Share your impact statement for World Arthritis Day: How has arthritis changed your world? #MyWorldWithArthritis
World Arthritis Day is October 12. Share your experience living with arthritis to let others know they’re not alone in their battle against arthritis.
Arthritis affects an estimated 6 million people in Canada and 54 million in the United States; it can significantly impact daily activities, work, relationships, school and the way people see themselves. With over 100 types of arthritis affecting people of all ages, the patient community is incredibly diverse and so are their experiences.
#MyWorldWithArthritis will bring attention to the prevalence of the disease and the different ways that it can impact the lives of individuals. Throughout the day on October 12, we will be sharing quotes from patients and their friends and family members on our social media platforms. Here are some examples: