Category Archives: Arthritis

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Arthritis: Turn Up the Heat, Turn Down the Pain!

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It’s a proven fact that arthritis pain worsens in the winter months. Simple heat treatments make a significant difference when it comes to arthritis pain. Long, warm showers or baths are quick fixes to ease stiffness in your joints. In addition, there are arthritis homecare products that use heat to minimize pain. If you are [...]

Heat Up to Cool Down Arthritis Pain!

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Many forms of Arthritis pain are commonly known to flare up significantly during the winter months. According to the National Arthritis Foundation, studies have shown that heat is an effective solution. Normal stiff, tense, and sore muscles can be relaxed and relieved with a little heat, so joints affected by arthritis pain are no different. [...]

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Remedies for Arthritis That Keep it Natural

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It can be difficult finding vitamins and natural solutions that are effective in relieving Arthritis symptoms. Recommended treatments can be expensive, and how do you know if they will work? Guy Fiocco, MD, assistant professor of internal medicine at Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, offers his insight on some different options that are [...]

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Making Your Office Easier: ErgoMotion Mouse

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When hand and wrist pain starts effecting you or your loved one’s everyday life, it becomes difficult to perform the tasks that require a lot of hand movements. While that includes almost everything we do, that pain is esspecially elivated while working at our desk at the computer. Technology has come a long way, minimalizing [...]

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4 Products to Assist With Arthritis

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  Living with arthritis can make daily tasks that once seemed so simple, such as getting dressed, extremely difficult and time consuming.  Here at Easierliving we strive to make those day-to-day tasks easier for you, while making you feel more comfortable doing them.  Here are some top products for reducing difficulty throughout the day, thus reducing [...]

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4 Tips to Exercising Safely with Arthritis

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The inflammation and pain that results from arthritis threatens the ease of exercise. Yet, someone with arthritis may benefit greatly from regular exercise routines – as long as they are accomplished safely.  Luckily, there are ways to adapt an exercise schedule in order to relieve pain without causing more of it. 1) Manage Pain Levels. [...]

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Coping with Arthritis Thumb Pain

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Ease the Effects Of Arthritis In Your Hands Thumb arthritis is the most common form of osteoarthritis affecting the hand. Thumb arthritis can cause severe hand pain, swelling, and decreased strength and ability to pinch or grip things. Pain while grasping items makes it difficult to do simple household tasks, such as turning doorknobs and [...]

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Excellent Gifts to Help Ease Arthritis Pain

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Arthritis can make even the simplest of tasks difficult.  It isn’t easy to do things as mundane as opening a jar or holding a pen when you’re dealing with the burden of arthritis.  Luckily, there are products to make life with arthritis easier in every part of the house. Bedroom The EZ Mornings Tool Kit [...]

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3 Tips to Tackle Anxiety with Arthritis

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If dealing with the excruciating pain that often accompanies arthritis isn’t enough, many people inflicted with the disease find that they have to contend with anxiety as well.  A recent study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows results closely linking arthritis and anxiety, finding one in three adults who have arthritis also have [...]

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Stress Worsens Your Arthritis

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It’s no secret that stress makes existing conditions worse – colds, headaches, chronic back pain and, yes, arthritis. Reducing your stress levels will not cure or reverse your arthritis, but it may control it enough to keep your joints less sore and usable.  Relieving stress is not rocket science, nor is it identical to every person. Finding [...]