New consumer resource written by Perth medical experts will empower the half million Australians living with rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis and Osteoporosis WA has published a uniquely Australian book written by Perth medical experts and health professionals for Australians living withread more..
Things to remember: > While chronic pain may never be completely resolved, it can be managed effectively > Relying solely on medication is not an effective way of treating chronic pain > Successful management requires daily practice > There areread more..
We are posting this article on behalf of Alice Shires of UTS Clinical Psychology, who is conducting a study on the effects of mindfulness on chronic pain. For many people living with arthritis, managing chronic pain is a key issue.read more..
Sponsoring Camp Footloose is a wonderful way to have a lasting impact on the lives of the children and young people who have juvenile arthritis. Read more
Mature adults with arthritis are encouraged to keep moving to be functionally independent. Current guidelines from the Australian Department of Health suggest being physically active for 30 minutes per day on most days of the week. But where do youread more..
The hands and wrists are common locations for many forms of arthritis such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and gout. In this article, we discuss the symptoms of hand arthritis and offer tips for protecting your hands. Healthy hands are capableread more..
To coincide with Arthritis Awareness Week (28 May to 3 June 2017), we continued our 50th Anniversary celebrations with a sausage sizzle at our North Ryde office on Wednesday. Occupants from all 65 of the building’s office suites were invited, withread more..
Raising awareness of Australia’s major cause of disability and chronic pain Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW is urging everyone to become informed about arthritis, the impact it can have upon quality of life, and the measures that can be taken toread more..
National Volunteer Week is an annual celebration coordinated by Volunteering Australia Inc. to acknowledge the generous contribution of Australia’s 6 million volunteers. Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW would like to take this opportunity to say a huge THANK YOU to all ourread more..
To coincide with Arthritis Awareness Week (28 May to 03 June 2017), a number of our branches and support groups will launch their 50th Anniversary Celebrations with sausage sizzles, morning teas, cake stalls and more across the state. If you’reread more..