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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Military & Arthritis
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News & Stories
Actemra Biosimilar Gets Approval
Tofidence is the first approved for sJIA, but it’s not available yet in the U.S.Learn More
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.Learn More
2023-24 Arthritis Champions Scholarships
Meet the 20 students who have received the Arthritis Foundation’s Champions college scholarships.Learn More
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.Learn More
The Power of Connection
This JA mom found much-needed support in the arthritis community. Now she gives back.Learn More
Some Arthritis Meds Raise COVID Variant Risks
Certain drugs used to treat autoimmune arthritis raise risks from the latest COVID surge.Learn More
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