Volunteers live happier, healthier lives and sleep better than people who don’t volunteer, according to Volunteering Australia. This week is National Volunteer Week and it’s the largest celebration of volunteers in the country. It also provides us an opportunity to say thank you to all theread more..
This study aims to understand how people manage their activity levels and the impact that this has on their pain. Read more
Today is April Falls Day and in this blog article we give you some handy falls prevention tips and advice. Read more
Jannine gives her perspective on a recent study that claims paracetamol is not clinically effective in treating osteoarthritic pain. Read more
Non-Excutive Director Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW is a not for profit working to support people living with Arthritis and Osteoporosis across New South Wales. Nearing our 50th year, we are a non-government health charity that aims toread more..
Eat well, lose weight, spend more time with the kids (or grandchildren), take up a new hobby, de-clutter, spend less time on the computer, get fit, quit smoking, cut back on alcohol…does this sound familiar? What decisions for better healthread more..
Some handy tips and advice on being medicine wise over the Christmas holidays. Read more
From 1 January 2016, a number of over-the-counter medications including osteo-paracetamol will be removed from the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. This means vulnerable groups such as pensioners could end up paying three times more for their medication. Last Tuesday, Kate Creedonread more..
Are you 50 years of age or older? Do you have persistent knee pain on most days of the month? Would you be willing to start using a cane daily for 12 weeks? Then the CUBA – Cane for Knee Painread more..
Dr Amy Norman is far from the typical impression of someone with arthritis. The 25-year-old chiropractor had no clue why she struggled to do things like squeeze shampoo out of a bottle to wash her hair, pick up a penread more..