Welcome to the community for people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). This is run by the National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS) and exists to help you find support and information from other people living with RA. You may be newly diagnosed or have had RA for some time or you might not have a diagnosis yet - everyone is welcome! NRAS also support people with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and other forms of inflammatory arthritis.
NRAS is a UK based charity providing support, information and advocacy for people with rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile idiopathic arthritis, their families, friends and carers. Our vision is for everyone with RA to be able to live the life they want to.
We have a helpline which is open Mon-Fri, 9.30am - 4.30pm and is free for landlines. We also have a huge range of free information booklets available to order or download from our website.... read more
Pain Concern works to improve the lives of people living with pain. Pain Concern
runs a helpline on: 0300 123 0789 and publishes information leaflets and a magazine Pain Matters,
aimed at informing ordinary people about pain. The charity campaigns for better
pain services and a better understanding of the needs of people living with
Pain Concern is partnering with Able Radio to broadcast Airing Pain: the radio
show for people in pain. It will look at a wide range of topics with the aim of
easing every aspect of life for people in pain. Once a fortnight, Airing Pain
will bring patients and healthcare consultants together to talk about the
resources that can help.... read more
The British Liver Trust helps everyone affected by any form of liver condition, providing support, information and guidance, and lobbying for improved services across the country.
Liver Disease is the only cause of death on the increase and affects an estimated 20% of the population. Only by increasing awareness of the risks, campaigning and funding research will we reduce the impact of liver disease in the future.
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