Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust want to hear from carers

Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust are inviting carers and family members in the area along to a Carers Stakeholder Event on 25 March 2015 at the Oasis Centre, Queen Alexander Hospital. The session has three main aims: To receive an...


Interested in getting involved in some market research in London?

A market research company called Gillian Kenny Associates are running research in central London to understand your experiences with self-injection of anti TNF therapy and how the experience could be improved. The feedback they gain will be used to gain insights into...


Acupuncture Awareness Week

The 2-8 March 2015 is Acupuncture Awareness Week. Acupuncture involves inserting fine needles at specific points in the skin. The needles may be stimulated manually, by heat or by a small electrical current (electroacupuncture). The needles are very fine,...


First biosimilars launched in Europe

Hospira has begun launching its Remicade biosimilar Inflectra (infliximab) in major European markets for patients suffering from a range of inflammatory conditions, including RA, AS, Crohn's disease and psoriasiatic arthritis. Meanwhile, Napp Pharmaceuticals has launched Celltrion's Remicade biosimilar Remsima (infliximab) in the...


AS & You

We're 2 events into our AS & You schedule! So far they have been excellent events - everyone has learned so much about their condition or their partner's condition.  The events are specially designed for people who have been diagnosed...


Give a little extra this Mother's Day

Raise money for NASS without spending a penny extra With Mother's Day coming up on 15 March, why not give a gift that gives back? With Give as You Live, every time you shop, NASS receives a donation -...


Team NASS take on 100km Challenge

Join the walk from capital to coast This May, three of the NASS team are heading from London to Brighton on foot - a distance of 100km! From May 23 to 24, Laura, Joe and Amardeep will walk the London2Brighton Challenge,...


Exciting new research into AS flares gets underway

NASS is proud to be collaborating with the University of Aberdeen in groundbreaking new research into AS flares Most people with AS have times when their symptoms seem to worsen or flare up. What is surprising is that very little research has...


Members' Day 2015 is heading to York

Following the success of last year's Members' Day in London, we are taking our flagship event north to the beautiful city of York on Saturday 20 June. The venue for what we hope will be another fantastic day is...


Welsh TV star and family present cheque to NASS

We were delighted to meet with Eirlys and Mansel Philips, parents of Welsh TV presenter Tudur, on 21 February to collect a cheque for a whopping £4,000. The couple raised the money by asking for donations to NASS instead...