Tag Archives: foot pain
Posted on 12. Dec, 2011 by Jennifer.
A lot of people are not aware that arthritis affects the feet as well as other parts of the body. The average person takes 7000 steps or walks 8km every day, so it is not surprising that arthritis should affect this hard-working part of the body.
Posted on 12. Jul, 2011 by Annie.
Gout accounts for about 5 percent of all cases of arthritis and is one of the most painful rheumatic diseases. It results from deposits of needle-like crystals of uric acid in the connective tissue, joint spaces, or both. These deposits lead to inflammatory arthritis, which causes swelling, redness, heat, pain, and stiffness in the joints. [...]