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Right now, you're on a computer or scrolling through your phone, mostly likely without any pain or difficulty. If you're one of the 1.8 million Australians with osteoarthritis, that may not be the case.
Your heart is pounding in your chest and it feels like you can’t breathe. As you start to sweat, a wave of fear is washing over you. What is happening? you think as your mind starts racing. This is what stress can feel like. It’s also how our joint cells feel when they are experiencing oxidative stress, which appears to be a major contributor in developing osteoarthritis.
Thanks to $2 million in funding through The Common Good, The Prince Charles Hospital will be the first in Queensland to offer this technology to public patients.
In a world-first study, a research team at The Prince Charles Hospital have discovered a link between high cholesterol levels and joint damage.
Understanding what causes an adverse reaction to cobalt-alloy metal prostheses in hip replacement patients.