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Life with arthritis: Vera & Stella

When I was first diagnosed I was a nurse in the community And suddenly you’re isolated You know, and you think You know, this is my life now So I thought, right, I’ve got arthritis well that’s it then, I’ll go out and help other people with you know support other people and that’s really…

By Jose Scott January 4, 2020 0

What is Arthritis?

Hello, I’m Wendy Holden and I’m a consultant rheumatologist and medical advisor to Arthritis Action The word arthritis literally means inflammation in the joints Arthritis is thought to affect about 10 million people in the UK and is the most common cause of disability Inflammation in the joints, which is not the same thing as…

By Jose Scott December 27, 2019 0

Diabetes advice – Ramadan 2018

Hi, I’m Dr Junais Azan I’m a GP in Bradford Also sitting on the City CCG as the lead for diabetes. Ramadan begins this week and like myself, there’s going to be a lot of Muslims fasting This is when you don’t eat or drink anything between sunrise and sunset. Which can be up to…

By Jose Scott October 28, 2019 0