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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With your help, we shape and influence health care policies and laws at both state and federal levels.
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With your insights, we make sure effective arthritis treatments are being developed while also pursuing a cure.
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Latest Live Yes! With Arthritis Podcast Episode
75 Years of Progress: Part 1
In recognition of 75 years of progress, we are taking a look back at the Arthritis Foundation’s history and achievements and a look forward at our continuing commitment to conquer arthritis. Meet Stan and Adrienne Rubin, dedicated Arthritis Foundation supporters, from telethons and bequests to the California Coast Classic.Listen Now
Learn what to expect from your disease, practical tips to help you manage it and other useful information.
News & Stories
Arthritis Foundation Applauds Senate Committee Amendment to PBM Reform Legislation
The amendment puts common sense parameters around insurance industry’s “step therapy” programs.Learn More
Ian Hochstetler Finds Ways to Win
Juvenile arthritis is a family affair for the Hochstetlers — and so is giving back.Learn More
Dink for a Cure: Arthritis Fundraiser
Read about two doctors raising funds for arthritis with pickleball.Learn More
Young Author Shares Her Tale of Triumph
In her book, Abby tells how she has tackled juvenile arthritis and two more diseases.Learn More
Jacqueline Child and Her Labor of Love
She went looking for love and found friendships and a career through the dating app she created.Learn More
Learn more about the Arthritis Foundation's annual Pathways Conference, where volunteers heard inspiring speakers share their secrets for success and explored the latest tools, resources and programs for our community.Learn More
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