Author Archives: Dr. Sophie

Weight Loss for Osteoarthritis

It sometimes seems that the medical profession loves to blame the patient for their woes, especially if you are obese. This is one such article. It talks about a review study done by medics which basically says if you are … Continue reading

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Does Ultrasound Relieve OA?

Ultrasound is commonly used by physiotherapists for OA. Sometimes they use an anti-inflammatory cream with the ultrasound, a method termed phonophoresis and this supposedly improves the absorption of the anti-inflammatory cream. But do either of these therapies relieve your OA?

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What Are You Planning To Do For Your OA in 2013?

A very happy New Year to everyone! Firstly my apologies for being so quiet for the last month.¬†For those who don’t know Christmas holidays in New Zealand last most of January as we are in the height of summer. That … Continue reading

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