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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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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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Feb 01

Canadian Olympic snowboarder Spencer O’Brien has some new tricks Her dreams were nearly dashed by a diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis in 2013 but Spencer O'Brien is back and going for gold.  Digital Journal
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Feb 01

Demand for medical cannabis growing among arthritis patients More and more Canadians are wanting to learn about medical cannabis - and we're here to answer their questions.  Digital Journal