Arthritis: Major causes and threat issues

There are many types of arthritis and each of them has different causes accordingly. Out of which some causes are not even known to everybody. Usually, the researchers have observed varied reasons due to which the joint problems occur related to arthritis. These reasons include the aging of old people, family background, excessive use of joints, Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF), any infection or injury to the body etc.

Aging of people as the time goes may be the most usual reason for the occurrence of arthritis. As your age grows and your body gets older and older, you are probably be developing some diseases such as arthritis or some joint problems. Similar to the tires of your vehicle, your bone’s cartilage might also experience wear n tear as the time passes. It shrinks due to age and become thin as well as cracked. Your bones are even become weak as you become old and this in turn makes the condition of your joints malfunctioning shoddier. Except that of old age, the heredity can be considered as another reason due to which arthritis can occur in the body. For instance, if your father, mother, grandmother/father or any other member closely related to you have suffered from arthritis, than you would probably be facing this problem in the future. This disease will occur in the case, if that particular gene transferred to you.

TNF is a body element that generates seditious causes. This plays a great role in developing the type of arthritis called rheumatoid arthritis. The scientists or the researchers can not be sure of what particularly begins this but they have discovered some medicines which can thwart the effects of TNF and they can be evaluated by the antagonists of TNF. Particularly, these kinds of medicines can assist us in controlling the symptoms of arthritis and thus prevents it. Another cause of arthritis that was described above was the excessive use of joints. This can be found among various sportspersons like tennis players, basketball players, cricket players, ballerinas, baseball players etc. They have increased the chances of occurring of this disease by applying excessive pressure on their respective joints. Even the dancers like ballerinas that dances on toes and while practicing they used to do this more than hundred times, generally finds themselves in more joints issues like arthritis or pain  in ankles etc.

One more cause is the infection in body can also result in arthritis. There are various types of arthritis causes by various viruses, bacteria or fungi. These factors can generate the disease in the body. If arthritis is causes due to this reason, it is also referred to as infectious arthritis. This critically occurs immediately after some surgery, traumatic accidents, infections in bone or other types of infection can increase the chances of arthritis in human body. Apart from these factors, joint injuries can also result from any car/vehicle accident, some sport activities, or from any other physical activity that might result in bone damage.

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