Share your story

We are looking for people to share their story The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is currently reviewing the anti TNF guidelines for AS. NASS made a submission to NICE in August 2014 based on our...


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,...


Green light for RNHRD aquisition

 The proposed acquisition of the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases NHS Foundation Trust (RNHRD) by the Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust (RUH) has now been approved, health sector regulator Monitor announced today. Monitor says that joining...


Brand new research fund for NASS

NASS is delighted to announce the launch of a brand new Research Fund and Educational Bursary Fund.  As many of you will know back in 2013 we held an event at Lancaster University and then asked our supporters to...


Become a NASS Member today!

Membership of NASS can go a long way towards improving your health and your life. You'll benefit from up-to-date information on treatment, as well as support with information on benefits and work. You'll also connect with others in a...


NASS Bucket Collections - we need your help

Join us to raise money and awareness of AS NASS will be holding its first bucket collections at train stations in 2015.We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic volunteers to spare a few hours of their time to help make the...


Get 50% off all Action Challenge Events for 1 Month Only!

Join any of the Ultra Challenge Series events today and receive 50% off your registration fee, exclusively for NASS! Please use the discount code NASS50 when registering. Offer ends on 9th February - don't miss out! These challenges are for...


Could mindfulness help your AS pain?

Mindfulness is a mind-body approach to well-being that can help you change the way you think about experiences. The idea is to be in the moment, exactly as you are, without judging or trying to change anything. This BBC...


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...


Make joining a NASS branch your New Year's Resolution

Now that you've eaten far too much turkey and a pile of mince pies, you might be thinking about your New Year's Resolution. Why not make 2015 the year you join a NASS Branch? Not only will you be...