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Arthritis hits everyone differently, and you don’t have to go it alone. The Arthritis Foundation is here for you.

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75 Years of Progress

In May 1948, the Arthritis Foundation began our life-changing work. And we're not done yet.

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About Arthritis

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.

75 Stories of Yes

During our 75th anniversary, we're shining a spotlight on 75 remarkable stories from our arthritis community.
Stella's family celebrates every small win with her juvenile arthritis.

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Take control of Arthritis with help from our experts. Arthritis can make your head spin. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Get tips to help you take control of arthritis and put your mind at ease.

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Clear Communication Is Key

Join us for a free webinar to learn how to talk to health care providers. Effective communication is the secret to improving your arthritis and overall health outcomes.

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Laughter Is Good Medicine
Latest Live Yes! With Arthritis Podcast Episode

Laughter Is Good Medicine

In this episode, we explore how tickling our funny bones can improve our mental and physical health. Listen to best tips to employ laughter and how it can ultimately help you live your best life with arthritis.

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Understanding Arthritis

Learn what to expect from your disease, practical tips to help you manage it and other useful information.

News & Stories

Actemra Biosimilar Gets Approval

Tofidence is the first approved for sJIA, but it’s not available yet in the U.S.

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Arthritis Foundation Announces First-Ever Foundation-Directed Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis Clinical Trial

An unprecedented trial will study patients at risk of post-traumatic osteoarthritis in the knee, or knee PTOA, and involve scientists at nine world-class institutions.

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2023-24 Arthritis Champions Scholarships

Meet the 20 students who have received the Arthritis Foundation’s Champions college scholarships.

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Pilot Program Brings Foundation Resources to Underserved Communities

Partnering with community organizations to bring arthritis awareness, resources and tools to Black, Hispanic and military and veteran service members.

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The Power of Connection

This JA mom found much-needed support in the arthritis community. Now she gives back.

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Some Arthritis Meds Raise COVID Variant Risks

Certain drugs used to treat autoimmune arthritis raise risks from the latest COVID surge.

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