Physiotherapy for osteoarthritis is as effective as surgery

Those suffering from osteoarthritis can try Physiotherapy rather then knee surgery. According to a new research Physiotherapy can be an effective non-surgical option for osteoarthritis. Physical therapy, combined with comprehensive medical management, is as effective at relieving the pain and stiffness of moderate to severe osteoarthritis of the knee as surgery. R. Scott Ward, President […]

Kuwaiti neurosurgeon plants battery in child’s spine

Manama: On Wednesday, a Kuwaiti neurosurgeon succeeded,  in planting a battery in the spine of a young patient suffering from Cerebral Palsy (CP). The operation was conducted on a five year-old patient, who suffered from chronic muscle tension caused by Cerebral Palsy (CP),Dr Hassan Khaja, a neurosurgeon at Bin Sina Hospital told . Kuwait News […]

A Pot belly Linked to Bowel Cancer

The research by the scientists at Imperial College London and the University of Leeds found the risk of bowel cancer increased by 3% with every extra inch on the waist even if the rest of the body is slim. Professor Martin Wiseman, medical and scientific adviser for the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF), which funded […]