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There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 4,028,000 of them live in Texas. 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

2019 Live Yes! Connect Group

3/23/2019

We are a peer-led, local support group that brings people together for fun and informative events and activities.

11:00 am to 1:00 pm
This month's presenter: Bogar Ventura, DC
How to lessen arthritis pain through stretching, joint mobilization and exercise techniques.

Escalante's Tex Mex
12821 Kimberley Lane
Houston, TX 77024

For more info or to register, email: anna@arthritisintrospective.org

2019 Experts in Arthritis - Lake Jackson, TX

2019 Experts in Arthritis - Lake Jackson, TX

4/11/2019

Experts in Arthritis (EIA) is a free public education seminar for people with arthritis and people who care about them. The program offers people with arthritis the opportunity to be informed about current scientific evidence and management strategies in the treatment and care of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile arthritis (other forms of arthritis can be incorporated, based on need).

Host: Ms. Jennifer Kucera Nurse Practitioner jkucera@tisd.net 979-548-6783

2019 JA Day - Dallas, TX

2019 JA Day - Dallas, TX

4/13/2019

Juvenile Arthritis Day provides a safe and secure experience for families of children and teens with juvenile arthritis and childhood rheumatic diseases. Families and kids gain a greater understanding of juvenile arthritis, connect with others, increase independence and self-confidence and discover new skills and interests.

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis-Austin, TX

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis-Austin, TX

4/13/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is where we become ONE, rising up to fight this life-altering disease even harder. Where we join hand in hand to celebrate arthritis warriors and raise crucial funds for innovative research, resources and a cure.

2019 Live Yes! RA-Houston, TX

2019 Live Yes! RA-Houston, TX

4/17/2019

This free event is an opportunity unlike any other you’ve had – you’ll receive expert guidance from a local rheumatologist and learn to set and track your own health goals, communicate more effectively with your doctor and other tips and tricks on how to live better with your RA. You will leave armed with the tools, education and support to start saying Yes more than No!