According to the CDC, osteoarthritis is the 11th cause of disability worldwide. Statistics by the CDC indicate after age 65, as many as 49% of the population will be diagnosed with arthritis with a higher incidence for women.
Caraka Cikitsā Sthāna 28, lists osteoarthritis under Vatavyadhi which are diseases mainly caused by vata dosha.
Nerve weakness or palsy refers to anything from weakness to complete paralysis and commonly, manifests any kind of nerve damage.
Occasionally, it is transient and fades with time. However, when it is not resolved with time, it presents as a concerning health issue, required to be handled carefully.
Migraine is a neurological disease, with headache being only one of several symptoms.Other symptoms include nausea, sensitivity to light, sound, and odors, body pain and inability to focus. Some people experience prodromal symptoms of focal aura and excessive yawning. If left untreated or incorrectly treated, a migraine can take anywhere from four hours to three days to run its course
Managing chronic pain is the number one reason many people visit a medical doctor. Often times the pain is chronic and medical doctors will offer drugs, surgery, and/or physical therapy. A common reality for many people is the pain does not go away and interferes with their daily activities.