Category: StandUp2OA Digest
September 3, 2021
September 2021 marks the 6th Annual Rheumatic Disease Awareness Month (RDAM), a national awareness event sponsored by the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and its public awareness campaign, Simple Tasks™. The theme for this year’s RDAM is Rheum4You: Reproductive Health & Rheumatic Disease.
August 20, 2021
The management of OA typically involves the help of a wide range of healthcare professionals, including your PCPs, PTs, Pharmacists, and more. To help these healthcare providers develop the capacity to deliver high-quality care for those with OA, OARSI developed the Core Capability Framework to share with the medical community.
August 6, 2021
Whether training for a sport or an obstacle course race, athletes can prevent injury and improve their performance through an effective and consistent training program. Hosted by the OA Action Alliance and endorsed by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Remain in the Game is a well-rounded and evidence-based training program.
July 23, 2021
The popularity of podcasts continues to rise. The OA Action Alliance regularly participates in podcasts to help elevate OA as a national health priority and promote arthritis-appropriate, evidence-based interventions for the prevention, management, and treatment of OA.
July 9, 2021
July is the perfect time to see what your local parks and recreational facilities have to offer. According to the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), various research studies are confirming that community parks and recreation, green spaces and time outdoors are critical for creating healthy, active, and sustainable communities.