Arthritis isn’t a singular condition. Understanding it is the first step in managing it.
What Is Arthritis?
Arthritis is not one disease. Learn about the different types of arthritis, how they differ and why it’s important.
Recognizing the Symptoms of Arthritis
Arthritis symptoms are complicated and varied, but this checklist can help you and your doctor figure out what’s going on.
When It's Time to See a Doctor for Joint Pain
Learn when you need to see a doctor for joint problems.
Information about symptoms, health and lifestyle habits will help determine the type of arthritis you have.
Types of Arthritis Pain
Get the basics about different kinds of joint disease and how each creates pain.
Arthritis by the Numbers
Nearly 60 million adults are diagnosed with arthritis
1 in 4 adults have a type of arthritis
300,000 children have juvenile arthritis
There are over 100 arthritis related conditions
What You Need to Know
Get guidance in this 4-part podcast series on building your health care team, hear words of wisdom from other patients and learn how to control the physical and emotional tolls arthritis can take.Listen Now
"You are not alone in your arthritis journey."Dr. Carla Harwell, MD, Assoc. Program Director, Cleveland Medical Center
Newly Diagnosed Webinar
If you’re feeling overwhelmed by a new diagnosis, hear from our panel of experts to learn about treatment basics, disease management and therapies that can help you.Watch Now
"Your team helps to advise, but you are in control."Dr. Terence Starz, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine and Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh Schools of Medicine
Help Conquer Arthritis
Whether you donate or volunteer, your generous contributions help fuel the support we’re able to provide to arthritis patients and their families.
Our team of a licensed, clinical social worker and trained staff understand arthritis and are here to help you. Also available in Spanish and other languages.Learn More
When you live with arthritis, it can feel isolating, but you're not alone. Meet other people like you who can help provide support and share solutions that work for them.Get Connected
Your Insurance Coverage
Our powerful resource will help you better understand health insurance options, choose the right coverage for arthritis treatments and explore financial assistance.Learn More
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