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There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 2,648,000 of them live in Ohio. The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. We are focused on finding a cure and championing the fight against arthritis through vital information, advocacy, science and community. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for saying yes – day after day.

Upcoming Events

2018 Arthritis Expo - Elyria, OH

2018 Arthritis Expo - Elyria, OH

5/23/2018

1:00 p.m. Kirk Haidet, MD “Treatment Options for Shoulders, Elbows & Hands”
1:20 p.m. Joseph George, MD “When a Hip or Knee Replacement is Necessary”
2:35 p.m. Maighdlin Toth, PT “Balance & Fall Prevention”
2:55 p.m. Margaret Tsai, MD “Advances in Arthritis Medications”

2018 Living Your Yes with RA 301 - Solon, OH

2018 Living Your Yes with RA 301 - Solon, OH

6/4/2018

Join us for Living Your Yes With RA, a personalized goal-setting event brought to you by the Arthritis Foundation. This free forum gives you the opportunity to learn ways that can help you say Yes more than No, despite the challenges of living with rheumatoid arthritis. You’ll get expert advice from a local rheumatologist PLUS guidance on setting goals that can help you live life to its fullest. Let us help you manage your RA, as well as communicate effectively with your own doctor. Register today!

2018 Arthritis Expo - Westlake, OH

2018 Arthritis Expo - Westlake, OH

6/7/2018

1:00 p.m. Rober M. Molloy, MD “When a Hip or Knee Replacement is Necessary”
1:20 p.m. Kari Orlandi, PT “Balance & Fall Prevention”
2:35 p.m. Elizabeth Kirchner, CNP “Advances in Arthritis Medications”
2:55 p.m. Joseph Styron, MD “Treatment Options for Shoulders, Elbows & Hands”

2018 Arthritis Support Network Re-Launch - Columbus, OH

2018 Arthritis Support Network Re-Launch - Columbus, OH

6/7/2018

Our new Arthritis Support Network provides help & support to adults living with all types of arthritis and rheumatic diseases. Join us to talk with people that actually KNOW what you are going through!

We are pleased to have Michael McShane, M.D. of OrthopedicONE, board certified and fellowship trained in the area of total joint replacement surgery, as our featured speaker. Dr. McShane will discuss the signs and symptoms arthritis sufferers should look for when seeking surgical solutions to reduce pain and improve quality of life. In addition, he will review different procedures and discuss the difference between traditional and outpatient total joint replacement.

To RSVP visit arthritisintrospective.org/local, or contact Jan@ArthritisIntrospective.org or David@ArthritisIntrospective.org for more information.

2018 Lake County Arthritis Expo - Concord Twp., OH

2018 Lake County Arthritis Expo - Concord Twp., OH

6/12/2018

Speakers: Scott Zimmer, MD; David Mandel, MD; Amardeep Chauhan, DO; & Neelima Rao, MD

Register by calling lake Health Best of Health 800-454-9800.

We are looking for Youth Car Judges!

Enjoy a day at the Cincinnati Concours Car Show

Sunday, June 10, 2018
Cincinnati Concours Car Show
Cincinnati Ohio 45208


This event marks the 7th year of the Cincinnati Concours Car Show Youth Judging Program.

Hagerty Insurance provides the official judging gear including T-shirts, hats and scorecards and helps educate our youth judges about the cars and evaluation criteria. Lunch is provided for the youth judge and one parent/guardian.

Youth Judges have the opportunity to interact with car owners carefully inspect each car and score their favorites of typically six entrants in the show. This program has room for only 25 children between the ages of 8 and 15. It is required that each child be accompanied by one parent/guardian for the event.
To participate, families of a child with Juvenile Arthritis will need to register by contacting any of the individuals listed below at no cost:

Michael Kelly – Cincinnati Concours -Mkelly11@cinci.rr.com
John Mereness – Cincinnati Concours - johnmereness@aol.com
Kelly Case – Arthritis Foundation – kcase@arthrtis.org – 513-401-9784