10 Best Products for Arthritis in Hands
Good Housekeeping highlights products that can help patients with arthritis live with less pain and more mobility.
John Dowdle, MD, hand and upper extremity surgeon at HSS says for some people, arthritis pain and stiffness comes and goes and an occasional non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug will keep them comfortable.
Braces or splints can also be helpful. While these can be purchased over the counter, Dr. Dowdle recommends consulting a hand specialist before you invest in one because some are more effective than others and it depends on your specific needs.
In addition, Dr. Dowdle recommends at-home paraffin baths to people with arthritis in their hands.
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