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joints

Bone, Muscle & Joint
November 20, 2015

7 Top reasons for joint pain

Ouch! Isn’t it such a let-down when something simple and reliable (like a knee or elbow) suddenly hurts, or stops working? If it hasn’t happened to you yet, you’re lucky! Here are the most common reasons for joint pain and what you can do about it: (more…)
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Bone, Muscle & Joint
June 29, 2015

Knee problems – What are the causes?

Tired of hobbling around in pain? Knee pain is common - it affects many people of different ages, and can have a number of causes. Let's have a look at what could be causing your niggling knee pain... (more…)
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Bone, Muscle & Joint
February 25, 2015

What you need to know about Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Do you ever have numbness, tingling or pain in your hands? If this happens at night, while you’re driving or when you work on your computer, it could be Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)! Read on to find out more and what you should do about it.
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Healthy Bones
Bone, Muscle & Joint
October 14, 2014

Your brilliant bones

It's the frame that holds you, and the material is incredibly strong - yet it remakes itself over and over again. It’s Bone and Joint Health National Awareness Week, so let’s talk about your bones. (more…)
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Arthritis
October 12, 2014

Arthritis isn’t just an old man’s disease!

There is a common misconception that arthritis only begins to affect people over the age of 40 – not true! Arthritis can affect children as well. (more…)
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Arthritis
December 21, 2013

Working with arthritis

Did you know? There are more than 100 diseases which fall under the heading of arthritis, and all of them are characterised by joint stiffness and debilitating pain. Arthritis is a chronic condition, and accounts for more than 1 in every 10 visits to the GP. Joint pain may be caused by injury or an infection but, as we age, the most common cause is osteoarthritis. The joints most generally affected are the hips, knees, shoulders and finger joints. (more…)
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