Arthritis is a common form of joint disorder causing pain and stiffness affecting more than 10 million people in the UK according to the NHS. Arthritis is not easy to live with and can make simple day to day tasks very challenging. Yet despite it being a very common condition, most people (even those that have been diagnosed with arthritis) are unaware of some facts. Who in the population is most likely to be affected by arthritis? What environmental factors could increase your chances of developing arthritis? Can stress have a negative impact on the lives of arthritis sufferers? What are some of the most recommended home remedies, lifestyle or diet changes that can help you relieve the pain in your joints or contribute to slowing down the development of arthritis? At Bathing Solutions, we’ve looked into existing research to find an answer to these questions: here are 10 surprising facts you didn’t know about arthritis.

10 Surprising Facts About Arthritis

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