuses of simple life hacks that can make the life of a sufferer of arthritis easier. There are thing that we can learn from it, like using a rubber band to open ja...
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