Arthritis & Osteoarthritis
There is plenty to read about this condition on the internet, a very good reference is arthritisresearchuk.org
It is not something to fear because in the right hands you will be able to manage it and it does not necessarily mean the end to an active life. In fact, according to an article recently published in the British Medical Journal, exercise is an effective way to control pain and improve function especially with lower-limb arthritis.
It is a condition that we regularly treat, everyday. Often it is pain that brings you knocking on our doors. Where ever it affects you in the body we are able to treat the pain, advise you whether its best to rest or whether you are ready to exercise, assess and supply joint supports where it is beneficial. if you need any advise, give us a ring.