Bones & Joints
Section Editor: Dr Mathew Varghese
Head, Department of Orthopaedics, St. Stephens Hospital, New Delhi
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a form of chronic inflammatory arthritis that causes persistent pain, swelling, stiffness and also loss of function in your joints. It can affect any joint but is common in the wrist and fingers, however involvement of joints of spinal column except uppermost cervical joint is rare.
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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The team from IIT Delhi was able to combine the tissue engineering and 3D bioprinting expertise with developmental biology expertise at IIT Kanpur, to create the 3D bioprinted knee cartilage.
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Certain yoga poses can soothe you if you've got nausea, indigestion or cramps. Yoga relaxes specific muscles and helps you breathe steadily, so you can deal with the discomfort in your belly. Read on to know how.
World Arthritis Day 2009
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Fibromyalgia is characterised by body aches and pains, and tender points that are painful to the touch.
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Health Tips
Calcium is good for the bones
If you want to keep your bones strong and lessen the chances of a fracture, as you get older, add calcium-rich foods such as low-fat cheese and milk to your diet. Also spend some time out in the sun. Calcium also keeps teeth strong and helps the muscles contract.
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