Category: StandUp2OA Digest
June 24, 2022
With summer upon us and new record high temperatures starting to feel like the norm, now is a great time to review some safety tips. Here are a few ways you can observe National Safety Month.
June 10, 2022
Many fathers will celebrate Sunday, June 19th with an activity such as golf, fishing, or camping. Others may choose to celebrate with their families or simply enjoy a day of relaxation. However the men in your life choose to spend the day, sore or stiff joints from osteoarthritis (OA) should not keep them from their favorite activities.
May 13, 2022
This May we join President Joe Biden and the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) to promote National Physical Fitness & Sports Month. In addition to keeping the general public moving, National Physical Fitness & Sports Month is also a good reminder to keep athletes safe when they get back on the field over the summer months.
April 29, 2022
An estimated 58.5 million adults in the U.S. are affected by some form of arthritis, which breaks down to about 23.7% of the population. As the number of older Americans continues to grow, and the rates of obesity and overweight increase, the number of people with arthritis-attributable activity limitations will only increase.
April 14, 2022
Are you a program developer looking for recognition of your Arthritis-Appropriate, Evidence-Based Intervention (AAEBI)? The 2022 Application Portal is now open and program developers may submit programs for evaluation by a panel of expert reviewers.