Rheumatoid Arthritis and Physiotherapy

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease which causes pain and stiffness and swelling in joints. While RA is most commonly found in females rather than males, with a ratio of 3:1 and prevalent in 30-60 year olds, it can occur at any age. What causes it?RA is caused by the auto-immune system attacking […]

What Is Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)?

RSI - Physiotherapy Dublin

According to the HSE “Repetitive strain injury (RSI), also called work-related upper limb disorder (WRULD), is a general term used to describe the pain caused to muscles, nerves and tendons by repetitive movement and overuse. The condition mostly affects parts of the upper body, such as the forearm, elbow, wrist, hands, neck and shoulders.    […]