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Can children get arthritis?

Sadly, yes. Most people think of arthritis as a disease for older adults to worry about, but children can get arthritis too. Children with arthritis face similar problems to their adult counterparts, but in addition, they may have to deal with growth issues, bone deterioration at an earlier age, and missing out on enjoying a… Read More »

Arthritis: Four foods to eat this Christmas to relieve arthritis pain and symptoms

Arthritis is a common condition causing pain, swelling and stiffness to the joints. The condition is lifelong and there is no direct cure, but adding certain vitamins, minerals and nutrients to your diet can help soothe symptoms. Arthritis can seem worse during the winter as the weather turns colder and the joints are exposed to… Read More »

Arthritis pain: Four easy steps to help ease aches and pains this winter

Arthritis patients or those who suffer with joint pain may have noticed the onset of wintery, cold and wet weather making joints ache more than usual. While it’s not precisely clear why this happens, it can add an extra burden on top of the miserable weather. So what can you do to help? Consultant Rheumatologist… Read More »