Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases (RNHRD)

RNHRD Council of Governor's are elected or appointed to represent the views of patients in their discussions with the RNHRD Board of Directors. They would love to hear what you think about the hospital, the services it provides and the proposed acquisition...


Be a Flu Fighter

For most people, flu is an unpleasant illness, but it's not serious. If you are otherwise healthy, you will usually recover from flu within a week. However, certain people are more likely to develop potentially serious complications of flu, such as bronchitis...


World Summit tackling impact of musculoskeletal disorders

London are hosting the first-ever MSK World Summit this weekend The summit, which meets on Sunday 12 and Monday 13 October is calling on governments across the world to unite in adopting concrete measures to promote musculoskeletal (MSK) health and...


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...


NASS Christmas Cards

Get ready for Christmas by ordering your NASS Christmas cards from the NASS Shop or order them over the phone by calling 020 8948 9117.  We have two fantastically festive designs to choose from, with all proceeds helping NASS to continue...


Friday Fundraising Focus

Friday 17 October 2014 Welcome to the latest edition of the NASS Friday Fundraising Focus for a roundup of all our supporters' fantastic fundraising exploits and a preview of our upcoming events. Team NASS Scale Kinder Scout Well done...


Peak Pursuit - mission accomplished!

The first ever NASS Peak Pursuit took place this weekend to mark World Arthritis Day, and was a fantastic success. Earlier this year, we asked for volunteers to take on the challenge of a 14 mile walk along Kinder...


World Arthritis Day 2014

Sunday 12 October was World Arthritis Day. This annual event aims to bring people with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases from around the world together to make their voices heard.  Thank you to everyone who got involved in the day by...


NHS England to pilot an inflammatory arthritis awareness campaign

We are delighted to announce that NHS England are planning to pilot a inflammatory arthritis campaign in early 2015. The campaign will aim to encourage people with inflammatory arthritis symptoms to visit their GP. This should hopefully mean inflammatory arthritis can be diagnosed...


Superstar Sebastian Hits the Headlines!

Seven year old Sebastian Cunningham has already achieved so much for someone so young. He started fundraising for NASS at the age of five because his Mother Julie has AS, and has since raised over £1,000 for NASS by...