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May 20, 2020, 17:16 ET Research shows hydroxychloroquine has substantial survival benefit among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus in the general population

VANCOUVER, May 20, 2020 /CNW/ - An Arthritis Research Canada study has revealed substantial survival benefit associated with the current use of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), and increased mortality with...


May 04, 2020, 12:04 ET Arthritis Research Canada new research to address impact of COVID-19 on medication use and mental health for people with arthritis

VANCOUVER, May 4, 2020 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada's research scientist Dr. Mary De Vera and her team have launched a new study, UNIFIED. This study seeks to better understand the experiences...


Apr 15, 2020, 18:56 ET Arthritis Research Canada/Arthrite-recherche Canada collaborates on global initiative to respond to COVID-19 Pandemic

VANCOUVER, April 15, 2020 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada/Arthrite-recherche Canada is collaborating with the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance on an international initiative collecting...


Mar 02, 2020, 15:36 ET New Arthritis Research Education Series launches with pilot video addressing Knee Osteoarthritis and Running

VANCOUVER, March 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada's volunteer Patient Advisory Board proudly present the new Arthritis Research Education Series. By taking an in-depth look at specific...


Feb 05, 2020, 13:40 ET Arthritis Research Canada shows lupus patients who take their medications at lower risk for type 2 diabetes

VANCOUVER, Feb. 5, 2020 /CNW/ - An Arthritis Research Canada study has revealed good news for patients with lupus - showing that those who take their medications as prescribed, have a reduced risk of ...


Jan 15, 2020, 11:00 ET Please Join Us! ARThritis Soirée, May 21, 2020

Bill Henderson, Lead Singer of Chilliwack to perform. VANCOUVER, Jan. 15, 2020 /CNW/ - Get your tickets now for a great night to benefit Arthritis Research Canada and life-saving arthritis research....


Nov 29, 2019, 15:46 ET Arthritis Research Canada Celebrating GivingTuesday on December 3rd

Largest clinical arthritis research centre in North America raising awareness of a global movement to celebrate day of giving. VANCOUVER, Nov. 29, 2019 /CNW/ - On December 3rd, Arthritis Research...


Nov 27, 2019, 15:06 ET Arthritis Research Canada - Preventing Knee Osteoarthritis In Youth Who Play Sports

VANCOUVER, Nov. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - When kids injure their knees playing sports like soccer, not many of us think about how that injury will manifest itself ten or fifteen years down the road. Millions...


Nov 26, 2019, 14:05 ET Reducing Falls In Seniors. A New Study at Arthritis Research Canada.

VANCOUVER, Nov. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Each year, 30 percent of seniors have at least one fall — half of whom fall more than once. In fact, nine out of 10 hip fractures result from falls. These falls can...


Oct 30, 2019, 16:26 ET ARThritis Soirée returns to The Roof on May 21, 2020!

Bill Henderson of Chilliwack set to perform in support of arthritis research VANCOUVER, Oct. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada's signature event, the ARThritis Soirée, will celebrate its...


Sep 24, 2019, 16:23 ET Gout Patients at Higher Risk of Developing Life-Threatening Blood Clot

RICHMOND, BC, Sept. 24, 2019 /CNW/ - An Arthritis Research Canada study has revealed that people with gout (the most common inflammatory arthritis in men) are more likely to develop venous...


Sep 05, 2019, 14:00 ET How Common are Mental Health Problems in Arthritis Patients? Research Reveals Flaw in Determining Extent of Problem

VANCOUVER, Sept. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - A recent Arthritis Research Canada study has revealed that while administrative health databases are increasingly being used to study mental health in rheumatic...


Sep 03, 2019, 12:00 ET Olympic Snowboarder Joins Team Arthritis Research Canada

VANCOUVER, Sept. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada is excited to announce Team Canada's Spencer O'Brien as its official spokesperson. O'Brien was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis – a...


Sep 03, 2019, 11:00 ET September is Arthritis Awareness Month

VANCOUVER, Sept. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada has launched a month-long campaign to create awareness about the most costly chronic disease in this country: arthritis. There are over 100...


Aug 02, 2019, 12:35 ET Research reveals potential care gap for pregnant women with lupus

VANCOUVER, Aug. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - A new study by Arthritis Research Canada has found that almost 30 per cent of pregnant women with systemic lupus erythematosus discontinue their antimalarials...


Jul 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Arthritis Research Canada opens fourth centre

VANCOUVER, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada, the largest clinical arthritis research institution in North America, continues to grow with its newest centre located at McGill University....


May 24, 2019, 13:13 ET BC Government Announces $2 Million for Arthritis Research at ARThritis Soirée

VANCOUVER, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada received exciting news at Wednesday night's annual ARThritis Soirée – a $2 million funding announcement by Health Minister Adrian Dix. This...


Feb 13, 2019, 14:30 ET Ankylosing Spondylitis Associated with Increased Risk of Blood Clot Condition

VANCOUVER, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - A recent study by Arthritis Research Canada scientists has revealed that individuals with ankylosing spondylitis (a type of arthritis that affects the spine, causes...


Jan 17, 2019, 17:30 ET 2019 ARThritis Soirée - Get Your Tickets Today!

VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - It's going to be a great night! Arthritis Research Canada is a world leader in finding answers and saving lives for the over 6 million Canadians affected by arthritis....


Nov 29, 2018, 15:30 ET Arthritis Takes Toll on Workplace Productivity

VANCOUVER, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - A recent Arthritis Research Canada study has revealed systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases (SARDS) place significant economic strain on the paid and unpaid...


Nov 08, 2018, 16:00 ET Arthritis Research Canada appoints first Honourary Patron

Retired Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin lends name to arthritis research VANCOUVER, Nov. 8, 2018 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada is excited to announce that Beverley McLachlin, O.C., P.C., will be ...


Nov 01, 2018, 11:00 ET /R E P E A T -- ARThritis Soirée returns to The Roof on May 22, 2019!/

Mike Reno of Loverboy to perform in support of arthritis research VANCOUVER, Oct. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada's signature event, the ARThritis Soirée, will celebrate its seventh year...


Oct 18, 2018, 16:30 ET ARThritis Soirée returns to The Roof on May 22, 2019!

Mike Reno of Loverboy to perform in support of arthritis research VANCOUVER, Oct. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - Arthritis Research Canada's signature event, the ARThritis Soirée, will celebrate its seventh year...


Sep 27, 2018, 11:00 ET Arthritis Research Public Forum Returns for 13th Year

Top Scientists to Reveal Latest in Arthritis Prevention and Treatment at ROAR 2018 VANCOUVER, Sept. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Leading research scientists will present the latest in arthritis prevention and...


Sep 25, 2018, 17:00 ET Media Advisory - Arthritis Research Public Forum Returns for 13th Year

Top Scientists Reveal Latest in Arthritis Prevention and Treatment at ROAR 2018 VANCOUVER, Sep. 25, 2018 /CNW/ - Leading research scientists will present the latest in arthritis prevention and...