Monthly Archives: July 2013

Degenerative Joint Pain. Can we think it away?

The brain is a powerful piece of kit. We have only scratched the surface on understanding how it works but these two new pieces of research suggest that not only your mood but also how you relate to your affected … Continue reading

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New Treatment for Osteoarthritis (or is it a very old one?)

OK this might be a bit yucky for some but I read a couple of  research papers on how medical leeches are the big new treatment for osteoarthritis! Yup you read that right- LEECHES!

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Osteoarthritis Exercise Program Recommended Pre Surgery

An osteoarthritis exercise program is once again being hailed both as a treatment and as a way to improve surgical outcomes. Ewa M. Roos, PT, PhD,¬†from the Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics and faculty of Health Sciences at … Continue reading

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