Information Sheets

What is Arthritis?

Ankylosing Spondylitis  

Biosimilar Etanercept 

Fibromyalgia 

Gout 

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Osteoarthritis 

Polymyalgia Rheumatica 

Psoriatic Arthritis 

Reactive Arthritis 

Rheumatoid Arthritis 

Ross River Virus / Barmah Forest Virus 

Scleroderma 

Sjogren's Syndrome 

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus  (SLE or Lupus) 

Spondyloarthritis 

The following information sheets can be sent to you on request by calling our Telephone Advisory Service on 9388 2199 or 1800 011 041 or by emailing us general@arthritiswa.org.au or by telling us when you order your free Information Pack online.

Areas of the body:

  • Back pain
  • Feet and arthritis
  • Hands and arthritis
  • Neck pain
  • Shoulder pain
  • Tips for osteoarthritis of the hip/knee

Medical management:

  • Blood tests for arthritis
  • Joint replacement (booklet)
  • Medicines and arthritis
  • Surgery for arthritis
  • Working with your healthcare team

General management:

  • Arthritis and emotions
  • Arthritis facts
  • Dealing with pain
  • Exercise and RA
  • Exercise and fibromyalgia
  • Gout and diet
  • Healthy eating and arthritis
  • Juvenile arthritis
  • Juvenile arthritis A Teachers Guide
  • Massage and arthritis
  • Physical activity
  • Saving energy
  • Sex and Arthritis
  • Strength Training
  • Tai chi
  • Water exercise

Complementary therapies/supplements:

  • Complementary therapies
  • Fish oils
  • Glucosamine and chondroitin

Multicultural Information Sheets

The following information sheets are also available in Arabic, Italian, Greek, Chinese, Croatian, Korean, Macedonian, Persian, Spanish  and Vietnamese

  • What is arthritis?
  • Dealing with pain
  • Healthy eating and physical activity
  • Medicines and arthritis
  • Working with your healthcare team
  • Complementary therapies
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Fish oil
  • Glucosamine and chondroitin