Alex's journey to diagnosis was long and painful but he finally found a diagnosis when his osteopath suggested a referral to rheumatology.Read the full story
National Axial Spondyloarthritis Society
We are the only charity in the UK dedicated to transforming axial SpA (AS) care in the UK. Find out more about what axial SpA (AS) is, and why our work is so important.About axial SpA (AS)
Helping you build the skills and confidence to take control of your AS and your life. Includes videos, blogs and downloadable guides and exercise sheets
View the latest advice from NASS for people living with axial SpA (AS)
Find out about our new programme to reduce the delay to diagnosis for people living with axial SpA (AS) from an average of eight-and-a-half years to just one year.
NASS has been changing the lives of people living with axial SpA (AS) for more than 40 years and is proud of its achievements in 2019.
Determined, brave and sometimes quirky, our inspiring supporters show us so many ways to get involved. But often, there's a painful reality behind the smileSee all supporter stories
Rachel made the change from teaching RE to Karate and talks about how it has helped her live with Axial Spondyloarthritis.Read the full story
How Woking & Weybridge branch came together to continue their hydrotherapy.Read the full story
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