¾ of rheumatoid arthritis sufferers are first diagnosed when of working age, according to NRAS.read more >>
According to National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS), around 690,000 people in the UK have rheumatoid arthritis. That’s about 1% of the population. It’s a serious and painful disease that can result in joints losing their shape, causing permanent damage.read more >>
This week we’re helping raise awareness of rheumatoid arthritis. The condition can cause pain, inflammation and stiffness of the joints due to the immune system attacking the joint tissue. If untreated, the condition can lead to permanent disability.
Take a look at the NRAS campaign #behindthesmile https://goo.gl/eETSVpread more >>