A groundbreaking report into the impact of arthritis and other musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions has revealed a $55.1 billion cost to the Australian community. The report by Arthritis and Osteoporosis Victoria (A&OV) – A Problem Worth Solving – identified that theseread more..
There are more than three million Australians with arthritis who could benefit from last Friday’s announcement of new government funding for an exercise initiative and enhanced online support tools to help people with arthritis to better manage their condition. Theread more..
Peptides are a topic that has featured heavily in the news in recent times, often making front and back page news as they figure prominently in recent scandals that have engulfed the National Rugby League (NRL) and the Australian Footballread more..
Arthritis is a condition that affects 1 in 5 Australians. That means that 1.4m people in NSW alone, have a form of arthritis and try to manage the impact it has on their lives. There are a number of veryread more..
With the colder months of the year approaching, the days are getting shorter and the nights are getting crisper. The urge to stay warm indoors and to hibernate is understandably strong. This urge is compounded by the fact that withread more..
According to new information released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW), the rate of hospitalisation for people with osteoarthritis is increasing. There are approximately 1.8 million Australians with osteoarthritis, making it the most common form of arthritis.read more..
William’s Walk was held on the 27 and 28 April to raise vital funds for kids with arthritis. The event, in its second year, expanded to two locations this year, Bondi Beach (Saturday 27 April) and the International Regatta Centre,read more..
Four out of five people experience back pain at some point in their lives. Physically demanding tasks such as lifting, carrying, lowering, pushing, pulling, twisting and reaching are common hazards, with the risk of back strain or injury being high.read more..
Arthritis, covering a range of conditions with varying symptoms, can easily dominate your health concerns. However, as we age other health issues can arise. Read more about the common health considerations for older adults. Avoid falls The risk of fallingread more..
On A Current Affair last night (View here), you may have seen a segment regarding the impact of the government refusal to fund joint injections that provide people with arthritis with essential pain relief and mobility. Medicare rebates for jointread more..