This occurs when the tissue of the joint lining becomes painfully inflamed.
TYPES OF ARTHRITIS
Common arthritic conditions are associated with persistent or recurring mild to moderate joint pain and can often be self-medicated without the need for regular supervision by your GP.
Two of the most common types of arthritis are:
The painful effects of this disease come from swelling within the joint itself.
OTHER TYPES OF PAIN
Sprains, strains and back pain are very common injuries that most people will suffer at some point. They can be caused by an awkward slip, carrying something heavy or just by overdoing it in the garden.
The back is a complex structure that supports a vast range of movements. So it’s no surprise that back pain is such a common complaint.
Often referred to as soft tissue injuries, sprains and strains refer to damage to ligaments and muscles respectively.