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Ask Trevor CHT: fused wrists

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Ask Trevor CHT: fused wrists

Rachel asks:

"I have rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. My hands are very painful and I have several joints replaced over the years. I have little movement in my wrists and am considering getting them fused.

Is it safer to let them fuse naturally or fuse them surgically now?"

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Ask Trevor CHT: Scared of a steroid shot

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Ask Trevor CHT: Scared of a steroid shot

Rita asks:

"I have osteoarthritis in my wrist and have been advised to get a steroid shot. I’ve heard that this can be very painful and it’s putting me off getting it done. Any advice?"

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Ask Trevor CHT: Can I do yoga with osteoarthritis?

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Ask Trevor CHT: Can I do yoga with osteoarthritis?

Jenny asks:

"Is it ok to do yoga when you have osteoarthritis in your hands?"

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Why are disability products so ugly?

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Why are disability products so ugly?

Ever wondered why disability products are so ugly?

In this video Grace & Able founder Sarah walks you through the reasons behind ugly disability products, and how we can change things.


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Ask Trevor CHT: Tedonitis in the thumb

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Ask Trevor CHT: Tedonitis in the thumb

"I was diagnosed with Tendonitis in my thumb. I feel like I just keep icing it day and night and splinting it constantly but it’s not getting any better and the pain is sharp and endless. Any suggestions?"

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