The Health Of Your Joints

A joint is a connection where two or more bones are joined together. Joints can be rigid, like the fibrous joints between the bones in your skull, can be slightly movable, like bones of the spine, or freely movable synovial joints, like shoulders, hips, and knees.

Lifestyle Diseases: A Global Challenge

Rehabilitation reduces the impact of a broad range of health conditions. Typically rehabilitation occurs for a specific period of time, but can involve single or multiple interventions delivered by an individual or a team of rehabilitation workers, and can be needed from the acute or initial phase immediately following recognition of a health condition through to post-acute and maintenance phases.

The Essence Of Physical And Rehabilitation Medicine

Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) is a medical specialty that helps people regain body functions they lost due to medical conditions or injury. It is responsible for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation management of persons of all ages with disabling health conditions. It specifically addresses impairments and activity limitations in order to facilitate people’s functioning (physical and cognitive) and participation in meaningful activities, thus improving quality of life.