Dr. OP Garg is consultant and Head, Rheumatology at BK Kapur Hospital, Pusa Road, New Delhi. He has been awarded by the President of India for his work. In this blog, he talk about various conditions related to the joints like Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Ankolysing Spondylitis, Juvenie Rheumatoid Arthritis etc. to be able to guide better.
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Acupuncture and Fibromyalgia

Acupuncture and Fibromyalgia

I get many queries in my practice about acupuncture and it’s benefits. This blog is for the benefit of all who are undergoing acupuncture as an alternative therapy for fibromyalgia. Some research studies have looked at the efficacy of the acupuncture as a treatment for fibromyalgia.  Although a few have shown significant benefit in pain while...

10 Things To Help You Reduce The Chances Of Contracting An Autoimmune Disease

How To Reduce The Chances Of Contracting An Autoimmune Disease like RA, OA, SLE, fibromyalgia.

Most commonly misunderstood terms in Rheumatology

Here is a post to clarify the meaning of various terms used in Rheumatology. I keep getting asked, these question in my daily practice so here it is once again. What is Arthritis? When there is an inflammation of inner structures of joints especially of the synovial membrane which lines the joint cavity, it is...

Questions you should be asking your Rheumatologist

Questions to ask your rheumatologist.

Prevalence of Fibromyalgia in Diabetes Mellitus and Obesity

For years now, in my medical practice, I’ve believed that Fibromyalgia results from recurrent micro-sprains and strains of myofacial junctions in patients with weak biomechanics and hyper mobility associated with obesity or being overweight. And whoever put into practice, my advice to reduce their weight, their symptoms of fibromyalgia significantly resolved. Please read on the...