Follow us on:
osteoarthritis

Knee Arthritis in the Elderly

Knee Arthritis in the Elderly

Arthritis is the term for any joint inflammation. One of the more commonly affected joints, especially in the elderly, is the knee. This is partly due to age-related changes in the joint cartilage, wear and tear within the knee joint which has to bear most of the body weight, and certain inflammatory joint diseases that […]

Arthritis Pain (Arthritic Joints) in the Elderly

Arthritis Pain in the Elderly

The elderly are more prone to aches and pains as age brings about changes in the body that can strain the muscles, tendons and joints. A common term that is often used to describe pains is arthritic joints or arthritis pain. However, arthritis is a specific joint condition meaning that the joint is inflamed. While […]

Tips to Ease Elderly Joint Aches (Hip, Back, Knee, Ankle)

Tips to Ease Elderly Joint Aches (Hip, Back, Knee, Ankle)

Joint pain and stiffness are among the common complaints associated with aging. Most of these cases are due to a gradual erosion of the joint surfaces that occurs with wear and tear. It eventually reaches the point where the degeneration is severe enough to compromise the joint structure and surrounding bone. This condition is known […]


Copyright © 2021 SeniorHealth365.com. All rights reserved.