Coping with Rheumatism and Arthritis by R.M. Youngson
Rheumatism and arthritis affect over ten per cent of the population, and account for more visits to the doctor than any other long-term physical problem. This is a guide to all the different causes of aches in the joints, stiffness and muscle pain, and the ways in which they can be helped. It includes information about surgery and drug treatments, practical suggestions about how to cope with pain, including complementary approaches, and advice about mobility and equipment to make life easier.