Osteoporosis is a loss of bone mass making a bone prone to fracture especially hip joint, spine and wrist among which vertebral fractures are most common about 700,000 out of 1.5 million fracture that occur due to osteoporosis.
Osteoporosis is a silent disease. People can get awareness, until they suffer from fractured wrist, hip or spine. Most prominent symptoms of osteoporosis are:
What is Arthritis?
Arthritis means an inflammation of a joint, whether it is a result of a disease, a genetic defect, an infection or may be some other cause. This inflammation is responsible for stiffness, swelling and pain in the surrounding tissues and joints.
It is threatening and frightening for women suffering from stress chest pains. There is a tightening sensation in the heart that is just similar to that in case of heart attack. A psychological thought that this tightening pain may be of heart attack can increase the chest pains.