Find out more about axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA)

axSpA can affect more than your joints. Find out how it may affect other parts of your body.

Find out how axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA) is diagnosed.

Find out about the first signs of axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA).

Rheumatologists discuss the causes of axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA).

Find out more about non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA).

Find out about non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA).

Information for people who have just been recently diagnosed

If you have been living with axSpA for a while you might be concerned about how it will affect you in the future.

Hear about the difference between inflammatory arthritis and non-inflammatory arthritis.

Hear about the early symptoms of inflammatory arthritis, like axSpA.

Find out how non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA) is diagnosed.

If you have suffered back pain for more than three months, ask yourself these questions.

A axSpA diagnosis can be overwhelming. Find out about ways to help you manage.

Christina talks about her journey with non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis

Matthew talks about his experience with ankylosing spondylitis.

Discussion about the prevalence of undiagnosed inflammatory arthritis in the community.

The first step of receiving a diagnosis is seeing your GP.

Hear about what to expect at an appointment with a GP.

Hear about what's involved in receiving a diagnosis

Hear about the difference between inflammatory and mechanical back pain

axSpA can affect many areas of the body. Read about the different areas of the body it can affect.

Enthesitis can cause pain and stiffness at the point where the tendons and ligaments attach to the bone.

Uveitis is inflammation in the eye. Find out about causes, symptoms and treatments.

Read how axSpA can affect the neck.

Many people with axSpA will experience back pain. Read more about axSpA and back pain.

Read how axSpA can affect the shoulder.

Read how axSpA can affect your hips.

Read how axSpA can affect the knee.

Read how the joints in your fingers, thumbs, knuckles and wrists can be affected by axSpA.

Read how axSpA can affect joints in your ankles, feet and toes.

axSpA can increase the risk of osteoporosis. Read about ways to help reduce your risk.

Why axSpA puts you at greater risk for heart disease, and what you can do to protect yourself.

Although uncommon, some people with axSpA can develop lung problems.

axSpA can increase your risk of Inflammatory bowel disease. Read about ways to reduce your risk.