Rheumatism and arthritis ephemera. Box 1.
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Box file containing items of ephemera in acid free sleeves. Includes advertising for 'anti-rheumatic rings', socks and bracelets (Anti-Rheu-Gem : Anti-Rheu-Gem Company, Birmingham, Emms & Son, Wolverton) and a label for an 'anti-rheumatic sock', dermatomyositis, polymyositis, joint pain, new hip joints, osteoporosis, polymyalgia rheumatica, psoriatic arthritis, sports injuries, tennis elbow, work-related rheumatic complaints, repetitive strain injury, allergy, arthritis, exercise therapy, weather and rheumatism, Stephen Matthews & Co. Ltd.'s 'Curicones', AposTherapy (knee osteoarthritis therapy, 2013), Riksföreningen mot Reumatism charity seal (Stockholm, 1960?), 'Arthritis warnings', 'Arthritis : take care' / 'Advice about birth defects' : "Take care! Get your polio vaccine (leaflet : March of Dimes / The National Foundation : 1950s?).
- Rheumatic Diseases
- Low Back Pain
- Osteoarthritis, Knee
- Poliomyelitis |prevention & control
- Congenital Abnormalities
- Arthritis and Rheumatism Council for Research in Great Britain and the Commonwealth
- Anti-Rheu-Gem Company
- British League Against Rheumatism
- Riksföreningen mot Reumatism
- Stephen Matthews & Co
- AposTherapy (Firm)
- National Foundation
- March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation