Living with pain can be one of the hardest parts of having arthritis! While not yet curable, the condition is usually manageable with a multimodal treatment approach.
Low level laser therapy is a non-drug treatment used by many mild oesteoarthritis sufferers on stiff and sore hands, knees and feet. Studies show the effects of low level laser therapy decreases pain and morning stiffness for mild osteoarthritis sufferers.
"There is some scientific proof that low level laser therapy can help reduce pain and swelling, particularly in the hands of people with arthritis. See your physiotherapist for more information." Arthritis Australia.
The Handy Pulse Laser can be an effective home-based treatment, as part of a multimodal approach to treating mild osteoarthritis. Low level laser therapy can temporarily relieve pain, reduce swelling and increase mobility.