Arthritis is a kind of joint disorder that involves inflammation, disfiguration, and septic of joints.


Reasons for the development of arthritis are many, but ageing, joint trauma and infection of the joints are believed to be the prevalent reasons.


A major complaint developed during the disease is joint pain. The pain can be localized to an area, or continuous. The major reason for arthritis is the inflammation of joints caused by everyday activities, muscle strains, stiff painful joints, damaged joints and others.


Pain is a dominant indicator in arthritis and its severity varies individually. Arthritis symptoms include:

  1. Joint stiffness
  2. Lack of mobility
  3. Swelling around joints
  4. Muscular aches and Pains
  5. Tenderness
  6. Fatigue


Arthritis can be treated in several ways. Orthopedic bracing, surgeries, physical and occupational therapies and medications along with life style changes are one of the many.