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Arthritis Research UK press releases

Our media team is happy to assist with media enquiries about our research into arthritis. We can provide:

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Arthritis on the agenda at party conferences

11 October 2017

The policy, public affairs and campaigns team has been raising recognition of arthritis at four key political party conferences: Liberal Democrats, Labour, Conservatives and the Scottish National Party.

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Committee of MPs launch new inquiry into benefits

05 October 2017

On the 29th September, the Work and Pensions Committee, launched a new inquiry where they will investigate how the application, assessment and appeals processes are working for Employment Support Allowance and Personal Independence Payments.

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Raising the profile of long term conditions in Parliament

18 September 2017

On Monday 11th September, our Policy and Public Affairs team attended a Parliamentary drop-in to help MPs understand more about the needs of people with long term conditions.

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Get a grip on PIP

14 September 2017

A new report released on 14 September 2017 demonstrates the huge problems which many people experience when trying to access Personal Independence Payments.

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Campaigner Frances who lives with arthritis tells us why she is going to party conferences

04 September 2017

Arthritis Research are attending the major party conferences this year. Campaigner Frances, who lives with arthritis tells us why she is joining us.

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New app helps adults to get more active

24 August 2017

As a part of this collaborative work, we are pleased to support the launch of Public Health England’s ‘Active 10’ app as part of its ‘One You’ health and wellbeing platform.

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The nation's #jointproblem: Arthritis will cause 25.9 million lost working days costing £3.43 billion by 2030

21 August 2017

Major public awareness campaign for nation to wake up to the impact of “invisible” arthritis.

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Arthritis Care and Arthritis Research UK – joining together

27 July 2017

Arthritis Care and Arthritis Research UK have a shared ambition – to help over 10 million people living with arthritis in the UK. After careful consideration, the decision was made to merge Arthritis Care into Arthritis Research UK.

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Arthritis Research UK call for musculoskeletal conditions to be central to future multimorbidity plans

20 July 2017

Arthritis Research UK has launched a report exploring why it's essential to consider musculoskeletal health when planning how our health system tackles multimorbidity.

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Arthritis in Parliament

06 July 2017

On Tuesday 5 July, Arthritis Research UK held a parliamentary reception sponsored by Fiona Bruce MP. The event attracted more than 60 MPs, who came to find out more about how arthritis can impact their constituents.

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