Hand care for people with arthritis

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Organic Defence Hand Cream 50ml is available for £6.50 (50ml) from or tel 0800 0832 111. Continue reading

Which scissors are best for people with swollen or painful hand and finger joints?

garden scissors, garden shears, arthritis hands, gardening with arthritis, arthritis digestAn ergonomic pair of scissors for the garden that offer outstanding comfort, grip and controllability. The index finger loop substantially improves control and stability, while the shape nestles comfortably in the palm of the hand. Palm-squeeze action is ideal for gardeners with reduced strength or mobility, and minimises muscle and joint strain.

Available for £10.99 from or tel 01959 534212.

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Christmas gifts & treats for people with arthritis, fibromyalgia & osteoporosis

hot water bottle, arthritis relief, pain relief, arthritis digest, chronic painDesigned to lie across the length of the body, this Faux Fur Long Hot Water Bottle distributes heat evenly. The cover features an elasticated neck at the top for a snug fit and easy refilling. If you’re looking for luxurious comfort on chilly evenings, it doesn’t get better than this.

Faur Fur Long Hot Water Bottle (in Dove or Grey) is £45 from The White Company, or tel 020 3758 9222. Continue reading

Taking a trip? Products & tips for people with arthritis, fibromyalgia & osteoporosis

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What a great way to remember to take the right medication and correct dose at the optimal time while you’re on holiday. The Eono 7 Day Pill Organizer 3 Times a Day with PU Leather Case is a weekly pill box with 21 large compartments for morning, noon and evening. Seven bright colours help distinguish days at a glance, and you can visually see if you miss a day.

Available for £8.99 from

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