Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic, inflammatory, multisystem, autoimmune disorder. It is a disabling and painful condition which can lead to substantial loss of mobility due to pain and joint destruction.
Work is an important part of all our lives and should be accessible to people with rheumatic disease.
Share your picture and story of your experiences at work in the Picture This online photo gallery and competition to inspire other people with rheumatic diseases, and encourage them to work together with employers, co-workers and health professionals, to ensure they are fit for work, able to live independently and contribute to society. Click here to enter and vote - http://www.worldarthritisday.org/picturethis/index.php
Give your perspectives and experiences of work. Please fill out the Lets Work Together online survey for people with rheumatic disease and make your voice heard. The survey aims to find positive ways in which health professionals, employers and people with rheumatic diseases and can work together and bring this important discussion and dialogue to the media and policy makers. Click here to enter - http://www.worldarthritisday.org/survey.php
Encourage your friends and colleagues to log on, view the Picture This gallery and fill in the survey too.