This week I was lucky enough to attend the PharmAus18 breakfast at Parliament House in Canberra, presented by Medicines Australia. I was there representing the CreakyJoints Australia community through my role as the Canberra Patient Council representative.
In May, CreakyJoints Australia was delighted to once again attend the Australian Rheumatology Association Annual Scientific Meeting, this year held in Melbourne.
There’s a very good chance that your rheumatologist recently returned from Auckland, New Zealand, where he or she attended the joint New Zealand Rheumatology Association (NZRA) and Australian Rheumatology Association (ARA) annual conference.
As we all know, last Tuesday the Australian federal government announced the national Budget for 2017/18. On the health-front, it contained new announcements that will affect us all.
Trexject is a range of pre-filled Methotrexate syringes approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) in Australia, and provides an option for patients who do not want the inconvenience of filling their own syringes.