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Over 10 million people in the UK have arthritis, but it indirectly affects us all.

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Helping with your condition


There are about 200 different musculoskeletal conditions. Arthritis is a term used by doctors to describe inflammation within a joint.

Dealing with pain

Pain can be a major symptom of arthritis. We give you information and self-help tips on managing short-term and chronic pain.

Everyday exercises for everyday lives

Discover five exercises to relieve joint pain. The exercises have been designed by experts to deliver effective results as part of your daily routine.

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Want to join us? Your donation will help to improve the lives of the 1 in 6 people who are affected by arthritis every day.

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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.