A loss of independence can be led by losing the ability to move and perform the activities of regular life and can be more deadly, so on preventing these conditions, researchers are currently focusing on, which can lead to disability. According to a new research, being physically energetic might help avoid disability in people who have or are at danger of joint conditions. Teens with lesser extremity joint symptoms like stiffness, pain or aching who get at least a single hour of a day of sensible to energetic exercise almost every week are more probable to be away from disability after 4 years as compare to those who do not complete the exercise goal.
The research was printed in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, while looking at participants in the Osteoarthritis Initiative, a big, multisite research based on knee osteoarthritis, who were at higher risk of disability due to lesser extremity symptoms, from the year 2008-2014. Basically, arthritis is the swelling of joints, the place where bones arise together in the human body, and can lead to disability. This type of Osteoarthritis occurs with excessive use of joints and aging. Cindy McDaniel, who is vice president at the Arthritis Foundation said that, the most common type of arthritis is when stiffness, occasional pain and weakness are experienced by people might give rise to Osteoarthritis, impacting nearly thirty million people of America.
The bone between the joints is covered by the tissue as cartilage, is progressively worn down, the bones can create friction against each other and might originate pain. Due to this, osteoarthritis is called as wear and tear arthritis or degenerative disease of joint, Cindy McDaniel clarified. Lead author of the study, Dorothy D. Dunlop said that, the researchers are focusing on teens suffering through stiffness, aching or pain in lower knee, hip, foot, ankle joints, since they are at higher risk for developing disability.