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arthritis osteoporosis canada

Arthritis is Canada’s most prevalent chronic condition (1 in 5) for which there is no cure. Osteoporosis affects over 1.4 million Canadians, and conditions like these can have severe long-term implications on patients if they are not caught early and/or managed properly.

The Bones & Joints campaign aims to work with leaders and experts in the field to educate Canadians on signs and symptoms, the best resources and tools available to empower them to advocate for their health and stimulate patient-care team conversations – thus increasing the likelihood of early detection and better condition management.


How Young Is Too Young to Be High Risk for COVID-19

Even though arthritis is the number one cause of long-term disability in Canada, the misconception that it only affects the elderly still looms large.

Take Your Joint Pain Seriously

Do you feel aches and pains in your joints? These could be signs of osteoarthritis (OA).

Your Voice Can Be a Powerful Force Against RA

Now is your opportunity to help drown out RA with your own voice, and, with your doctor, come up with a plan to help you reach your treatment goals

Knee Health: Helping Curb the Osteoarthritis Epidemic in Canada

The Stop OsteoARthritis program aims to help people with a prior knee injury to reduce their risk of developing osteoarthritis.

How Natural Health Products Can Help with Bone and Joint Health

Arthritic conditions cause pain, mobility problems, and diminished quality of life. Read how targeted natural approaches to bone and joint health can help.

Virtual Health Care Evolving to Ensure Patient Needs Are Priority

How CAPA has been involved with the Canadian Rheumatology Association in the development of best-practice statements for virtual health care.

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