what arthritis pain feels like

Joint Pain

In daily hassles, most people experience muscle and joint pain after a certain duration. Bone and Joint muscles pain can be caused by different factors. These factors vary from person to person or overuse of muscles or bones.

Why joint pain occurs?

The point where bones meet is known to be joint. It helps involuntary actions of elbow, hips, shoulder, and knees. Having pain is never comfortable and joint pain is one of them. Joint pain may range from a mild ache to a severe, burning or sharp sensation felt in joints.there can be many possibilities of its causes but arthritis is a common one.

Arthritis

This kind of joint pain is related to the inflammation occurring within the joint space. The two main types of arthritis are

  • Osteoarthritis

the most common type of joint pain occurring because of the breakdown of cartilage. Cartilage acts as a cushion between the bones of a joint. The pain of OA often progresses from a sharp, fragmentary pain to a constant aching. increases with any movements hence restricting any further movements.40yrs and above age are the main sufferers causing stiffness and swelling.

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: is constantly recurring pain, develops moderately from weeks to months. Symptoms include fatigue,low-fever,weight-loss and numbness.It causes swelling and fluid build up in joints. One experiencing this is more prone in the morning.

 

Other causes of joint pains include-

  •   bursitis, or inflammation of the cushioning pads around joints
  •  lupus
  •  gout
  •  an injury
  •  tendinitis, or inflammation of the tendon
  •  an infection of the bone
  •   overuse of a joint
  •   cancer
  •   fibromyalgia
  •   osteoporosis
  •   sarcoidosis
  •   rickets

 

Joint Pain

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