Living with arthritis

Fight arthritis pain with your diet

If you have rheumatoid arthritis (RA) you need to pay more attention to your diet as some RA medications block nutrients your body needs, writes DietDoc.

Training for a half marathon after double hip replacement

Avid sports fan and blogger, Bruce Dunn, was shocked to hear a doctor tell him that he would never play sport again. Fourteen months after a double hip replacement, Bruce is defying the odds by training for the Two Oceans Half Marathon again. This is Bruce's story . . .

14 foods that cause gout

Suffering from gout? There's a lot you can do to prevent this horribly painful condition. Start by cutting out these 14 foods.

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Professor Asgar Ali Kalla completed his MBChB (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) degree in 1975 at the University of Cape Town and his FRCP in 2003 in London. Professor Ali Kalla is the Isaac Albow Chair of Rheumatology at the University of Cape Town and also the Head of Division of Rheumatology at Groote Schuur Hospital. He has participated in a number of clinical trials for rheumatology and is active in community outreach. Prof Ali Kalla is an expert in Arthritis for Health24.

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