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...

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...

A New Member Joins Team PIRA

The Arthritis Newsletter Winter 2018 Maya’s Story Osteoarthritis and Work Dealing with an Arthritis Diagnosis Surviving the Holiday Season with Arthritis A New Member Joins Team PIRA A New Member Joins Team PIRA   Dr. Marie-Claude Beaulieu has been a professor...

Overcoming Osteoarthritis Obstacles at Work

The Arthritis Newsletter Winter 2018 Maya’s Story Osteoarthritis and Work Dealing with an Arthritis Diagnosis Surviving the Holiday Season with Arthritis A New Member Joins Team PIRA Overcoming Osteoarthritis Obstacles at Work   Is your osteoarthritis (OA)...

Why me? This can’t be happening – I’m not even old!

The Arthritis Newsletter Winter 2018 Maya’s Story Osteoarthritis and Work Dealing with an Arthritis Diagnosis Surviving the Holiday Season with Arthritis A New Member Joins Team PIRA Why me? This can’t be happening: I’m not even old!   Regaining balance after an...