As the nation’s #1 cause of disability, arthritis affects nearly 60 million adults and hundreds of thousands of children. Over 100 types of arthritis and related conditions damage the joints and often other organs.
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News & Stories
Osteoarthritis Research: Weight Loss & Exercise
Arthritis Foundation research award: Can weight loss and exercise prevent osteoarthritis?
Dr. Michael George Receives RA Research Award
Rev. Dr. Teoma Loeb: A Calling to Heal
Teoma Loeb, minister and physical therapist, helps people improve their health, with faith at the core.
2023 Champion Award Winner Helen King
Helen King is a dedicated volunteer on a mission to help other people with arthritis live their best lives.
Patient and Provider Groups Applaud HHS Decision to Drop Appeal of Court Ruling
Decision to drop the appeal means the 2020 rule requiring copay assistance to count toward insurance deductibles and out-of-pocket limits now stands.
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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