When Fear Becomes Reality: Marilyn’s Story

For Marilyn Palsenbarg, getting diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis at age 36 felt like a death sentence. That’s because death was the only outcome she knew for someone who had RA and OA. Marilyn had watched her father struggle with the same...

Arthritis in the Workforce

Did you know that arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions are the most common reasons why people stop working in Canada? This webinar with Arthritis Research Canada’s Associate Scientific Director, Dr. Diane Lacaille, will help employers   appreciate the impact...

2019 ARThritis Soirée – Get Your Tickets Today!

  January 17, 2019 (Vancouver, BC): It’s going to be a great night! Arthritis Research Canada is a world leader in finding answers and saving lives for the over 6 million Canadians affected by arthritis. Join us for the 7th annual ARThritis Soirée – May 22, 2019...

Arthritis Takes Toll on Workplace Productivity

November 29, 2018 (Vancouver, BC): A recent Arthritis Research Canada study has revealed systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases (SARDS) place significant economic strain on the paid and unpaid workforce in the form of excess productivity costs. The study specifically...

Give a gift of hope this #GivingTuesday

  Giving Tuesday kicks off the holiday giving season every year. It’s a time to celebrate giving, both in time and money, to causes that help others. More than 5.6 million Canadians live with arthritis – a debilitating disease that can lead to serious and...