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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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Feb 21

Arthritis Society Canada and Creative Destruction Lab partner to accelerate arthritis innovations
TORONTO, February 21, 2024 – Arthritis Society Canada and Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management are creating transformative opportunities for trailblazing innovators to accelerate and scale solutions for individuals living with...
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Feb 06

Top 10 Arthritis Society Canada-funded Research Advances of 2023
Arthritis Society Canada celebrates major strides in arthritis research with Top 10 Research Advances of 2023 As the leading charity in funding life-changing arthritis research across the country, Arthritis Society Canada is committed to investing in cutting-edge research to bring...
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Jan 18

Arthritis Society Canada’s statement in response to Ontario Government’s announcement re: specialized surgical centres
Finding and implementing solutions to reduce wait times for joint replacement surgery is a top priority for Arthritis Society Canada. Arthritis is the leading cause of joint replacement surgery, including 99% of knee and over 70% of hip replacements.Too many Ontarians are waiting longer than...
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