Thanks Mackey for the added info. Marcy No you can't. Workmen's Comp is about injuries at the workplace. What you can do is get a complete physical and a doctors report and file for Disability Pension. So sorry you are having so many problems. Take care Marcy * For persons in the U.S., Social Security Online has all the information necessary concerning requirements, procedures and downloadable forms for filing a Social Security Disability claim. http://www.ssa.gov
No. Osteoarthritis is a chronic arthritis associated with aging.
It is not recommended as a treatment for any disease or a chronic inflammatory condition such as arthritis, and can worsen such a condition.
The word chronic describes a condition that developed slowly and lasted a long time. For example, chronic arthritis usually develops gradually with age. Acute arthritis may result from a recent infection.
most forms of arthritis are chronic, this is particularly so in the case of inflammatory forms of arthritis like for example rheumatoid arthritis which is an autoimmune disease
At this point the cause of arthritis is still not understood.
No, Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain are not the same thing. Fibromyalgia is a condition of chronic pain. There are many other conditions of chronic pain such as arthritis, headaches, and lower back pain. Chronic pain can last days, weeks, months and even years.
No chronic arthritis is not the result of bacterial infections this form of arthritis can usually be cleared up and is unlikely to cause any permanent damage to joints.
No Some forms of non chronic arthritiswhich do not usually cause damage to joints may be caused by infections. However osteoarthritis arthritis Gouty arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis have no connection with any known infection or pathogen.
It can be either or both.
No. arthritis is chronic disease. occupational conditions can however exacerbate the weaknesses inherent in people that have arthritis.
With rheumatoid arthritis, an autoimmune disorder, the immune system starts to attack synovia, the fluid that surrounds joints. As a result joints become swollen, stiff and uncomfortable. Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition, but there can be periods of relapse and relief.
There are many chronic diseases that can disable people Arthritis is just one of them.
Psoriatic arthritis is a chronic disease characterized by inflammation of the skin (psoriasis) and joints (arthritis).
Acute chronic gout is a form of arthritis as well There are treatments available for both gout non inflammatory arthritis and inflammatory forms of the disease. None however can be cured as yet.
One of the main causes of an elevated ANA is rheumatoid arthritis (RA). RA is an autoimmune condition that causes painful and chronic inflammation of the joints.
some chronic health disease are, heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes, and arthritis
Fibromyalgia is considered an arthritis related condition. It is however not a form of arthritis as it has no detectableinflammation. It is characterized by chronic pain, stiffness, and tenderness of muscles, tendons, and joints. Fibromyalgia does not cause body damage. However the majority of victims of this disease suffer from fatigue and often suffer with sleep disorders.
This is a fact. Asthma is a chronic lung condition resulting in chronic inflammation and periods of bronchospasm.
Arcoxia is used for the following:acute and chronic treatment of the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritisand rheumatoid arthritismanagement of ankylosing spondylitisrelief of chronic musculoskeletal painrelief of acute painto treat acute gouty arthritisYour doctor will prescribe Arcoxia for you only after you have used other medicines for your condition and they have not been suitable for you (link below).