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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 leading...


Nov 19, 2014, 02:02 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...


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...


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 Arthritis is ...


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 California...


Sep 04, 2013, 09:00 ET Massage Envy and the Arthritis Foundation Host Healing Hands for Arthritis

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


Jun 06, 2013, 09:00 ET From Fear to Hope: National Juvenile Arthritis Conference Changes Lives of Families of Children and Young Adults with Juvenile Arthritis

Fifteen-year-old Caitlin looks and acts like a typical high school sophomore. One would never guess that both of her hips were replaced by the age of ...


May 09, 2013, 12:00 ET Arthritis Foundation Launches Public Awareness Campaign To Dispel Myths About Arthritis

"Only old people get arthritis." "Arthritis is just aches and pains. You just have to learn to live with it." These are just two of the common...


Feb 28, 2013, 01:22 ET Youth Advocate from Nevada Takes Arthritis Healthcare Issues to Capitol Hill

Fourteen-year-old Jonathan Corthell of Henderson, NV will be traveling 2,400 miles to Washington, D.C. to ask Congress to support policies that will...


Oct 12, 2012, 09:00 ET 2012 PrimeTime Symposium Addresses Unique Needs of Young Adults with Rheumatic Diseases

The Arthritis Foundation is sponsoring the 3rd Annual PrimeTime symposium (formerly Arthritis in PrimeTime) on Saturday, October 20 at the Long Beach ...


Sep 05, 2012, 09:00 ET Massage Envy and the Arthritis Foundation Host Healing Hands for Arthritis

Massage Envy and the Arthritis Foundation have joined forces to host Healing Hands for Arthritis, a one-day national event to build awareness and...


Jul 26, 2012, 05:44 ET Arthritis Foundation Improves the Lives of Thousands with Arthritis with Support from the Anthem Blue Cross Foundation

During the past twelve months, the Arthritis Foundation, Pacific Region, has doubled the number of participants in its certified Life Improvement...


Dec 28, 2011, 09:00 ET Advocate Mikayla Minnig Builds Global Awareness of 300,000 Children With Juvenile Arthritis

Thirteen-year-old Mikayla Minnig is on a mission. Her quest to raise awareness of juvenile arthritis will catapult to a new, global level as she...


Oct 13, 2011, 01:03 ET Arthritis Foundation and Anthem Blue Cross Foundation Join Forces to Improve Lives of Those with Arthritis

The Arthritis Foundation, Pacific Region, has received a grant from the Anthem Blue Cross Foundation to expand its patient education and...


Oct 04, 2011, 12:10 ET ARTHRITIS IN PRIMETIME Symposium Addresses Unique Needs of Young Adults with Rheumatic Diseases on October 22 in Long Beach

The Arthritis Foundation is sponsoring the 2nd Annual Arthritis in PrimeTime symposium on Saturday, October 22 at the Long Beach Renaissance Hotel in ...