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Two new trustees recruited to help drive our changing strategy

12 May 2016

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve appointed two new trustees to our board. Professor Sallie Lamb will contribute her primary care and therapy expertise while Alex Hesz will be adding his digital experience.

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New MSPs to fight for people with arthritis

06 May 2016

Election night 2016 in Scotland was a big night for people with arthritis, with 39 Arthritis Champions, from all of the major parties, being elected to the Scottish Parliament.

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Health service top priority for people with arthritis living in Scotland, according to new poll

05 May 2016

People with arthritis in Scotland aren't satisfied with the NHS and quality of care it provides, according to a new poll commissioned by Arthritis Research UK.

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Actress Claire King supports our Be The Difference campaign

29 April 2016

On Thursday 28 April, Coronation Street actress Claire King appeared on ITV's Lorraine to talk about her experience of living with arthritis and our new campaign: Be the Difference.

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New survey highlights severe impact of arthritis pain on daily life – but there is hope

25 April 2016

Three in four people with arthritis and joint pain say pain stops them living life to the full, according to a new survey carried out for Arthritis Research UK with The Daily Telegraph.

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PIP changes: Government ‘moving the goalposts’ for most vulnerable

18 March 2016

We're calling on the Government to reconsider its recent announcement to change the assessment of the Personal Independence Payment (PIP) for disabled people.

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Budget 2016: Sugar tax ‘not enough’

16 March 2016

We've welcomed the Government’s decision to introduce a sugar tax on sugary drinks, while warning that more needs to be done to prioritise the prevention of arthritis.

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Big rise in hip replacements over last decade

03 March 2016

Official NHS figures have shown the number of hip replacements has risen significantly in England.

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Taking vitamin D supplements may help winter-born babies

01 March 2016

Taking vitamin D supplements during pregnancy may lead to stronger bones in babies born during the winter months, a new study has shown.

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Highlights from 2015

03 February 2016

From amazing supporters to pioneering research and inspiring healthcare professionals, 2015 was a great year for us.

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