Physical Activity Can Be Quite A Pain
training and sports activities can cause wear and tear on the
joints, like the knees, hips and
Some people may have
only mild discomfort. But as cartilage covering the ends of
bones in the joints wears away, many people may have
considerable pain, inflammation and loss of movement, and this
can affect your day-to-day life.
Many women suffer
abdominal pain prior and during their menstruation. This
condition is called primary dysmenorrhea and it is caused by the
release of certain chemicals in the body.
In the body, the
enzyme COX-2 plays a role in causing pain and inflammation. Inflammation is a
process by which the body's defense system protects our bodies
from bacteria and viral infection.
Sometimes the immune
system triggers an inflammatory response when there are no
bacteria to fight off. Inflammation is characterized by redness,
swollen joint that's warm to the touch, joint pain and stiffness
and loss of joint function. To reduce pain, the solution is to
target and block only the COX-2