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Arthritis Care

Wandsworth Branch.  Social Club meets first Wednesday in month 7.30

Helpline 0808 800 4050

Contact name:
Mr Joe Stephens
Telephone:
020 8764 5284
Sector:
Voluntary

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Preventive care involves regular check-ups and screening tests to get an update on your health. If there are any warning signs of disease, regular preventive care will spot them early, which means earlier treatment and fewer complications. In addition to health screenings, there are proactive steps you can take to improve your chances of aging well, including developing a strategy to maintain your health. Lifestyle changes you can make, such as eating better, quitting smoking and starting (or maintaining) an exercise routine, you'll feel better and enjoy life longer Staying healthy is a collaborative effort between you and your doctor but it starts with you and your commitment to your health.
Arthritis is a group of conditions involving damage to the joints of the body. Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in people older. There are different forms of arthritis; each has a different cause.
Back pain is pain felt in the back that usually originates from the muscles, nerves, bones, joints or other structures in the spine.