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

Hydrotherapy for Pain Relief

What is Hydrotherapy? Hydrotherapy is used in the treatment of different conditions, including arthritis and related rheumatic complaints. You will be completing a range of special exercises in water which is around 33–36ºC, typically warmer than a swimming pool. It … Continue reading