Arthritis

A Self-Help Guide to Feeling Better

  • Imprint: Vie
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 208
  • Price: £8.99
  • Publication date: 14 January 2016
  • ISBN: 9781849538060

About the book

In this easy-to-follow book, Wendy Green explains how genetics, age, infections, diet, excess weight, previous injuries and stress contribute to arthritis, and offers practical advice and a holistic approach to help you deal with the symptoms. From simple dietary and lifestyle changes to DIY complementary therapies. Find out 50 things you can do today including:

  • Choose beneficial foods and supplements
  • Manage stress and relax to prevent and ease pain
  • Discover practical tips to make everyday living easier
  • Identify ways to help young arthritis sufferers
  • Find helpful organisations and products

About the author

Wendy Green is a health project co-ordinator and health promoter and the author of a wide range of books in the Vie list ranging from IBS: A Self-Help Guide to Feeling Better to The New Parents' Survival Guide: The First Three Months.

Reviews

'provide jargon-free, no-nonsense, practical tips… these books are ideal for people who live busy lives who want easy-to-follow, accessible advice.'

The Jewish Vegetarian

'Handy help to take control of arthritis... promotes self-help and provides information on a range of therapies to try.'

Healthy magazine

' a series of 50 things you can do today to manage... And there are 10 topics to date. They are fascinating books and I reckon there should be enough in there for me to banish my woes. So by my reckoning that is 500 things I can do to sort myself out.'

Paul Watson The Hartlepool Mail

‘An excellent resource for anyone who wishes to take some control over their arthritis… The author balances all the information for you in a quick and easy format’ 

Susan Oliver, nurse advisor to the National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society