Category Archives: About Osteoarthritis

A New Concept in Listening to Our Bodies!

I love this idea, mainly because so few Doctors take the time to diagnose osteoarthritis properly. For them, anyone over 50 who has joint pain has osteoarthritis. This lovely idea was reported at Medical Xpress “Researchers are only just starting … Continue reading

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Growing Pains : do they really lead to osteoarthritis?

There have been many press reports in the last few weeks about how “growing pains” in teenagers are an early indicator that the person may develop osteoarthritis later in life. I have NEVER heard such rubbish in all my life! … Continue reading

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Foot Osteoarthritis : why isn’t more being done?

A UK study has found that foot osteoarthritis affects about 1 in 5 people over the age of 50. They found the majority of  affected people found the condition moderately or severely disabling and have difficulty doing everyday activities such as walking, … Continue reading

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