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500 x Opti:5 Joint Massage Gel
Opti:5 is a glucosamine based drug-free joint massage gel designed for joint health in the over 50s. The gel is easily absorbed into the skin and contains menthol to provide an immediate soothing effect. We are offering a free 75ml tube (worth £9.95) and all you have to pay is £2.95 p&p.
A smart patch could detect early onset of osteoarthritis
Scientists are hoping to create a smart patch, which could cost as little as 10p, used specifically to detect early onset of the disease. Different approaches for the use of a patch and different types of sensors will be explored and evaluated, and then hopefully developed and validated. Read more here.
What is the recovery time for knee realignment surgery?Blog written by BMI Healthcare
Like any type of surgery, it’s useful to know the recovery time so you can make any necessary changes or arrangements for your care. So, how long does it take to recover from knee realignment surgery? Find out more about what the procedure involves and how this affects recovery time here.
Arthritis Symptom Remedies: Water Therapiessponsored by Bathing Solutions
Water therapy is a proven alternative pain remedy that has alleviated pain to sufferers for centuries. Recommended for those who suffer from varying types of musculoskeletal conditions, water helps to reduce gravity and creates 360 support for sore limbs and can have lasting effects even after getting out of the water. Patients with both types of arthritis found that warm water exercise two or three times a week could create a decrease in pain, and increase physical ability. Read more...
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