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About 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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Arthritis Types A-Z


In this section arthritis experts provide you with information on the main types of arthritis, frequently asked questions, treatments and suggestions for self-management.

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Dec 11

Children born to women with rheumatoid arthritis have increased risk for chronic diseases New research reveals that children born to women with rheumatoid arthritis face an increased susceptibility for certain chronic diseases.  News Medical
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Dec 06

Canada's pharmacists call for full population drug coverage, enhanced care CPhA presented a plan that will allow governments to provide universal drug coverage to all Canadians. Canadian Pharmacists Association
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Dec 04

Impact Newsletter - December 2017  National HighlightsOur most successful Walk to date and a new brand identity help us wrap up 2017 on a high note! Arthritis Society unveils new vision, mission and visual identityLast month, the Arthritis Society announced a new brand. Our newly changed mission will see a focus to invest... Arthritis Society