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12 Thoughtful Christmas Stocking Fillers

Unwrapping your stocking fillers is one of the simple joys of Christmas - no matter how old you are! You can show someone you love you how much you care with a simple little gift, as it’s often the little things that can make the biggest difference. And with the big day right around the corner, we have put together a stocking filler gift guide to give you some inspiration.

Written by Harry Fleet, 30 November

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World Arthritis Day 2021: Strictly's Joanne Clifton's Story

TV personality and former Strictly Come Dancing professional dancer, Joanne Clifton, was diagnosed with osteoarthritis, the most common type of arthritis in the UK. Ahead of World Arthritis Day on October 12th, Joanne shares her story to raise awareness of the condition and how it can affect the young, as well as old.

Written by Joanne Clifton, 12 October

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World Arthritis Day: Huda's Story

Huda was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia after months of joint pain and stiffness, and years of fatigue and weakness. She writes about her experience with arthritis, this World Arthritis Day.

Written by Huda, 07 October

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World Arthritis Day: Elly's Story

This World Arthritis Day Elly Witney-Hill shares her story to raise awareness about arthritis.

Written by Elly Witney-Hill, 07 October

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World Arthritis Day: Bec's Story

"It’s educational and a learning curve. I’m learning new things about my abilities and comforts each day." writes Bec Culf.

Written by Bec Culf, 07 October

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World Arthritis Day: Danèlle's Story

Having lived with arthritis for over 24 years, Danèlle reflects upon journey and writes, "My arthritis has also given me experiences and opportunities I wouldn’t otherwise have had."

Written by Danèlle McAlister, 06 October

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World Arthritis Day: Claire's Story

Claire writes about her experience with Psoriatic Arthritis, raising awareness in the run up to World Arthritis Day.

Written by Claire, 06 October

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World Arthritis Day: Jasmine's Story

JIA is the most common form of arthritis found in kids and teens. Jasmine Davey was diagnosed with JIA when she was one. Having lived her with arthritis all her life, Jasmine reflects on her journey with it, this World Arthritis Day.

Written by Jasmine Davey, 29 September

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Rheumatoid Awareness Week 2021: Katy's story

"Living with RA has given me a purpose I didn’t know I needed. I feel proud to be part of the community" writes Katy Pieris. Read about her diagnosis, what it means to her and how RA affects her everyday life.

Written by Katy Pieris, 15 September

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Rheumatoid Awareness Week 2021: Claire's story

Claire Yacoub writes about her experience being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis in the middle of Covid-19 and how her medical team has helped her cope up with it in the middle of this global pandemic.

Written by Claire Yacoub, 15 September

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Rheumatoid Awareness Week 2021: Katie's story

Katie Walker was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis in 2015. She writes "I have a love hate relationship with my RA - I’m happy as long as I can quantify my pain" Read about her diagnosis, what it means to her and how RA affects her everyday life.

Written by Katie Walker, 15 September

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Rheumatoid Awareness Week 2021: Julie Bastarache's story

Getting diagnosed with an incurable illness is difficult, no matter how prepared you think you may be. Julie Bastarache reflects on her RA diagnosis and writes about her challenges this RA Awareness Week.

Written by Julie Bastarache, 15 September

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Rheumatoid Awareness Week 2021: Sammy's story

"I never know what each day is going to bring" is what Sammy Oliver describes as life, living with RA. She writes to us about her journey with RA and what it means to her.

Written by Sammy Oliver, 13 September

Inclusivity and Confidence in Home wear and Clothing

Inclusivity and Confidence in Homeware and Clothing

Accessible design should be available in all spaces and you shouldn't have to choose between function and beautiful products. We are working to make sure that your adapted products and aids not only make your life easier brighter as well. (Watch the video)

Written by Ellen Robinson, 17 August

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Mental Health Awareness Week: James' story

Mental health just like physical health needs to be taken care of and maintained. James Hollens, having struggled through it all his life, writes about how his 2nd arthritic diagnosis helped save his mental health.

Written by James Hollens, 14 May

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Mental Health Awareness Week: Georgie's Story

Mental health is incredibly important at every stage in our life - It affects how we think, feel and act. This Mental Health Awareness Week, Georgie Wishart writes about the challenges she has faced while struggling with her mental health.

Written by Georgie Wishart, 12 May

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Parenthood with arthritis: Katy's story

Being a parent is one of the hardest jobs one ever does and if you have arthritis, you may feel overwhelmed by this challenge. Katy Pieris writes about the challenges she faced on her journey to motherhood, with arthritis

Written by Katy Pieris, 24 December

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Importance of a proper sleep schedule

Nicola Hunter, Chartered Physiotherapist writes about the importance of maintaining a proper sleep schedule and how beneficial it is to our everyday lives.

Written by Nicola Hunter, 04 November

A thankful week ahead

We at Arthr are extremely grateful for all the support we've been given this year.

Written by Khushali Rughani, 19 November

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Lessons in living well with arthritis: Izzie's story

It's easy to forget you're more than your illness, but life improves when you change your relationship with arthritis, as Izzie Clough writes here: "I can be ill and still be me"

Written by Izzie Clough, 07 September

World Arthritis Day - Not an everyday event
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Not An Everyday Event

There are everyday events and there are Arthr events

Written by Ellen Robinson, 06 October

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What makes our Loved By Arthr range?

Loved by Arthr is a collection of carefully curated products from innovative entrepreneurs and inventors that meet Arthr’s high standards of functionality and design.

Written by Emily Barton, 19 August

Adaptable clothing

A key challenge associated with arthritis and those with restricted movement is getting dressed.

Written by Emily Barton, 06 June

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