Arthritis Ireland hosted the second webinar in our new 6 week webinar series 'Breaking the Pain Cycle' on Thursday 12th October. We were joined by Dr John Stack, Consultant Rheumatologist and General Physician at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin. Dr John Stack has been awarded a research MD from UCC entitled ‘Rheumatoid arthritis and Atherosclerosis: Shared Pathogenic Mechanisms Explored’. He has publications in the disease areas of osteoarthritis, crystal arthropathy, vasculitis and rheumatoid arthritis. The webinar discussed pain and medication.