The University of Western Sydney is conducting a study on self-care practices by people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). Are you between the ages of 20 and 50? Have you had RA for at least five years? Are you workingread more..
The Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA) are running community information sessions in most capital cities; the Sydney session is fast approaching. The 90-minute forum will be hosted by AHPRA at their city office, 11.00am – 12.30pm, Monday 15 October.read more..
Super-tight jar lids and fiddly food and drink packages are driving many people, not just those with arthritis, around the twist. Screw tops that need excess muscle strength, ring-pulls on cans, water bottle caps and mini-milk containers, sugar and jamread more..
There are five titles: Fabulous 40s and 50s, Stable and Strong 60s and 70s, Slumpy Kids, At Your Desk, and Tips for Travel. The first three titles specifically target women, while At Your Desk and Tips for Travel address manyread more..
THE LO STUDY (Train High, Eat Low for Osteoarthritis) is a clinical trial for adults with knee osteoarthritis, comparing gait training (changing walking patterns), weight lifting, or a weight loss low GI/high protein diet to usual medical care. We aimread more..
Your invitation to a free community seminar Arthritis can be a debilitating condition, however, with the right knowledge and application, we can create change. If you, or a loved one, are suffering from Arthritis, join us for a free communityread more..
Tuesday 19th June, 5:30pm – 7:30pm | Level 5, Kolling Building, Royal North Shore Hospital, Reserve Road, St Leonards Osteoarthritis affects 3 million Australians and is the leading cause of disability in our community. Due to the combined effects of obesity,read more..
On Sunday 22 April a sea of red embarked on a journey from Bondi Beach to Bronte Beach, in the name of William Harris who sadly died at six years of age, due to complications with his arthritis. The dayread more..
What is a bone density test? A bone density test is often referred to as a DXA (dual-energy X-ray Absorptiometry). The scan measures the density (strength) of your bones. How is the test done? You are usually fully clothed duringread more..
The benefits of walking Walking can be done at any time of day, at any age and any level of fitness and ability. It is a low impact form of exercise, which exerts minimal stress or force on your joints,read more..