Is running bad for our knees?

October 19, 2018 (Vancouver, BC): A recent study by researchers from the University of British Columbia’s Department of Physical Therapy and Arthritis Research Canada has revealed that Canadians view running as an activity that can damage their knees, but little...

ARThritis Soirée returns to The Roof on May 22, 2019!

  October 18, 2018 (Vancouver, BC) – Arthritis Research Canada’s signature event, the ARThritis Soirée, will celebrate its seventh year of raising funds for arthritis research on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at The Roof, Hotel Vancouver.   The ARThritis Soirée...

Arthritis at Age 12: Taylor Duffy’s Story

This letter was written by Taylor Duffy, a teen with systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis (SJIA), to Arthritis Research Canada. It is written in her own words because we feel it conveys the emotion and raw experience of being diagnosed with arthritis at a young age....

The Morning After: J.G. Chayko’s Story

By J.G. Chayko – The Old Lady in My Bones It was a typical November morning for the Pacific West Coast – overcast and damp, infused with the chill bite of marine air. A grey light filtered through the curtains. I lay in bed listening to the rain slap against the...