Free information seminar on arthritis

ARTHRITIS Ireland will host a free public information seminar on arthritis and fibromyalgia, conditions which affect close to one in five of the population, at Tralee's Brandon Hotel on Wednesday October 9.

Speakers on the night will include Dr Muhammad Haroon, a Consultant Rheumatologist at Kerry General Hospital, Dr Ross Kingston a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Bon Secours Hospital Tralee, Sarah McGroary a chartered physiotherapist at KGH and Arthritis Ireland CEO John Church.

As well as the speakers, the night will also include foot scanning by Tipp Toes podiatry from 6pm to 8pm, information stalls and a shop selling Arthritis Ireland's complete range of equipment.