Is arthritis a disease?

Answer On One Hand: Arthritis is a DiseaseAccording to The Free Dictionary, "disease" is defined as any deviation from or interruption of the normal structure or function of any body part, organ or system... Read More »

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Is arthritis a non-infectious disease?

On One Hand: Non-Infectious Arthritis.Unlike infectious diseases, non-infectious diseases are not caused by a fungal, viral or bacterial pathogen and are not communicable. These diseases are caused... Read More »

Is degenerative disc disease a form of arthritis?

Degenerative disk disease and arthritis are different conditions conditions.The cause of degenerative disk disease at this point is not understood, however having arthritis can contribute to its de... Read More »

Is hand foot and mouth disease the same as fifth's disease?

How to Diagnose Fifth Disease Vs. Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease?

Fifth disease, or erythema infectiosum, and hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) are both common childhood viral infections spread by direct contact. Fifth disease, caused by human Parvovirus B19, i... Read More »