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Coronavirus and Arthritis: What You Need to Know

If you have arthritis, you may have special concerns about the new coronavirus that causes the disease called COVID-19.

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Arthritis Foundation Releases Findings From One of the Nation’s Largest Assessments of People With Arthritis

Results captured in A Mandate for Action, a report revealing a major health crisis and the astronomical effects of arthritis in the areas of pain, overall health and wellness and quality of care.

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Arthritis Foundation Releases First CBD Guidance for Adults With Arthritis

The Arthritis Foundation, in partnership with top experts in arthritis pain and CBD, offers patients a practical, first-of-its-kind resource with answers to their most common questions.

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What Americans Don't Know About Arthritis

Survey commissioned by the Arthritis Foundation reveals misconceptions about the leading cause of disability in the U.S.

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James Bradberry Chooses the Arthritis Foundation

NFL player chose the Arthritis Foundation as the nonprofit he is supporting for the NFL’s “My Cleats, My Cause” initiative.

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Cultivating a New Generation of Rheumatologists

As part of a multi-year commitment to address the rheumatologist shortage, the Arthritis Foundation granted five fellowship awards to universities dedicated to expanding the number of rheumatologists.

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The Arthritis Foundation Launches New Cause Marketing Campaign

The Arthritis Foundation is asking all Americans to rally and support its new cause campaign “Let’s Get a Grip on Arthritis,” so the disease can be eradicated once and for all.

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American College of Rheumatology & Arthritis Foundation Host ‘Arthritis 101’ Congressional Briefing

The Congressional briefing strives to educate new and returning Congressional leaders about arthritis and its impact on constituents and the U.S. healthcare system.

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Arthritis Foundation Launches “Prescription for Access”

The Arthritis Foundation is supporting and advocating for people with arthritis to ensure they are represented in and know how to navigate America’s health care system.

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Patients Help Select Promising Scientific Projects for Finding a Cure for Arthritis

For the first time, the Foundation included patient input to select six scientists who will work on funded-projects that show arthritis treatment innovation and steps toward a cure.

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Arthritis Foundation Proclaims a Patient Advocacy “Win” Through Its Work with the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER)

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Arthritis Foundation Expands to Further Engage People Living with Arthritis

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Arthrtitis Foundation Survey Finds Nearly 3 in 4 Arthritis Patients Struggle with Arthritis Daily

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Arthritis Foundation Hosts Hundreds of Volunteers at 2016 Conference of Champions Meeting

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Matt Iseman Wins NBC's "The New Celebrity Apprentice,” and $978,000 for the Arthritis Foundation

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Arthritis Foundation Claims 21st Century Cures Act a Victory for All Americans

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Arthritis Foundation Spotlights Everyday Wins, Introduces Champion of Yes Brand

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Dr. Rowland W. (Bing) Chang Takes the Helm as New Board Chair of the Arthritis Foundation

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Arthritis Foundation Awards Those Who Made a Significant Impact in the Arthritis Community

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Arthritis Foundation Awards Nearly $5.5 Million in Scientific Discovery Funding

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Arthritis Foundation Champions and Applauds Passage of 21st Century Cures Act

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"Cake": A Painful Slice of Life

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Ann Palmer to Join Jennifer Aniston for Cake Movie Town Hall on Jan. 6

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Arthritis Foundation Confirms Drug Access for Express Scripts Customers

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Arthritis Foundation Selects Michael Ortman as Board Chair

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Juvenile Arthritis Patients and Parents Share Their Perspectives with Health Care Leaders to Shape the Future of Drug Development

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The Arthritis Foundation Applauds the Cancellation of the Medicare Part B Demonstration

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    Donate

    Every gift to the Arthritis Foundation will help people with arthritis across the U.S. live their best life.

  • Volunteer

    Volunteer

    Join us and become a Champion of Yes. There are many volunteer opportunities available.

  • Live Yes! INSIGHTS

    Live Yes! INSIGHTS

    Take part to be among those changing lives today and changing the future of arthritis.

  • Partner

    Partner

    Proud Partners of the Arthritis Foundation make an annual commitment to directly support the Foundation’s mission.

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Make a Donation

Help millions of people live with less pain and fund groundbreaking research to discover a cure for this devastating disease. Please, make your urgently-needed donation to the Arthritis Foundation now!

Become a Member

Become an Arthritis Foundation member today for just $20. You'll receive a year's worth of Arthritis Today magazine, access to helpful tools, resources, and more.

Make a Honor or Memorial Gift

Honor a loved one with a meaningful donation to the Arthritis Foundation. We'll send a handwritten card to the honoree or their family notifying them of your thoughtful gift.

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Volunteer Opportunities

The Arthritis Foundation is focused on finding a cure and championing the fight against arthritis with life-changing information, advocacy, science and community. We can only achieve these goals with your help. Strong, outspoken and engaged volunteers will help us conquer arthritis. By getting involved, you become a leader in our organization and help make a difference in the lives of millions. Join us and become a Champion of Yes.


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Live Yes! INSIGHTS


Give Just 10 Minutes.

Tell us what matters most to you. Change the future of arthritis.

By taking part in the Live Yes! INSIGHTS assessment, you’ll be among those changing lives today and changing the future of arthritis, for yourself and for 54 million others. And all it takes is just 10 minutes.

Your shared experiences will help:

- Lead to more effective treatments and outcomes
- Develop programs to meet the needs of you and your community
- Shape a powerful agenda that fights for you

Now is the time to make your voice count, for yourself and the entire arthritis community. 

Currently this program is for the adult arthritis community.  Since the needs of the juvenile arthritis (JA) community are unique, we are currently working with experts to develop a customized experience for JA families. 


How are you changing the future?

By sharing your experience, you’re showing decision-makers the realities of living with arthritis, paving the way for change. You’re helping break down barriers to care, inform research and create resources that make a difference in people’s lives, including your own.

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Meet Our Partners

As a partner, you will help the Arthritis Foundation provide life-changing resources, science, advocacy and community connections for people with arthritis, the nations leading cause of disability. Join us today and help lead the way as a Champion of Yes.

Trailblazer

Our Trailblazers are committed partners ready to lead the way, take action and fight for everyday victories. They contribute $2,000,000 to $2,749,000

Visionary

Our Visionary partners help us plan for a future that includes a cure for arthritis. These inspired and inventive champions have contributed $1,500,00 to $1,999,999.

Pioneer

Our Pioneers are always ready to explore and find new weapons in the fight against arthritis. They contribute $1,000,000 to $1,499,999.

Pacesetter

Our Pacesetters ensure that we can chart the course for a cure for those who live with arthritis. They contribute $500,000 to $999,000.

Signature

Our Signature partners make their mark by helping us identify new and meaningful resources for people with arthritis. They contribute $250,000 to $499,999.

Supporting

Our Supporting partners are active champions who provide encouragement and assistance to the arthritis community. They contribute $100,000 to $249,999.

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