Wednesday, 23 August 2017 | Admin
Rheumatoid arthritis is a pretty common condition, affecting the daily lives of over 400,000 people in the UK alone. Although symptoms for rheumatoid arthritis can sometimes be sporadic, there is no doubt that, when pain sets in, it can be really uncomfortable and debilitating in how you perform your day-to-day tasks. There is no need to suffer though, as here at Wrist Supports we have plenty of solutions, from braces to wraps, that will alleviate the pain in your wrists.
Monday, 21 August 2017
Often, wrist injuries aren't due to any sort of impact, trauma or over-extension, but rather the normal wear and tear of using the joint so frequently. Read on to learn more about the symptoms and causes of Repetitive Strain Injury, and what you can do about it.
Tuesday, 15 August 2017
Osteoarthritis involves the breakdown of joint cartilage that separates bones, resulting in bones rubbing together and wearing. It’s most commonly found in elderly individuals, and has a range of causes and risk factors that leaves many in danger of developing the conditions. Take a look at our handy guide to learn more about osteoarthritis and how a wrist support can help with the condition.
Monday, 14 August 2017
If you've found that the base of your thumb has become painful or tender, or if grasping or pinching things causes discomfort, there’s a chance you may be suffering from CMC arthritis. If you're worried about this condition or want to learn more about it and what can be done, our helpful guide can teach you almost everything you need to know.
Friday, 11 August 2017
Arthritis of the wrist can occur at any age, and, if it does, the pain can be debilitating. Wearing a wrist support can combat some of this pain, and different supports provide different methods of pain relief. Depending on the severity of the arthritis, some wrist supports may be more suitable than others, and with our handy guide we can help you assess which wrist support will offer you the most reliable respite for your condition. Read on to find out more.
Wednesday, 2 August 2017 | Admin
Arthritis is a condition that affects millions of people in the UK alone, affecting people of all ages, including children. It is characterised by symptoms such as joint pain, stiffness (particularly first thing in the morning), restricted movement and muscle wasting. Here at WristSupports.co.uk we have created a guide to help you understand what arthritis is, who can get it, and how it can affect your wrists and other joints. Read on to find out more!
Tuesday, 1 August 2017
Rheumatoid arthritis of the wrists can be both irritating and debilitating, causing joints to become swollen and painful. We at WristSupports.co.uk have created a guide to help you better understand rheumatoid arthritis, so you can tackle the problem head on and get your wrists back to top shape.
Friday, 28 July 2017
As well as being one of the most important joints in the body, the wrist is also one of the more complex. Why not get to know your wrist – and some of the most common conditions that can affect it – better with this informative infographic? It's extremely handy!