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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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Live Better with Arthritis

Essential tips and guidance for moving through life with arthritis.

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Oct 16

Medical cannabis belongs in pharmacies, says Arthritis Society Canada's Arthritis Society is taking advantage of the federal election to lobby the federal parties to change some of the ways medical marijuana is handled. They're asking the parties to commit to lift the $1 a gram federal excise tax, and have medical cannabis dispensed only at... CBC News
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Oct 14

‘Some days it’s debilitating’: When joint pain takes over your life Arthritis Society ambassador Anna Weigt-Bienzle of Toronto was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at the age of 22. Global News talks to her and others about living and coping with chronic pain. Public
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Sep 29

Ask an Expert: Arthritis Awareness Month (VIDEO) September is Arthritis Awareness Month. Arthritis Society-funded researcher and rheumatologist with Arthritis Research Canada, Dr. Diane Lacaille, dispels some of the most common myths surrounding the condition.  Public

Upcoming Events

Nov 03
2:30 PM
2:30 PM

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Seniors Living Well with Arthritis St. John's, NL
Nov 16
2:30 PM
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Seniors Living Well with Arthritis Dartmouth, NS
Oct 21
5:00 PM
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Taking Charge of Your Rheumatoid Arthritis Ottawa, ON

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