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Physiotherapy and exercise for psoriatic arthritis updated and fully revised.
Tue, 16 Oct 2012

There is a large body of evidence for the benefit of exercise in inflammatory arthritis. This new revised and updated leaflet will help you get started by giving some examples of good exercises for joints most commonly affected by psoriatic arthritis.

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NEW Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Education for Primary Care Nurses
Tue, 21 Aug 2012
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Education for Primary Care Nurses

Psoriasis in Practice is offered as a distance learning web-based continuing professional development course for primary care nurses who are interested in expanding their chronic disease management knowledge to include psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.

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Bupa Great South Run 2012
Wed, 15 Aug 2012
Joanna Vaux - Bupa Great South Run 2012

Joanna Vaux is taking part in the Bupa Great South Run 2012 on 28th October 2012 with the aim of raising funds for PAPAA:

Joanna's story

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Psychological aspects of psoriasis
Fri, 20 Jul 2012
Psychological aspects of psoriasis

A new 20-page booklet on the psychological aspects of psoriasis has been produced and is available free of charge from PAPAA.

The booklet considers the challenges of living with psoriasis and the negative impact it can have on an individual’s life.

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Latest edition of Skin 'n' Bones Connection
Thu, 28 Jun 2012
Skin 'n' Bones Connection issue 35 2012

Issue 35 of Skin 'n' Bones Connection is now availble. In this issue we have articles on:

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Wales research centre to help ‘stop arthritis in its tracks'
Mon, 11 Jun 2012
Cardiff University’s Professor of Rheumatology, Ernest Choy.

Wales’ first research centre dedicated to developing new drugs and treatments to ease the pain and suffering of people with arthritis has been unveiled.

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NICE seeks views on draft psoriasis guideline
Fri, 11 May 2012
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People with psoriasis should be treated by their GPs whenever possible and only referred to dermatology specialists when there is a clinical need, suggests draft guidance from the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) out today (Friday 11 May).

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Psoriatic arthritis: When to treat
Tue, 24 Apr 2012
Psoriatic arthritis: When to treat

We have updated one of our popular free information leaflets. Psoriatic arthritis: When to treat was originally produced in 1993 , with regular updates since.

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Improving patient choice
Thu, 12 Apr 2012
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Patients in parts of London, Manchester and Salford and Nottingham will shortly be able to register with a GP practice of their choice for the first time.

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Psoriasis? think... PAPAA campaign
Fri, 30 Mar 2012
Psoriasis? Think...Campaign Handy Pads

As part of our continual awareness activity we have produced a handy note pad with the slogans:

“Psoriasis? Think...  and  “Psoriatic arthritis? Think...

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