Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 24

  • December 1st, 2017

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Osteoarthritis & Opioids: Minimizing Risk while Managing Pain

The use of opioids for pain management more than doubled in the decade between 2001-2003 and 2011-2013. Among people with osteoarthritis (OA), a study earlier this year […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 23

  • November 17th, 2017

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Diabetes – Heart Connection Day: How does Arthritis Play a Role?

Last Thursday, November 9, was National Diabetes – Heart Connection Day – a day to recognize the interrelations between diabetes and heart […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 22

  • November 3rd, 2017

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We want to see you! Find the OAAA at Upcoming Conference Presentations
The Osteoarthritis Action Alliance will be busy in the next couple of weeks at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting (APHA) […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 21

  • October 20th, 2017

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Osteoarthritis and Obesity: Taking Action for National Obesity Care Week 

Did you know that…

just one pound of weight loss translates to four pounds of relief for your knee joints?
11 pounds of […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 20

  • October 6th, 2017

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NEW Opportunities to Implement Evidence-Based Physical Activity Programming

Offering evidence-based physical activity programs are one of the best ways for communities to fight osteoarthritis. We’re passionate about helping communities offer these programs- this […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 19

  • September 22nd, 2017

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Osteoarthritis and Disability
Three-Part Webinar Series on Disability from the National Council on Aging

Arthritis affects 54.4 million Americans, and is one of the most common chronic conditions in the United States. However, beyond that, […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 18

  • September 8th, 2017

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September is Rheumatic Disease Awareness Month
(#RDAM)

This month, the Osteoarthritis Action Alliance is proud to join the American College of Rheumatology’s SimpleTasks Campaign and other rheumatic disease advocacy groups around the world to recognize Rheumatic Disease […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 17

  • August 25th, 2017

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Researchers Investigate 6000 Year Old Joints for Clues about Osteoarthritis Prevention

Arthritis is one of the most common chronic conditions among adults in the United States, with more than 54 million Americans affected. […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 16

  • August 11th, 2017

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Osteoarthritis Resource Blast 
                                   Tools for Patients, Community Organizations, and Policymakers

The Osteoarthritis Action Alliance is proud to have […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 15

  • July 28th, 2017

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Implementing Evidence-Based Walking Programs: Resources for Community Organizations

Evidence-based programs for arthritis like the Arthritis Foundation’s Walk with Ease Program are among the best ways to empower people with arthritis to get moving and take control of […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 14

  • July 14th, 2017

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Osteoarthritis Action Mini-Grants: How will YOU help promote walking in your community?

Last week, the Osteoarthritis Action Alliance released a request for applications for Walk with Ease (WWE) Expansion Grants. OAAA anticipates awarding up to […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 13

  • June 30th, 2017

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Get Ready for National Park and Recreation Month
July 2017

For people with osteoarthritis, staying active is the best form of medicine. Keeping joints moving can reduce pain, strengthen your muscles, and improve joint function so you can […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 12

  • June 16th, 2017

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Reducing Knee Injury Risk with Neuromuscular Training – New Infographic from the OA Action Alliance

Staying injury free is one of the best ways to reduce your risk for osteoarthritis (OA). Individuals with a history […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 11

  • June 2nd, 2017

In this issue

Osteoarthritis Action Alliance News
Events (Conferences, webinars, trainings)
Opportunities (Jobs, Internships, Fellowships, Funding)
Osteoarthritis in the News
Policy, Resources & Reports

This newsletter shares the latest Osteoarthritis Action Alliance news, and OA-related resources, […]

Biweekly Digest – Volume 3, Issue 10

  • May 16th, 2017

In this issue

Osteoarthritis Action Alliance News
Events (Conferences, webinars, trainings)
Opportunities (Jobs, Internships, Fellowships, Funding)
Osteoarthritis in the News
Policy, Resources & Reports

This newsletter shares the latest Osteoarthritis Action Alliance news, and OA-related resources, […]

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