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May 21, 2019, 10:00 ET The Arthritis Foundation Debunks Arthritis Myths and Misconceptions Through Its "Let's Get a Grip on Arthritis" Cause Campaign

The Arthritis Foundation is challenging all Americans to "Get a Grip on Arthritis" to help eradicate the disease once and for all after a recent...


Dec 20, 2018, 10:35 ET What Americans Don't Know About Arthritis May Surprise You

More than 4 in 5 Americans (81 percent) have arthritis and/or know someone with arthritis* and 85 percent of Americans believe that arthritis needs...


Nov 20, 2018, 08:47 ET NFL Football Player James Bradberry Chooses The Arthritis Foundation As His Nonprofit For The NFL's "My Cleats, My Cause" Initiative

The Arthritis Foundation is excited to announce that James Bradberry, NFL player for the Carolina Panthers, chose the Arthritis Foundation as the...


May 01, 2018, 09:00 ET The Arthritis Foundation Asks Americans To Support Its "Let's Get A Grip On Arthritis" Campaign Until A Cure Is Found

In honor of Arthritis Awareness Month, the Arthritis Foundation is asking all Americans to rally and support its new cause campaign "Let's Get a Grip ...


Jan 31, 2017, 08:00 ET Arthritis Foundation Launches "Prescription for Access" Toolkit to Support People With Arthritis by Delivering Resources to Help With Health Coverage and Denied Claims

The pain and management of arthritis may not be visible, but it is incredibly real to the 50 million Americans diagnosed with arthritis and related...


Jan 09, 2017, 09:02 ET Arthritis Foundation to Host Osteoarthritis Patient-Focused Drug Development Meeting

The Arthritis Foundation today announced they are hosting an Osteoarthritis (OA) Patient-Focused Drug Development (PFDD) meeting in the Washington, D....


Feb 04, 2016, 10:00 ET Arthritis Foundation Awards Nearly $5.5 Million in Scientific Discovery Funding

The Arthritis Foundation has announced that 11 scientists were selected out of 167 proposals as the 2015 Scientific Discovery Awardees for their...


Jul 15, 2015, 10:00 ET Arthritis Foundation Designates Advil® First "Champion for Life" Corporate Sponsor

Today, the Arthritis Foundation announced Advil, a Pfizer Consumer Healthcare product, as the organization's first "Champion for Life" sponsor. The...


Jul 02, 2015, 04:07 ET From NYC to ORL, bicyclists hope to raise awareness for juvenile arthritis

At just 11 months old, New York City resident Jennifer "Jen" Horonjeff was diagnosed with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, the most common type of...


May 07, 2015, 09:00 ET "Walk to Cure Arthritis" Comes to Los Angeles and Orange County

The Arthritis Foundation's "Walk to Cure Arthritis" will take place during May, National Arthritis Month. The Orange County/Inland Empire "Walk to...


May 04, 2015, 10:00 ET Arthritis Foundation Spotlights Everyday Wins, Introduces Champion Of Yes Brand

Every day, more than 50 million people in the United Stated, including an estimated 300,000 children, face the possibility of saying "no" to...


Apr 30, 2015, 11:28 ET Renee Cafaro of New York City Named National Adult Honoree for 2015 Walk to Cure Arthritis

Renee Cafaro of New York City has been named the National Adult Honoree of the 2015 Walk to Cure Arthritis, the Arthritis Foundation's signature...


Apr 22, 2015, 11:37 ET Livingston, NJ Teen Named National Young Adult Honoree for 2015 Walk to Cure Arthritis

Sixteen-year-old Lexi Narotzky of Livingston, NJ, has been named the National Young Adult Honoree of the 2015 Walk to Cure Arthritis, the Arthritis...


Mar 25, 2015, 03:00 ET Arthritis Foundation Supports Legislation to Ensure Access to Innovative Treatments

The Arthritis Foundation supports new bipartisan legislation introduced in the House of Representatives this week that will counteract an alarming...


Mar 23, 2015, 10:00 ET Advocating for a Cure: Arthritis Foundation Advocates Descend on Capitol Hill for 2015 Summit

The Arthritis Foundation hosts its annual Advocacy Summit this week in Washington, DC, to raise awareness and build congressional support to treat...


Mar 03, 2015, 01:15 ET Arthritis Foundation Honors 2015 "Women On The Move"

The Arthritis Foundation is honoring three women of achievement as this year's "Women on the Move" for their support of the organization's mission to ...


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 misperceptions hold that...


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 disease....


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 Foundation...


May 12, 2014, 09:21 ET 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...


Apr 15, 2014, 09:00 ET 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 Arthritis...


Apr 14, 2014, 12:02 ET 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 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...