Find Your Yes.
Arthritis steals everyday joys, forcing many who battle it to say No to the things they want or need to do. But there are ways to say Yes instead of No. Yes to fighting for our community and making connections that count. Yes to advancing research for better treatments and a cure.
Why Get Connected?
In Ginamarie’s Words…
"You are not alone. Others with arthritis have conquered their challenges. And you can, too."
In Peggy’s Words…
“It’s so comforting to know you’re not alone. Some times are hard, but it doesn’t have to stop you.”
In Aaron’s Words…
“Through the Arthritis Foundation, you have an opportunity to help people live better lives and become who they are.”
In Bede’s Words…
In Kelli’s Words…
“Unknowns can be scary. But it’s not the end of the world to get this diagnosis. The future’s going to be OK.”
Arthritis Pain & Surgery
In your journey of living with arthritis, your pain may get to a point when surgery becomes one of your treatment options to decrease pain, especially for those living with a degenerative form of arthritis like osteoarthritis. Weighing your options can be difficult and cause much anxiety. In this episode of the Live Yes! With Arthritis Podcast, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Alan Beyer, MD, discusses Arthritis Pain and Surgery, providing all the details you need to guide you. This episode was originally released on June 2, 2020.Listen Now
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