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15 Diseases Doctors Often Get Wrong
August 28, 2014
Guess which 3 forms of arthritis made this list? read more
Arthritis Foundation to Host National Juvenile Arthritis Conference
July 1, 2014
Children with arthritis, caregivers, doctors and researchers from across the nation will convene... read more
Arthritis Foundation CEO To Deliver Mercer University Commencement Address
May 7, 2014
Arthritis Foundation president and CEO Ann M. Palmer will deliver the keynote address at Mercer... read more
CVS/pharmacy Becomes the Arthritis Foundation’s® Exclusive Drugstore ‘Partner for Better Living’℠
May 1, 2014
Shopping for arthritis-related products just got easier. Today, in conjunction with Arthritis... read more
Arthritis Foundation Awards Rep. McKinley Advocacy Leadership Award
March 24, 2014
Award presented at the Arthritis Foundation’s annual Advocacy Summit. read more
Arthritis Foundation Continues to Monitor Health Benefits
March 20, 2014
We’re monitoring changes that impact your access to the treatments you need. read more
Arthritis Foundation Announces New Walk Name and Logo
Arthritis Foundation Announces New Walk Name and Logo
February 3, 2014
The Arthritis Foundation has unveiled a new name and logo for its signature fundraising walk... read more
Arthritis Foundation Confirms Drug Access for Express Scripts Customers
January 13, 2014
Arthritis Foundation addresses the company’s exclusion of select arthritis therapies. read more
In the Spotlight – December 2013 Suzanne Sheaffer
In the Spotlight – December 2013 Suzanne Sheaffer
December 19, 2013
For the more than 50 million Americans living with the disease, arthritis and pain go hand in... read more
Arthritis Foundation Bestows Highest National Awards
December 2, 2013
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BREAKING NEWS
November 7, 2013
More than 52 million Americans older than 18 say they have doctor-diagnosed arthritis – read more
Get in the Holiday Spirit with the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
Get in the Holiday Spirit with the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
November 1, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run/Walk returns this holiday season to raise funds to... read more
Get the Latest News! 2013 ACR Meeting
October 28, 2013
We've got reporters attending press conferences and sessions. This page is where you'll... read more
Treat-to-Target Strategy Works Well for Psoriatic Arthritis
October 28, 2013
Aggressive treatment addresses many symptoms of the disease and results in better outcomes. read more
Arthritis Industry Forum Held in Washington, DC
Arthritis Industry Forum Held in Washington, DC
October 7, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation recently convened its fifth Arthritis Industry Forum in Washington, D.C.... read more
Arthritis Foundation Launches Health Insurance Marketplace Toolkit
Arthritis Foundation Launches Health Insurance Marketplace Toolkit
October 1, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation launched an online toolkit today to help individuals with arthritis... read more
Arthritis Foundation Names President and CEO
Arthritis Foundation Names President and CEO
September 23, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation names Ann M. Palmer as president and CEO of the national organization. read more
Study Finds Bill to Protect Patient Access to Medically Necessary Treatments Would Have Negligible Impact on Insurance Premiums
Study Finds Bill to Protect Patient Access to Medically Necessary Treatments Would Have Negligible Impact on Insurance Premiums
September 10, 2013
The Coalition for Accessible Treatments released a study on the impact of insurance premiums. read more
Arthritis Foundation Awards $1 Million Grant to Stop Arthritis After ACL Tears, Sports Injuries
August 29, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation awarded a $1 million, multi-institutional grant that could revolutionize... read more
Massage Envy Spa and Arthritis Foundation Host 3rd Annual Healing Hands for Arthritis Event
Massage Envy Spa and Arthritis Foundation Host 3rd Annual Healing Hands for Arthritis Event
August 19, 2013
Healing Hands for Arthritis Event To Take Place Sept. 18. read more
DMARDs Cut Sick Days in RA as Well as Biologics
