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News from Arthritis Research UK

Every £1 invested in medical research delivers a return equivalent to 25p every year, forever

Scientists working in a lab

Research to tackle musculoskeletal conditions, has delivered a significant long-term return on investment, a new study published today in Health Research Policy and Systems demonstrates.

Summer reception 2017

Influencing for people with arthritis in 2017

We know that arthritis can impact on all parts of a person’s life, and as a result our policy, campaigns and public affairs team have had a busy year. Here’s a rundown of their top 5 highlights of 2017.

Left to right: Tracey Loftis, Dr Mohini Gray, Maureen McAllister, Rachael Hamilton MSP, Jeremy Balfour MSP, Kathryn Martin, Angela Donaldson-Bruce

Raising awareness of arthritis in Scotland

On Tuesday 5th December, we held a Scottish parliamentary reception in Holyrood to highlight the prevalence and impact of arthritis in Scotland.

Carpenter with two apprentices

Government announces response on the Work, Health and Disability Green Paper

On 30 November 2017 the Government announced its plans to support people with disability and long term health conditions to be in work.

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