September is Pain Awareness Month

This month and every month, get expert tips, strategies and support to help you manage your arthritis pain and lead a more active life.

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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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During Hispanic Heritage Month, explore ways the Hispanic community can take greater control of arthritis.

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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.
Edwin uses his experience to support Hispanic communities.

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Expert Advice

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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Seminario Web en Español

Controle su dolor de artritis

Obtenga recomendaciones e información de la mano de un equipo médico para mejorar su salud general y su artritis con este seminario web gratuito.

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Arthritis and Back Pain Two-Part Series
Latest Live Yes! With Arthritis Podcast Episode

Arthritis and Back Pain Two-Part Series

Back pain can be debilitating. The key to relief is finding what works for you. Learn how to help take control and live your best life.

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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

Grants to Fuel Ankle Arthritis Research

AOFAS and Arthritis Foundation award nearly $600,000 for ankle osteoarthritis research.

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Abby Kasprowicz Honored for Advocacy Work

Learn how this advocate’s commitment and leadership is helping people with arthritis.

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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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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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Clare Peckenpaugh: Arthritis Leads to Nursing

Her arthritis diagnosis inspired this young woman to help others with the disease.

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Study: Stopping OA With a Corticosteroid

The Arthritis Foundation funds a trial to stop osteoarthritis after a meniscus injury.

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