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2019 ARThritis Soirée – Get Your Tickets Today!

 January 17, 2019 (Vancouver, BC): It’s going to be a great night! Arthritis Research...

Arthritis Takes Toll on Workplace Productivity

November 29, 2018 (Vancouver, BC): A recent Arthritis Research Canada study has revealed systemic...

Give a gift of hope this #GivingTuesday

  Giving Tuesday kicks off the holiday giving season every year. It’s a time to...

Arthritis Research Canada appoints first Honourary Patron

Retired Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin lends name to arthritis research   November...

New study takes steps towards standards for patient partners in research

Vancouver, BC (November 5, 2018) – Patient involvement in research – not as subjects...

 

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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,...

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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...

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Putting patients in the driver’s seat

How participating in research can help patients take control of their treatment Maria Orozco Ramirez recently participated in an Arthritis Research Canada survey about Systemic Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases. She has rheumatoid arthritis and lupus and has...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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Nadia Prestley’s Story

Most of us plan for the future we want, but a diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis can send our future plans into a tailspin of uncertainty. Before my official diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), I was a raising my family, working full time, commuting a fair distance...

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Arthritis Awareness Month Facebook Contest

Arthritis Awareness Month is all about getting people to think about arthritis. So this September, we're holding a Facebook contest that involves answering a multiple choice question about arthritis. Everything you need to know about our contest can be...

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I’m Dr. John Esdaile, Ask Me Anything

Do you have questions about arthritis?   Join Dr. John Esdaile, Arthritis Research Canada’s Scientific Director, for a Reddit AMA “Ask Me Anything” on September 7th at 1pm PDT.   Please click here to view the AMA.    Ask questions about the more than 100 different...

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