Adults with arthritis may respond to this question that their social life is limited. If you are trying to think about how you would respond to this question, there are several things you may want to think about. When friends or family invite you to attend a gathering, are you able to attend? Do you still do shopping on your own? When is the last time you went to a movie, sporting event, or public festival? How often do you visit friends and family members? Are you still an active participant in social and service organizations?