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The Arthritis Newsletter

Summer 2016

Can You Prevent Hip Osteoarthritis?

 

In a current study at Arthritis Research Canada, researchers are working to understand the causes of hip osteoarthritis. They are looking for strategies to slow or prevent progression of the disease.

Tips and Tricks for Travelling with Arthritis

 

Managing a chronic disease adds extra challenges when travelling, but the key to a successful weekend away or a rafting trip down the Amazon is planning ahead.

Fourth Annual ARThritis Soirée Raises funds for Arthritis Research Canada

 

Raising more than $285,000, the 2016 ARThritis Soirée was a great success! Our heartfelt gratitude goes to each of the generous sponsors, donors and guests who contributed to the evening’s fabulous achievement.

Tips for Summer Fun in the Sun

 

Those of us with an inflammatory arthritis either have a bigger sensitivity to the sun due to disease activity, or are more sensitive due to side effects of our arthritis medications. This means we need to be more careful when engaging in our summer activities!

ROAR 2016 - Reaching Out with Arthritis Research 2016 Public Forum

 

With rapid changes in access to health care information and health technologies, managing your chronic disease is becoming more collaborative and patient-centred. The ROAR 2016 public forum will take place on October 1st and features a group of researchers from Arthritis Research Canada who are at the forefront of these changes.

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