Arthritis is a joint disorder featuring inflammation. A joint is an area of the body where two different bones meet. A joint functions to move the body parts connected by its bones. Arthritis literally means inflammation of one or more joints.
Arthritis is a degenerative symptom associated with joint discomfort, will also effect joints that have had a lot of overuse or have been overworked. These are typically weight bearing joints in the body that have sustained repeated amounts of heavy stress.
The associated degeneration with this disease affects bones and the cartilage which covers bones in the joints of your body. When arthritis occurs and in its late stages bones will tend to push against each other causing discomfort. Arthritis can be treated and did you know that you can prevent its development, and Superior Physical Medicine has the most up-to-date treatment and preventive measures available.