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The SOAR or – Stop OsteoARthritis program aims to improve user’s ability to self-manage their osteoarthritis risk through education, personalized exercise, activity tracking, and weekly action planning. This research is a key step forward in changing how we treat these injuries in Canada.

September is Arthritis Awareness Month and Arthritis Research Canada wants you to join its month-long campaign to challenge misconceptions about a disease that’s actually over 100 different types that are serious and, in some cases, life-threatening.

New research shows a significant reduction in the need for total hip and knee replacement surgery among rheumatoid arthritis patients after the introduction of biologics.

Arthritis Research Canada’s headquarters has a new home! We are now located at 230 – 2238 Yukon Street in Vancouver.

Research finds risk of premature mortality in systemic lupus erythematosus patients compared to the general population has not improved in recent years.

 

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Vous avez le pouvoir de faire une différence!

En donnant ne serait-ce qu’une petite partie de votre patrimoine à une œuvre de bienfaisance, vous pouvez contribuer de façon significative aux causes qui vous tiennent à cœur, tout en continuant à soutenir ceux que vous aimez. Les testaments sont des instruments déterminants qui sont à l’origine des changements sociaux.

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COVID Advice you Need to Hear

With summer coming to a close, many people are starting to wonder what life will look like this fall and winter as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Some, especially those who are immunocompromised, may have concerns over their safety. Find out why a leading rheumatologist believes most arthritis patients shouldn’t fear the virus.

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Have you hurt your knee playing sports or during a recreational activity in the past three years? You might be eligible for the new Stop OsteoARthritis (SOAR) program.

The SOAR or – Stop OsteoARthritis program aims to improve user’s ability to self-manage their osteoarthritis risk through education, personalized exercise, activity tracking, and weekly action planning. This research is a key step forward in changing how we treat these injuries in Canada.

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It’s Arthritis Awareness Month

September is Arthritis Awareness Month and Arthritis Research Canada wants you to join its month-long campaign to challenge misconceptions about a disease that’s actually over 100 different types that are serious and, in some cases, life-threatening.

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Bien vivre avec l’arthrite

Bien vivre avec l'arthriteSandra Sova a appris qu’elle était atteinte de polyarthrite rhumatoïde juvénile à l'âge de huit ans. Aujourd'hui, elle souffre également d'arthrose. L'arthrite a façonné de nombreux aspects de sa vie et l'a poussée à inspirer d'autres...

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Living Well with Arthritis

Living Well with ArthritisSandra Sova was diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis at the age of eight. Today, she also lives with osteoarthritis. Arthritis has shaped many aspects of her life and has driven her to inspire others to thrive with different types of...

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Yoga for Arthritis

Yoga for ArthritisPhysical activity is essential for managing arthritis symptoms and preserving mobility. And yoga is an excellent, gentle, low-impact form of exercise that offers both physical and psychological benefits like stress management techniques, including...

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Sun Smart Guide

Sun Smart Guide Get the facts. Enjoy summer!   By Eileen Davidson, Arthritis Patient Advisory Board, Arthritis Research CanadaWarm weather is easier on the joints, but the sun can trigger unwanted symptoms in people living with different types of arthritis. For...

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