Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness week

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder that primarily affects the joints but can involve others parts of the body such as inflammation of the lungs and heart. RA affects approximately 1% of the population, afflicting middle age women 2.5 times as frequently as...

Lower Back Pain

Low back pain hinders as all at some point, in fact it is estimated that 80% of us will experience low back pain throughout our lifetime. Men and women are affected equally and the pain can range in intensity from a dull constant ache to sudden sharp pain. Low back...

World Arthiritis Day

World Arthritis day is marked on October 12th the aim of this day is to raise awareness of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases. “Arthritis” is an umbrella term for approximately 100 different forms of arthritis and related diseases. The website from the Arthritis...

Know your numbers

Know your Numbers!® Week 10th-16th September 2018 High blood pressure usually has no symptoms, which is why is it often referred to as the silent killer. The only way to know you have it is to have a check. Therefore in 2018 we want to encourage ALL family members to...