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Be Active with Arthritis

Be Active with Arthritis Classes led by Rena Buckley, Chartered Physiotherapist. Pool Exercise Programme. Starts Thursday 13th October at 7pm at The Castle Hotel Leisure Centre, Macroom. €60 for 6 weeks. For booking or further information please contact Eleanor on 01 6470204 or euifhiannachta@arthritisireland.ie

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Osteoporosis

    What is osteoporosis Osteoporosis, meaning porous bones, is a bone disease in which bone becomes increasingly brittle, leading to a high risk of a fracture. It is a silent disease which is not diagnosed until a fracture occurs. It first develops as osteopenia (early stage osteoporosis) and then progresses to osteoporosis. Who does[…]