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What does Arthritis Research UK do?

Arthritis Research UK invests in breakthrough treatments, the best information and vital support for everyone affected by arthritis.

We believe that by harnessing the power of exceptional science we can overcome the pain, isolation and fatigue arthritis causes. Our work has already uncovered breakthrough treatments, and we’re dedicated to uncovering new ideas to help people push back the ways arthritis limits their lives.

Arthritis Research UK: Everyday freedom from the limits of arthritis.

You can help too. Find out how to get involved in supporting our work and together we can make everyday life better for all 10 million people with arthritis in the UK.

Our work in Scotland

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From Aberdeen to Edinburgh to Glasgow, we have a long-standing record of working alongside people with arthritis and researchers in Scotland.

Share your Everyday 2016

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Share your Everyday with arthritis and help us uncover the big ideas and little changes that will help you.

Meet the expert

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Meet the experts who are carrying out our research.

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Arthritis Research UK fund research into the cause, treatment and cure of arthritis. You can support Arthritis Research UK by volunteering, donating or visiting our shops.