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By: admin | 31 March 2014 | All News, Blog

For many of us, staying active can be a challenge. Arthritis is very individual: not everyone has the same type of arthritis, the same joints affected, the same level of disease progression, the same symptoms, or the same degree ofread more..

By: admin | 5 March 2014 | All News, Blog

Australians spend billions of dollars each year on complementary medicines. Given the chronic nature of arthritis, a large proportion of people with arthritis regularly use at least one complementary medicine. The complementary medicines webinar was held on Monday 24 Februaryread more..

By: admin | 5 March 2014 | All News, Blog

There is still time for people to purchase raffle tickets for the chance to win $3,000 cash, while also supporting the work of Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW. Apart from the fantastic 1st prize of $3,000 cash, there is a 2ndread more..

By: admin | 5 March 2014 | All News, Blog

There is less than 2 weeks to go until we walk, run, strut and stroll through Parramatta Park for William’s Walk 2014. There is still plenty of time for participants to fundraise for the day. Fundraising can be as simpleread more..

By: admin | 10 February 2014 | All News, Blog

The Alison Watson Scholarships are provided annually. Between one to three scholarships to a value of $2,000 each are awarded each year depending on available resources. Decisions are made on a needs basis. The Board of Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSWread more..

By: admin | 18 November 2013 | All News, Blog

My Feelings Tears run down my face Sometimes in plain sight More often behind closed doors I look at the lives around me, wishing mine was yours In mornings when I wake I am stiff and I am sore Iread more..

By: admin | 12 April 2013 | All News, Blog, innersidebar

“I was sad hearing she lived with this condition at such a young age. Up until meeting her, I didn’t know that arthritis really affected younger people,” says John. “I really wasn’t aware how prevalent arthritis was.” Read Shanneen’s story here Read more

By: admin | 12 April 2013 | All News, Blog, innersidebar

Russell says that the biggest challenge is the uncertainty of arthritis. “It doesn’t give you warnings when things are going to go wrong. You can be right in the middle of planning something beautifully – and suddenly, more surgery is required and more recovery time needed. And each time there is a recovery, there is a little bit less you can do than last time.” Read about Russell’s and Kerrel’s story about fighting arthritis. Read more