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What is Arthritis?

Arthritis is a collection of conditions affecting joints and other tissues. It causes pain, restricts mobility and diminishes quality of life.

It's serious. 1 in 5 Canadians live every day with arthritis and there is no cure.

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How We Help


Investments in research seek to understand the causes, realize innovations that improve quality of life and discover a cure.


Understanding needs of people affected by arthritis and identifying gaps that are important to champion for change.


Providing patient-centric, evidenced-based information and resources to empower people affected by arthritis.

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Your generosity puts us closer to a world where people are free from the devastating effects that arthritis has on lives.

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Essential tips and guidance for moving through life with arthritis.

Latest News

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Mar 20

New osteoarthritis genes discovered In the largest study of its kind, nine novel genes for osteoarthritis have been discovered. Results could open the door to new targeted therapies for this debilitating disease in the future. Digital Journal
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Mar 07

Opioids no better for chronic pain than over-the-counter drugs A recent study of patients with stubborn back aches or hip or knee arthritis, opioids worked no better than over-the-counter drugs or other nonopioids at reducing problems with walking or sleeping. CTV News
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Mar 06

Promising New Findings on Using Biologic Drugs Before and During Pregnancy New research from British Columbia suggests that biologics are safe to use before and during pregnancy to treat automimune diseases, such as arthritis.  Newswire.ca

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