Disease of the nervous system is known as vata roga. Vata is known to dominate lower part of the body such as bones, hips, thighs, large intestine & pelvic cavity but apart from this it will also resides in skin & ear. Any vitiation in vata in the body will leads to various diseases such as dry skin, high blood pressure, anxiety, constipation, skin, insomnia & cramps. The causes for the imbalance in the vata can be untimely & unusual eating habits & staying up late in late night. The vata people were physically not very strong & are having very thin & slender in appearance.
Gout is described as a sudden and severe attack of pain, redness & tenderness in the joints, usually the joint at the base of big toe. Gout is a complex form of the arthritis and can affect anyone. Men are most likely to get gout, but the women become increasingly susceptible to the gout after menopause phase. The most common symptom of gout is nighttime attack of the swelling, redness, tenderness and sharp pain in big toe. Gout occurs when the urate crystals are accumulating in the joint, thereby causing the inflammation & intense pain of a gout attack.
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a form of the arthritis which causes stiffness, pain, swelling & loss of the function in joints. It may affect any joint but is common in the wrist & fingers. More women than men are affecting by the rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis occurs when the immune system attacks to the synovium means the lining of the membranes that surround your joints. The resulting inflammation will thicken the synovium, which can finally destroy the cartilage & bone within the joint. Signs & symptoms of the rheumatoid arthritis may include swollen joints, tender, warm.
Osteoporosis is a disease which is characterized by low bone mass and deterioration of bone tissue. This leads to increased in bone fragility & risk of the fracture (broken bones), particularly to the shoulder, hip, spine & wrist. Osteoporosis affects men and women of all races. Signs and symptoms that include back pain, caused by a loss of height over time, fractured or collapsed vertebra, stooped posture.
LOWER BACK ACHES:
Lower back pain can caused by various variety of problems with any parts which are complex, interconnected network of the tendons nerves, bones, spinal muscles or discs in the lumbar spine. One of the common causes for the lower backache is poor posture habit. Balanced posture reduces the stress on the back by keeping the muscles, bones & other supporting parts in their natural position. Lower back pain symptoms includes difficulty moving which can be severe enough to prevent walking or standing, pain which will moves around to the groin, buttock or upper thigh, but sometimes travels below the knee, pain will tends to be achy & dull.
Neck pain is a common complaint. Neck muscles can be strained from poor posture whether it's leaning over your computer or hunching over your workbench. Osteoarthritis also is a common cause of neck pain. Neck pain causes includes muscle strains, worn joints, nerve compression, injuries and some diseases (rheumatoid arthritis, meningitis or cancer, can cause neck pain). Signs and symptoms includes pain that's often worsened by holding your head in one place for long periods, such as when driving or working at a computer, muscle tightness and spasms, headache.
Sciatica refers to back pain caused by a problem with the sciatic nerve. This is large nerve which runs from the lower back down the back of the each leg. When something injures or puts some pressure on sciatic nerve, it will cause pain in the lower back which spreads to the hip, buttocks & leg. Common causes of the sciatica include lumbar spinal stenosis, pregnancy, degenerative disc disease, spondylolisthesis, muscle spasm in the back or buttocks. Common symptoms of sciatica includes lower back pain, pain in the rear or leg that is worse when sitting, hip pain, burning or tingling down the leg, weakness, numbness, or difficulty moving the leg or foot.
It can handle quite a lot of pressure without damage, but certain types of pressure can damage the shell and push its contents out. The symptoms related to the damaged disc may vary according to the location of disc & severity. Most commonly, there will be no symptoms.