Arthritis Symptoms


Arthritis symptoms vary according to different types of Arthritis . There are more than 100 types of Arthritis disease and each one of them has a specific symptom that differentiates it from the other. Every treatment method at first identifies the symptoms and than carries out the treatment.

All types of Arthritis affect one or the other joints of the body. Joints are the points where two bones meet and for the smooth movement between them, cartilage acts as a lubricant. But when this lubricant or cartilage starts to deteriorate for one reason or the other, the smooth movement turns into painful one.

Following are the common symptoms found in all types of arthritis:

  • Pain in the joints like knee, hand, wrist, elbow, toe, neck and spine
  • Stiffness in the joints like knee, hand, wrist, elbow, toe, neck and spine
  • Inflammation in the joints like knee, hand, wrist, elbow, toe, neck and spine
  • Swelling
  • Poor grip strength

Osteoarthritis is the most common types of Arthritis found in people. In this disease, cartilage that lubricates the joints deteriorates with time causing pain in the joints of the body.

All types of Arthritis patient must try to stay away from cold weather and cold water, as the cold environment makes the inflammation even more adverse. Instead, patients must use lukewarm or hot water.

Studies have been going on but there are no complete cures available for most of the Arthritis diseases yet. For some there are ways to cure or heal to an extent. Most of the treatment method aims at providing relief from the pain as much as possible.

Ayurvedic treatment of Arthritis in Delhi carries out Panchakarma therapies, oil massages and Yoga exercises to help curb Arthritis as much as possible. Herbal medicines extracted from herbal plants are also given to Arthritis patient that provides relief from inflammation and pain in the joints.

Diet plays an important factor in controlling Arthritis disease. An Arthritis patient must completely avoid junk food, oily food, sweets, cold drink and ice cream. One the other hand, raw fruits, vegetables, fruit juices, vegetable soups must be taken. One must include herbs like ginger, garlic, pepper, ashwagandha, almond, etc in their diet.

Yoga exercises, which involve several types of Asanas, are specially carried out for Arthritis patient. The stiffness of the joints slowly fades away with time by performing regular Yoga exercises.


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