• NRAS partners with Mash PR to raise awareness of RA

    NRAS News | 14 Feb 2017

    Mash PR has been retained by NRAS to raise awareness of this chronic disease and that of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) and the charity’s work in this field. Mash PR is working on a 50:50 part: pro-bono basis providing NRAS with services that will include: influencer relations, fundraising support, media relations, public affairs, lobbying, social media & events.

  • Christmas closing times

    NRAS News | 22 Dec 2016

    The NRAS office will be closed from Friday 23rd December to Tuesday 3rd January. You can leave a message on the NRAS number 0845 458 3969 or you can send in an email enquiry on We will endeavour to respond to all messages and emails by Friday 6th January.

  • Lack of NHS resources in Wales causing delays to Inflammatory arthritis diagnosis and treatment

    NRAS News | 6 Dec 2016

    Rheumatology and arthritis societies raise concerns for arthritis services in Wales and call for more support to improve long-term patient outcomes.

  • NRAS launches new section for Webcasts

    NRAS News | 9 Nov 2016

    We are delighted to announce the launch of a new area on our website for educational webcasts

  • Healthcare Champions 2016

    NRAS News | 3 Nov 2016

    On 2nd November, NRAS held its 5th Healthcare Champion awards ceremony in Portcullis House, Westminster with the kind permission of the Prime Minister and NRAS Founding Patron, the Rt. Hon Theresa May. The event was a resounding success with over 80 NRAS Members, healthcare professionals, MPs and special guests attending.

  • Technology project to analyse thousands of personal experiences of rheumatoid arthritis drugs

    NRAS News | 31 Oct 2016

    A new type of academic research will investigate treatment and management of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), by using software to analyse thousands of real life experiences of RA drugs.

  • Improving Lives: The Work, Health and Disability Green Paper

    NRAS News | 31 Oct 2016

    NRAS has been pleased to be a part of the government's Expert Advisory Group on work, disability and health for several months (the EAG comprises a wide range of individuals representing long term health conditions, patient organisations, employers and others). The launch of a new green paper today is an important step towards challenging the attitudes, prejudices and misunderstandings that have become engrained in many policies and minds of employers, within the welfare state, across the health service and in wider society

  • 'Behind the Smile' - an NRAS/ Lilly collaboration

    NRAS News | 26 Oct 2016

    Earlier this year we partnered with Lilly pharmaceuticals to produce a film for World Arthritis Day 2016.

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