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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New data emphasise the need for a national public health approach to address osteoarthritis

11 October 2013

Projections by Arthritis Research UK highlight the escalating impact of knee osteoarthritis; over 8 million people in the UK are predicted to be seeking treatment for the condition in general practice by 2035.

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Norwich researchers to investigate outcomes of ankle replacement surgery

11 October 2013

Researchers at the University of East Anglia have been awarded funding of £220,000 from Arthritis Research UK to find out which patients have the best outcomes/results from after ankle replacement surgery.

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Major research awarded to Scots researchers during National Arthritis Week

10 October 2013

Medical research charity Arthritis Research UK has announced a major investment to Edinburgh and Aberdeen Universities, which could have a significant impact on the thousands of people who undergo knee replacement surgery.

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Arthritis Research UK welcomes political leaders support for National Arthritis Week

09 October 2013

Arthritis Research UK is aiming to raise awareness of the impact of painful and frustrating musculoskeletal condition, which affects one in six of the UK population and costs the NHS approximately £5 billion each year.

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Major new research centre to search for solutions to osteoarthritis

09 October 2013

Medical research charity Arthritis Research UK and the University of Oxford have announced a major new research centre that aims to find out more about the causes of the common joint condition, osteoarthritis.

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Daily frustrations of the nation revealed

07 October 2013

The results of a new survey, released today by the charity Arthritis Research UK, highlight the daily frustrations of the nation. The survey was to mark the launch of National Arthritis Week from 7th to 13th October.

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New trial to bring hope for people with knee osteoarthritis

30 September 2013

University of Leeds researchers are to carry out a major new Arthritis Research UK-funded clinical trial that could bring relief to the six million people in the UK with the potentially crippling condition of osteoarthritis of the knee.

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New method of identifying people at a high risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis

20 September 2013

Researchers at King’s College London and the University of Manchester, funded by Arthritis Research UK, have developed a new method to identify people that are at a very high-risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, using a simple blood test and information about their smoking habits.

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Arthritis Research UK leadership changes

09 September 2013

The charity has changed rapidly over the last few years and our aim is to create a modern dynamic charity that is constantly increasing its positive impact. To continue this evolution, we have made a number of exciting changes to our Senior Leadership Team.

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Broccoli could be key in the fight against osteoarthritis

28 August 2013

A compound found in broccoli could be key to preventing or slowing the progress of the most common form of arthritis, according to new research part funded by Arthritis Research UK and led by the University of East Anglia (UEA).

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