As the nation’s #1 cause of disability, arthritis affects nearly 60 million adults and 300,000 children. Over 100 types of arthritis and related conditions damage the joints and often other organs.
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Latest Live Yes! With Arthritis Podcast Episode
75 Years of Progress: Part 2
In this podcast episode, rheumatologist and former national board chair Dr. Rowland “Bing” Chang joins us to discuss medical advances in arthritis and how the Arthritis Foundation has contributed to them, as well as future goals.Listen Now
Learn what to expect from your disease, practical tips to help you manage it and other useful information.
News & Stories
Carlos Câmara: Cycling to Fight Arthritis
Arthritis pushed this athlete to cycling, the California Coast Classic — and a new passion.Learn More
Dealing With Gout Support Group
Here’s a group to connect with if you have gout and don’t want to feel so alone.Learn More
Evette Holloway: Serving Up Support
This volunteer works behind the scenes to make the Silver Spoon Awards and party a success for Cleveland community and the Arthritis Foundation.Learn More
Arthritis Foundation Applauds Senate Committee Amendment to PBM Reform Legislation
The amendment puts common sense parameters around insurance industry’s “step therapy” programs.Learn More
Dink for a Cure: Arthritis Fundraiser
Read about two doctors raising funds for arthritis with pickleball.Learn More
Jacqueline Child and Her Labor of Love
She went looking for love and found friendships and a career through the dating app she created.Learn More
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