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Public health campaign launched by MHRA
Tue, 05 Feb 2013
MHRA yellow card scheme

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has launched a public health campaign in partnership with pharmacy organisations to highlight the need for the public to report any suspected side effects from medicines through the Yellow Card Scheme.

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Classic Marlborough Downs Cyclosportive - 16th June 2013
Thu, 10 Jan 2013
Aurélie Owens - Classic Marlborough Downs Cyclosportive - 16th June 2013

At just past midnight on 1st January  2013, Aurélie Owens was setting up a JustGiving page to raise funds for PAPAA.

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Latest edition of Skin 'n' Bones Connection now available
Wed, 12 Dec 2012
Skin 'n' Bones Connection issue 36 2012

PAPAA produces a journal twice a year; the contents aims at providing information that may be of interest to people with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis or those who have a special interest, whether in a personal or professional capacity. Some articles are of general interest.

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NEW booklet called Treatments for psoriasis: An overview
Fri, 23 Nov 2012
Treatments for psoriasis: An overview - Front cover

PAPAA has produced a NEW booklet  which as been written to help you understand the treatments that are currently available to treat psoriasis. It is not designed as a replacement for your doctor's advice and no single treatment is recommended in preference to any other.

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BBC 1 Fake Britain to investigate Arthroplex
Tue, 06 Nov 2012
MHRA Logo

Recently the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) warned the public not to buy a potentially-dangerous unlicensed and unproven medicine for arthritis and other medical conditions which can be sold for as much as £168.00 for a 12-month’s supply.

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Grim Challenge on 2 December 2012
Fri, 26 Oct 2012
Grim Challenge logo

Darren Harber is taking part in the Grim Challenge on 2 December 2012 with the aim of raising funds for PAPAA.
 

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Psoriasis is more than skin deep, says NICE
Wed, 24 Oct 2012
NICE Psoriasis guidance cover

The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has launched new guidance for the assessment and management of psoriasis.

A key message from the guidance says GPs should proactively assess the impact that psoriasis may be having on the daily lives of their patients.

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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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