A guide to interpreting nutrition information to make smarter food choices Not all foods are created equal. When comparing food products, avoid relying on the manufacturer’s nutrition claims and check they are supported by the nutrition information panel or ingredientread more..
In 2014, Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW continued its mission to raise awareness of the extent of these conditions. Recent reports from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) outlined the growing need to address what is fast becoming aread more..
Osteoarthritis getting you down? Are you over 50 with knee osteoarthritis? The Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression (CRUfAD) are recruiting for a study to evaluate an online program for low mood in individuals with knee osteoarthritis. This onlineread more..
The University of Sydney and Beyondblue are jointly conducting a study aimed at all persons aged 65 years and over. We are interested in how chronic illnesses, such as Arthritis, affect older adults’ wellbeing. Persons who report at least oneread more..
The Juvenile Arthritis Fundraiser raises funds by holding a Dinner every two years, the event is filled with amazing prizes, live auction, silent auctions and lucky door prizes. Over 400 guests attend the night with a three course dinner andread more..
Judith Cantor, President of Arthritis and Osteoporosis NSW, today formally announced the appointment of new Chief Executive, Jannine Jackson. Ms Cantor said after an intensive process, Ms Jackson was the successful candidate from a very competitive field of over 80read more..
Did you know that from the age of 40 our eyes change rapidly and that by the age of 65 we will need three times more light to see than we did at 20? As we grow older, our eyesread more..
Date and Time: 7-8pm (AEST), Tuesday 12 August 2014 Presenter: Prof Peter Ebeling, Professor of Medicine; Head – Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health; President, Endocrine Society of Australia and Consultant Endocrinologist for Monash Medical Centre.read more..
Our hands are capable of many functions, providing precision for delicate tasks as well as enabling us to complete heavier, physically demanding jobs. Each of our hands contains 27 bones, 29 joints, over 120 ligaments and 34 muscles. These structuresread more..
On Tuesday 8 July, 2014 Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW welcomed media personality, arthritis advocate and 2013 Australian of the Year, Ita Buttrose AO OBE and a select group of supporters for our afternoon High Tea at The Tea Room inread more..