September 22, 2016
This weekend, in honour of Arthritis Awareness Month, Massage Addict will be hosting its first-ever ‘Hands On for Arthritis’ event in support of The Arthritis Society.
September 20, 2016
The Arthritis Society today announced that its 2016-17 funding commitment for arthritis research will be $4.82 million, spanning 23 projects across Canada. This investment is aimed at furthering our understanding of arthritis and the ways it can be managed, in order to improve...
August 29, 2016
The Arthritis Society joined forces with Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana and the Canadian AIDS Society to ensure that any new cannabis legislation addresses the needs of Canadian patients.
August 11, 2016
— The Arthritis Society
The new medical cannabis access regulations published today by Health Canada support recommendations previously made by The Arthritis Society, along with Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana (CFAMM), in that they broaden patients’ access to medical cannabis by includ...
July 21, 2016
The Arthritis Society and Massage Addict have announced a three-year partnership to promote education around pain relief and complementary therapies for people living with arthritis.
June 14, 2016
Alberta researchers will attempt to shed new light on the effects of obesity on the progression of osteoarthritis (OA) in the hips and knees and on additional health risks obese patients face following surgery to replace the joints.
June 6, 2016
Nearly 30 communities across Canada took part in the 7th annual Walk to Fight Arthritis on Sunday, with thousands of people coming together in a show of support for the over 4.6 million Canadians who are living with the chronic pain, inflammation and mobility restrictions of a...
June 2, 2016
The Arthritis Society’s 7th annual signature fundraiser supports groundbreaking research, programs to erase the pain of arthritis
May 4, 2016
The Medical Cannabis Research Roundtable, a high-level group of physicians, clinicians, patients, health charities, experts and medical researchers, today urged the federal government to invest $25 million over the next five years in medical research and trials into the health...
April 20, 2016
Cambria, the first and only family-owned, American-made natural quartz producer in North America, and The Arthritis Society, are proud to announce the launch of Camp Cambria, a no-cost, six-day residential camp for Ontario children ages 8-17 who are living with childhood arthr...