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Arthritis Research UK press releases

Our press office is happy to assist with media enquiries about our research into arthritis, and can provide information, case studies and experts on request for national and regional media.

If you wish to contact our press officer Jane Tadman please email us or telephone 01246 558033. For out of hours media queries call 07974 203828.

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Talking therapy shows promise for people with chronic low back pain

16 June 2015

A form of talking therapy is a credible and promising treatment for people with chronic low back pain who also suffering from related psychological stress, new research has revealed.

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Over 60 MPs join fight to end pain of arthritis

12 June 2015

The fight to end the pain of arthritis received a massive boost as over 60 MPs agreed to be Arthritis Champions at our parliamentary reception.

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Rallying to fight arthritis

11 June 2015

Christmas came early to the streets of Europe last weekend after a group of supporters dressed up as Father Christmas and his elves to do the Monte Carlo or Bust rally to raise money for us.

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Stem cell discovery paves way for targeted osteoarthritis treatment

10 June 2015

Our scientists at the University of York have made a significant advance that could make cell-based treatments for arthritis less of a lottery.

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Adventurers abseil for arthritis

09 June 2015

Five daredevil supporters abseiled down Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth over the weekend to raise money for us.

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Young supporters run for us

05 June 2015

Five-year old Lucy and seven-year old Oliver Cleveland from Sidcup, Kent, put on their running shoes last month and completed a mile-long run to raise money for us.

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Million pound award for body clock researchers

02 June 2015

Two scientists have won separate prestigious fellowship awards totalling nearly £1.3 million to investigate the role of the body clock in developing new arthritis treatments.

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New research ‘challenges the assumption that arthritis patients take their medication regularly’

26 May 2015

New UK research has challenged the assumption that people with rheumatoid arthritis always take their medication as prescribed.

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Stress and JIA

15 May 2015

Research is being carried out to try to determine if stress can cause flare-ups in people who have juvenile idiopathic arthritis.

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Grants awarded

15 May 2015

Find out about the grants we awarded from January to April 2015.

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