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Caterpillar fungus could hold the key to relieving the pain of osteoarthritis

Dr Cornelia de Moor

A drug from a parasitic mushroom that lives on caterpillars could become an effective new painkiller for people with osteoarthritis within the next six years, according to Arthritis Research UK researchers.

Ruth Hart

Mother-love helps young people with arthritis through the tough times

Young people with arthritis rely heavily on their mums for support during times of change and uncertainty – despite claiming to be independent, according to new research from Arthritis Research UK.

Professor Sue Kimber

UK scientists move closer to creating cartilage from stem cells

Arthritis Research UK scientists have succeeded in producing cartilage formed from embryonic stem cells that could in future be used to treat the painful joint condition osteoarthritis.

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Muddy Dog Walk in Streatley22 April 2015Put on your walking boots and join us for a Muddy Dog Walk to support Arthritis Research UK.
Narberth and District branch Coffee Morning25 April 2015A coffee morning with light refreshments, a cake stall with delicious home-made treats, cards and raffle.
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