Almost 90% of women and 80% of men ages 75-79 show x-ray evidence of osteoarthritis in their hands. Here are a selection of tips and products designed to help people with limited strength and range of motion in these areas.
Products designed to help people with arthritis thrive.
Get a grip on grilling!
To ensure safety and comfort when barbecuing this summer, consider opting for long-handled tools. They keep your hands far from the flame, help you scoop, and give you extra stability and grip to flip the food.
Quick Exercise Idea
Spread your fingers as wide as you can and hold. Then, slowly relax your fingers and gently bring them together into a fist. Don't squeeze too hard. Repeat this motion with each hand, gradually increasing the repetitions.
Dress with success!
Deciding what to wear the night before can save time and energy in the morning. And knowing in advance if youâ€™ll need assistance with buttons or zippers can help ensure you get help from a family member before they leave for the day.