Originally Posted by Knitting_Guy
I find that knitting helps the arthritis in my hands, but does tend to irritate the arthritis in my shoulders.
I just take very frequent breaks. It makes me a slower knitter, but that's ok, I'm not in a race anyway.
I've found that taking breaks, combined with taking a good dose of Ibuprofin before starting helps to keep the discomfort to a minimum.
Thanks! That sounds like some good advice. I will try to remember it!
I am slow to begin with, this may not be good!