Cornwall Winter Wellbeing Guide

The Cornwall Winter Wellbeing Guide is packed with useful advice and information about staying warm, keeping well and being happy and safe this winter. https://www.cornwall.gov.uk/media/40523670/cc-winter-wellbeing-2019-20_web.pdf   … Continue reading

Microphone could diagnose ‘noisy’ arthritic knees

Technology used by engineers to listen for faults in bridges could be used to diagnose ‘noisy’ arthritic knees, a study suggests. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-50071602?intlink_from_url=https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/topics/cg41ylwvww3t/arthritis&link_location=live-reporting-story   … Continue reading

NRAS and the CBI launch video to encourage employers to provide better support for employees

National Charity and the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) partner to launch video to encourage employers to provide better support for employees with Rheumatoid Arthritis and other long term conditions in the workplace. https://www.nras.org.uk/news/national-charity-and-the-confederation-of-british-industry-cbi-partner-to-launch-video-to-encourage-employers-to-provide-better-support-for-employees-with-rheumatoid-arthritis-and-other-long-term-conditions-in-the-workplace     … Continue reading

ACCESS TO ARTHRITIS MEDICATION AND JOINT REPLACEMENTS IN THE ADVENT OF A ‘NO-DEAL’ BREXIT

In this article Versus Arthritis explain what a ‘no deal’ Brexit might mean for access to medication for people with arthritis. https://www.versusarthritis.org/news/news/access-to-arthritis-medication-and-joint-replacements-in-the-advent-of-a-no-deal-brexit/ … Continue reading

THE QUEEN’S SPEECH: WHAT IT MEANS FOR PEOPLE WITH ARTHRITIS

On Monday 14 October, the Government set out plans for the future of parliament. Here’s an overview of their proposals for the NHS, social care, medicines, science and research. https://www.versusarthritis.org/news/news/the-queen-s-speech-what-it-means-for-people-with-arthritis/ … Continue reading

Disability Minister resigns

Sarah Newton, the Disability Minster, resigned on 13 March in a Brexit protest. The Conservative Vice Chairman, James Cleverly, has stated that there will be no minister appointed for disabled people until the Brexit crisis has been resolved.  Sarah Newton remains the MP for Truro and Falmouth.