DMARDs Cut Sick Days in RA as Well as Biologics
July 19, 2013
Aggressive treatment in early rheumatoid arthritis is key. read more
Electronic Tissue Dispenser Receives Ease-of-Use Commendation
Electronic Tissue Dispenser Receives Ease-of-Use Commendation
June 10, 2013
Arthritis Foundation Commends Nvi® Electronic Tissue Dispenser for features that make it easy to... read more
Arthritis Month Proclamation
May 1, 2013
View a copy of the original Arthritis Month Proclamation from 1972 read more
Submit Personal Stories About Walking
Submit Personal Stories About Walking
April 22, 2013
Personal stories about walking wanted for Surgeon General's report read more
John Vernachio Named Vice President of Research
John Vernachio Named Vice President of Research
April 16, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation announces the appointment of John Vernachio, Ph.D. as vice president of... read more
Arthritis Ambassador Byron Janis: Birthday Tribute
Arthritis Ambassador Byron Janis: Birthday Tribute
March 20, 2013
Longest Serving Arthritis Foundation Ambassador turns 85 read more
FDA Director Receives Arthritis Foundation Award
FDA Director Receives Arthritis Foundation Award
March 5, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation presented Janet Woodcock, M.D. of the FDA with the Floyd B. Odlum Making... read more
Senator Al Franken receives 2013 Advocacy Leadership Award
Senator Al Franken receives 2013 Advocacy Leadership Award
March 5, 2013
Senator Franken (D-MN) received the 2013 Advocacy Leadership Award this week in Washington, D.C.... read more
Open Letter to the New York Times
Open Letter to the New York Times
February 18, 2013
Arthritis Foundation volunteers Colleen Ryan and Dr. Helen Emery collaborated on the following... read more
Arthritis Foundation Supports Legislation Reintroduced in Congress Would End Specialty Tier Cost Sharing
February 7, 2013
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5th Segal North American Osteoarthritis Workshop (SNOW V) convened by the Arthritis Foundation
5th Segal North American Osteoarthritis Workshop (SNOW V) convened by the Arthritis Foundation
November 19, 2012
The world's leading authorities on osteoarthritis gathered in Chicago in October for the... read more
Fourth Arthritis Industry Forum convened in Washington, D.C.
Fourth Arthritis Industry Forum convened in Washington, D.C.
November 9, 2012
The Arthritis Foundation gathered for its Fourth industry forum in Washington, D.C. bringing... read more
Ease-of-Use Program Featured in the Dallas Morning News
Ease-of-Use Program Featured in the Dallas Morning News
August 24, 2012
The Arthritis Foundation Ease-of-Use Commendation program was recently featured in the Dallas... read more
The Diversity Resource Handbook: Increase your awareness of culturally diverse populations
The Diversity Resource Handbook: Increase your awareness of culturally diverse populations
July 3, 2012
The handbook offers a wealth of resources bringing the AF one step closer to lessening the burden... read more
Affordable Care Act Ruling
Affordable Care Act Ruling
June 28, 2012
The Supreme Court has ruled on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act. read more
The Arthritis Foundation Releases Environmental and Policy Strategies to Increase Physical Activity Among Adults With Arthritis
The Arthritis Foundation Releases Environmental and Policy Strategies to Increase Physical Activity Among Adults With Arthritis
May 16, 2012
The Physical Activity Report is a resource for making physical activity convenient and accessible... read more
Arthritis Registry Compiles Patient Experiences
December 19, 2011
Online registry creates a databank to bolster patient support, research. read more
World Arthritis Day is October 12
World Arthritis Day is October 12
October 7, 2011
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Billie Jean King, Arthritis Foundation, Ad Council and USTA Launch Arthritis Campaign
Billie Jean King, Arthritis Foundation, Ad Council and USTA Launch Arthritis Campaign
August 31, 2011
Billie Jean King is joining the Arthritis Foundation, the Ad Council and the United States Tennis... read more
California Coast Classic
August 17, 2011
View the California Coast scenery as only a cyclist can as you enjoy the exhilaration and... read more
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