In honour of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games beginning, we are celebrating through Commonwealth Games inspired exercises to assist with those living with arthritis in the shoulder. Please note: If any of these exercises causes excessive pain or discomfort, ceaseread more..
It is proven that exercising within your limits can help with strength, flexibility, reduction of joint pain & fatigue. You may think, understandably, that it is beyond you when basic movement is hard enough. You may also think that exerciseread more..
Specifically developed by Arthritis NSW for people with arthritis & osteoporosis, the classes are a circuit format focusing on improving strength & incorporating balance, endurance and flexibility. Exercises were modified according to participants’ individual goals, medical history and fitness level.read more..
This infographic is a useful summary of the benefits of exercise in the management of arthritis. So if you – or someone you know needs a little nudge to get moving, this simple reminder may be of help! You canread more..
Arthritis NSW is in the SMH today, talking about the prevalence and impact of arthritis – which can affect people of all ages and backgrounds, including children – the importance of early diagnosis, the role of exercise in arthritis management,read more..
Simple, Relevant, Effective, Time-Saving. This month’s exercises are ideal for those who have problems standing while exercising due to knee, ankle or balance issues, and can be done sitting on a chair (even those shown in a standing position inread more..
The University of Queensland (UQ) shared great news of a breakthrough late last year when the Diamantina Institute research team began human trials of an innovative treatment for rheumatoid arthritis. The treatment, known as DEN-81, is vaccine-style immunotherapy that targetsread more..
From The Sydney Partnership for Health, Education, Research & Enterprise (SPHERE) | SPHERE is seeking applications for suitably experienced individuals who are interested in becoming a Consumer Partner to help reduce the burden of Musculoskeletal (MSK) disease in the community.read more..
A University of New England – Nursing Research Study | This research aims to explore rural mothers’ day to day experience of caring for a child with a chronic condition, such as Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA). > Do you haveread more..
Arthritis Australia’s results are in for the inaugural Best & Worst Packaging of 2017! The survey gave people the opportunity to nominate products that were easy or hard to open. In the ‘Worst Packaging of 2017′ category, there were aread more..