If you weren’t able to attend our webinars, that’s ok as the recordings can be accessed below.
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a leading cause of pain and disability. OA also seems to be associated with several myths and misconceptions about how it is caused and how it might be managed. This presentation will attempt to bust some of these myths and provide some clarity on how the disease should be understood and managed.
In this webinar, we cover all you need to know about Osteoporosis. Join us as we take a deep dive into exploring what osteoporosis is, risk factors in the diet and lifestyle, the importance of monitoring your bone density, and discuss ways to keep your bones strong and healthy for the prevention of falls, fractures and healthy ageing.
Join us for an enlightening presentation that delves into the diverse and evolving field of sexology. We will help you gain insights and empower yourself with knowledge for fostering a healthy relationship and maintaining intimacy while living with rheumatic autoimmune conditions.
In this webinar, we will explore what pain is, discuss pain education and look at various strategies and interventions aimed at effectively managing pain in arthritis. We will discuss evidence-based techniques that can help alleviate pain, improve daily functioning, and enhance overall well-being for individuals living with arthritis.
Join us for an immersing webinar providing research updates on Medicinal Cannabis in the context of Arthritis, where leading expert, Dr. Alex Capano from Ananda Hemp will shed light on the latest advancements in the field. Dr. Alex will delve into the cutting-edge research surrounding medicinal cannabis and its potential therapeutic benefits for arthritis sufferers.
This webinar discusses the efficacy of popular complementary medicines that have been used to treat arthritis for many years. This webinar looks at the benefits, potential harms and evidence of Traditional Chinese Medicine, naturopathic/homeopathic remedies and other supplements, vitamins, minerals etc in the treatment of arthritis.
This webinar discusses the efficacy of some popular alternate therapies that have been used to treat arthritis for many years. This webinar looks at the benefits, potential harms and evidence of therapies like massage therapy, needling (dry needling and acupuncture), taping and other passive therapies in the treatment of arthritis.
This webinar will cover:
• information about grief (related to chronic illness), depression, and ways to cope
• how to explain your condition to family and friends (for those with JIA to adult RA, OA and a few others)
• the work environment and arthritis
• tips for caregivers and partners
Using our Get Moving! PLUS resources, we will be talking about specific joint exercises or movements that may be beneficial to those with arthritis affecting the hand and/or foot. Some of these exercises will be explained and demonstrated during the session – you can join in!
This presentation unpacks the benefits of exercise and physical activity for arthritis. It also includes information about how much exercise you should do, what type and how you may modify your exercise or daily activities when your arthritis is causing you pain or discomfort.