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Mums key to treating Alzheimer's and arthritis

A special protein which helps protect women during pregnancy also unlocks clues to treat or even prevent age-related disorders such as Alzheimer’s and arthritis. That’s what a research paper led by University of Wollongong and Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute PhD student Jordan Cater has found. Mr Carter was part of an international research team which found that a… Read More »

Arthritis: Four hand exercises to combat arthritis pain and relieve symptoms

Arthritis is a condition that causes pain, swelling and stiffness on the joints. More than 10 million people in the UK have arthritis or other, similar joint conditions. The most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis, which affects nearly nine million people. Rheumatoid arthritis is the second most common type. Arthritis of the hands can… Read More »