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# arthritis - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Arthritis: 'I am grateful for arthritis. I’m a better person than before my diagnosis'

I don’t wish my life had taken any other path and that’s the honest truth, writes Peter Boyd.

# arthritis - Sunday 25 September, 2016

'He doesn't really know life without pain': Mother speaks of son's battle with juvenile arthritis

Linda O’Dwyer had to wait 18 months to get a diagnosis for her son Tommy – and that was after she went private.

# arthritis - Friday 16 September, 2016

'Dear Juvenile Arthritis, you took my normal life from me but you will not take my dreams away'

Niamh Costello has suffered with the condition since she was three years old but is determined it will not hold her back in life.

# arthritis - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

# arthritis - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

'Needles, doctors and hospitals have been a part of Colleen’s life for as long as she remembers'

Colleen’s mother commends the hospital staff for their work, but says her daughter has been left languishing on waiting lists for years.

# arthritis - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Rosanna Davison is upset over 'very aggressive' criticism

The model has faced a backlash about her views on diet.

# arthritis - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Irish 'marvel molecule' treatment will help people with Alzheimer's, arthritis and MS

Scientists have discovered a common process across inflammatory conditions.

# arthritis - Monday 30 June, 2014

Expert panel on discretionary medical cards need to be 'generous and inclusive'

The closing date for submissions to the expert panel is today.

# arthritis - Saturday 31 May, 2014

'Medical card review suspension means nothing to us - they already took ours away'

Alex White says a special section of the HSE will be tasked with dealing with those that have already had their medical cards revoked.

# arthritis - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

New treatment for most common type of arthritis could be here in 5 years

Around 400,000 people in Ireland suffer from osteoarthritis.

# arthritis - Monday 2 September, 2013

Column: “What do you mean you have arthritis? Sure you’re only a child”

Despite popular belief, arthritis is not just for when you get old and grey. I want to raise awareness about juvenile arthritis so other child sufferers don’t feel the isolation I did, writes Laura Hickey.

# arthritis - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Which every day vegetable can help prevent arthritis?

Clue: your mother told you to eat it so you can grow up big and tall.

# arthritis - Sunday 11 August, 2013

Debunked: Does knuckle-cracking cause arthritis?

A loud cracking sound coming from inside your hand can’t be a good thing, right?

# arthritis - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

New findings may provide relief for osteoarthritis sufferers

Eight potential osteoarthritis susceptibility genes discovered, which scientists say may be instrumental in future disease prevention and treatments.

# arthritis - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Seriously ill former IRA man begs for prison release

Brendan Lillis’ condition at Maghaberry Prison has been described as ‘shocking’. He suffers from a debilitating form of arthritis.