Arthritis and the Weather

Whilst there is very little scientific evidence to support the fact that arthritis worsens in cold and damp weather, many sufferers will tell you different. For many people, the flare up of an arthritic joint does seem to signal a … Continue reading

[ASK RON] Graves’ Disease and Eye Masks

Hi Ron, I am interested in purchasing one of your eye masks.  On your specification for use it mentions the mask is recommended for puffy eyes. How effective is it and would it be ok to use on very sensitive … Continue reading

[ASK RON] Pain Relief for the Back of my Hand

Hi Ron, I have damaged the back of my hand using a punch bag. My wrist is fully mobile and pain free, but is there any support I could use as the pain is behind the knuckle but higher than … Continue reading

[ASK RON] Size Guide for IMAK Compression Gloves

Hi, I am very interested in the IMAK Compression Gloves, as I have Rheumatoid Arthritis. Can you please advise on the sizes? I have quite small hands and fingers, so am tempted to go for the ‘small’, but I obviously … Continue reading

“Back to School Bluesletter” just sent…

We’ve just sent out our latest newsletter, full of info and special offers. This month’s theme is geared towards students and how can they tell if they might have RSI. Injuries amongst youngsters is on the rise, thanks to mobile … Continue reading

[ASK RON] What Helps a Painful Swelling on Wrist?

Dear Ron, I was pruning my garden this week and I think the repetitive stress of it has left a painful swelling along the side of my wrist, under the base of my thumb. What is it, and can you suggest anything to help? … Continue reading