Our expert says:
Arthritis is a very common, painful condition. The best place to start would be with your GP. A doctor would be able to check the severity or type of arthritis your mom is suffering from and recommened an appropriate treatment or even refer you to a rheumatologist if necessary. Anti-inflammatories, either as a topical ointment or oral medication can make a big difference. There are also a lot of products available today such as which help to repair cartilage, ask a pharmacist, they should be able to help.
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