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NASS Guide for Employers

A guide for your employer explaining axial SpA (AS) and the support you may need to manage your job well

This is a guide for you to give to your employer. It comes as an insert in our Guide to Managing your axial SpA (AS) at work.

It  gives a simple explanation of axial SpA (AS), noting that it varies widely in its impact on individuals and highlighting that it is a condition which can flare.

The guide gives advice on providing a supportive work environment.