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Dec 04, 2014, 09:00 ET

Ring in the Holidays in December at the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis

 Get in the holiday spirit this month by supporting the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis to raise funds to fight arthritis, the nation's...

Nov 24, 2014, 10:53 ET

Arthritis Foundation Selects Michael Ortman as Board Chair

The Arthritis Foundation today announced the selection of Michael Ortman as the chair of its board of directors. Ortman has served on the board of...

Nov 20, 2014, 10:00 ET

Arthritis Foundation Annual Meeting Launches New Scientific Strategy and Branding

Nearly a quarter of adults in the United States – more than 50 million people – suffer every day from arthritis, yet common...

Nov 19, 2014, 14:02 ET

Arthritis Foundation Raises More Than $750,000 In One Night To Fund Research At Annual Southern California Gala

 More than 700 Arthritis Foundation supporters gathered at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California on November 18 to honor Deen...

Nov 13, 2014, 10:19 ET

In the Battle Against Juvenile Arthritis, Organizations Find Two is Better Than One

Today, children and families living with juvenile arthritis and other childhood rheumatic diseases can find new hope in the fight against the...

Sep 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

Francis Tesmer to Chair GlitzGlamGive Gala, an Oscar® Viewing Party

 Francis Tesmer, Chief Executive Officer and partner, Rolf Lohse International and Rolfs Salon, will chair the Arthritis Foundation's 21st...

Aug 27, 2014, 09:00 ET

Massage Envy Spa and the Arthritis Foundation Host 'Healing Hands for Arthritis' Event

Massage Envy Spa and the Arthritis Foundation have joined forces again to host Healing Hands for Arthritis, a one-day national event to raise funds...

Jul 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

Arthritis Foundation Affirms Commitment To Families of Children With Juvenile Arthritis

Juvenile arthritis (JA) is one of the most common, chronic childhood diseases in the U.S., affecting nearly 300,000 children.  During Juvenile...

Jul 02, 2014, 08:00 ET

Arthritis Foundation Hosts 30th National Juvenile Arthritis Conference in Keystone, CO

 Children with arthritis, caregivers, doctors and researchers from across the nation will convene in Keystone, Colo., for the Arthritis...

Jun 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

Arthritis Foundation To Host National Juvenile Arthritis Conference

Children with arthritis, caregivers, doctors and researchers from across the nation will convene in Keystone, Colo., for the Arthritis Foundation...

May 12, 2014, 09:21 ET
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Walk To Cure Arthritis Comes To Memphis

 Help find a cure by participating in and fundraising for the 2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis on June 7 at Shelby Farms Park in Memphis. Formerly...

May 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

CVS/pharmacy Becomes the Arthritis Foundation's® Exclusive Drugstore 'Partner for Better Living'(SM)

Shopping for arthritis-related products just got easier. Today, in conjunction with Arthritis Month, the Arthritis Foundation announced that...

Apr 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

Walk to Cure Arthritis Comes to Arizona, California and Hawaii

 Help find a cure by participating in and fundraising for the 2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis.  Formerly known as Arthritis Walk, Walk to Cure...

Apr 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

Face To Face: Californians Seek Timely Access And Information On Arthritis Medications In Covered California Health Plans

Arthritis, the nation's leading cause of disability, affects more than 5.3 million adults and 38,000 children in California.  During the...

Apr 16, 2014, 12:20 ET
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Walk to Cure Arthritis Comes to San Francisco

 Help find a cure by participating in and fundraising for the 2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis on May 17 at the Golden Gate Park Music Concourse in...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Walk to Cure Arthritis Comes to Cincinnati

 Help find a cure by participating in and fundraising for the 2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis on May 18 at Sawyer Point in Cincinnati. Formerly...

Apr 14, 2014, 12:02 ET
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Walk to Cure Arthritis Comes to Philadelphia, Pa.

Help find a cure by participating in and fundraising for the 2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis on May 17 at FDR Park located at 20 Pattison Avenue in...

Apr 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

Walk to Cure Arthritis Comes to Denver

Help find a cure by participating and fundraising for the 2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis on May 18 at Washington Park in Denver. Formerly known as the...

Apr 07, 2014, 12:01 ET
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Walk to Cure Arthritis Comes to Atlanta

Help find a cure by participating in and fundraising for the 2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis on May 3 at Concourse Office Park in Atlanta, Ga. Formerly...

Feb 06, 2014, 15:04 ET

Arthritis Foundation Announces New Walk Name And Logo

Walk to Cure Arthritis Raises Money to Find a Cure The Arthritis Foundation has unveiled a new name and logo for its signature fundraising...