arthritis

Arthritis: how osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis affect joints

Arthritis – joint inflammation – is very common, and typically causes pain and stiffness in the affected joints. Osteoarthritis and

Osteoarthritis: over-the-counter treatments

There are a number of different treatment options available for osteoarthritis — a chronic (ongoing) condition that causes pain and

Gout: two-thirds of Australians don’t have ideal control

Two-thirds of Australians with gout have uric acid concentrations above the recommended levels and may not be being treated adequately,

Osteoarthritis: prescription medicines

If you suffer from osteoarthritis, then medicines to provide pain relief and reduce inflammation will likely form part of your

Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative joint disease, is a condition that causes the joints to become painful and stiff. It

Animation: effects of ageing

Some of the changes associated with getting older, such as greying hair and the appearance of wrinkles, are hard to

Parkinson’s disease: Q and A

Q. What is Parkinson’s disease? A. Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative disease of the nervous system that causes disturbances in

Neck pain: treatment

There are various treatments available for neck pain – a common problem that affects about two-thirds of all Australian adults

What to eat if you have rheumatoid arthritis

Dietary changes can help people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) but can’t replace medicines, otherwise known as DMARDs – Disease Modifying

Native plant gives hope in rheumatoid arthritis

Extracts of the Australian plant known as mountain pepper have a high antibiotic activity against bacteria that may be a trigger for rheumatoid

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