A Short Info Rheumatology – Arthritis
There are many types of arthritis with osteoarthritis (OA) being the most common. However, more and more people are being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
Osteoarthritis, otherwise known as degenerative arthritis, is known for wearing down the cartilage that caps your joints while rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease, that causes pain and inflammation in the synovial membrane that protects and lubricates the joints.
Traditional Chinese Medicine has been well documented on successful treatment of both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
The Huatuo clinic, provides numerous modalities, such as heat sensitive moxibustion, to alleviate the pain and discomfort associated with these diseases.
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- Back and Low Back Pain
Do you know Back and Low Back Pain is one of the most common reasons for visiting a doctor? There are millions of people suffer with Back and Low Back Pain and research shown from 60 to 80% of people will have it during their lifetime worldwide.
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- Painful and stiff Joint
Each year, there are millions of us experiencing and suffering from joints pain. It can be the worst pain of all, especially when our mobility is affected.
- Neck and Shoulder Pain
Today, one of the most common acupuncture applications is to help with pain, and we have many enquiries about neck and shoulder pain from people who sitting at a desk all day.