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Looking after your joints during winter

When the weather gets cold, it can cause your joints to become stiff and brittle, which will subsequently wreak havoc on your body and its ability to comfortably function. You need to look after your joints in winter to ensure that they stay as functional and...

How healthy eating helps with arthritis

Arthritis is a common condition that affects over 10 million people in the UK, causing pain and inflammation in the body’s joints. It is most common in older people but can affect people of all ages, making daily activities and life a challenge for many. The treatment...

The risks of arthritis in athletes

Being active has a range of health benefits, but if you’re pushing yourself to achieve lofty goals it can carry extra risk factors. If you’re an athlete at an amateur or professional level or someone who simply loves taking part in your chosen sport then...

How to Steroid Injections work?

Steroid injections are a minimally invasive procedure for relieving the discomforting pain from inflamed joints. The injections are typically delivered directly into the painful area to help reduce inflammation and pain. The significant pain relief from this treatment...

Arthritis treatment in London

Arthritis is a common disorder that affects the joints causing pain and inflammation. While pain and inflammation are natural reactions to disease or injury, if they last a very long time or keep reoccurring, that might be a sign of arthritis. A doctor or...

Early signs of Arthritis

Arthritis is an umbrella term for conditions that affect joints and their surrounding tissues. A joint is an area where bones connect, such as the knees, hips and shoulders. It can cause pain, stiffness and swelling in the joints. Some individuals with arthritis also...