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Arthritis Research UK press releases

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Making arthritis a public health priority in England

11 April 2018

After years of partnership working between Arthritis Research UK and Public Health England (PHE), musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions will be one of its new priorities during the 2018/19 financial year.

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Thank you for your support

05 April 2018

Today we publish the annual reports and accounts for Arthritis Research UK for 2016/17. It presents our continued focus on working towards the 2020 goal to improve the quality of life for people with arthritis.

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MPs find out how to support constituents with arthritis

21 March 2018

On Tuesday 20th March, Arthritis Research UK hosted its first parliamentary event of the year, which attracted almost 50 MPs, who came to find out how they can support constituents affected by arthritis.

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New funding for specialist arthritis research centres

08 March 2018

Arthritis Research UK has announced new funding for three of its flagship research centres. The new funding will run for five years and will help the researchers continue to explore how arthritis develops and potential ways to treat and prevent the condition.

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Ask your MP to attend our next parliamentary event

06 March 2018

We are excited to be holding our first parliamentary event of the year, and we need your help to make it a success!

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MPs call for improvement to benefit assessments

16 February 2018

On 14 February 2018, an influential group of MPs published a new report calling for improvement to the way people are assessed for two key benefits.

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Local MPs and MSP visit prestigious Glasgow research centre

12 February 2018

Politicians visited the our RACE Centre to learn about the current investment in arthritis research across Scotland.

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Share your experience of care and support

25 January 2018

What do you think when you of social care? If your mind jumps to care homes, then you’re not alone. But social care is so much more than this, especially for people with arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions.

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

10 January 2018

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.

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Influencing for people with arthritis in 2017

21 December 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.

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