Chronic Condition Information: Arthritis

Arthritis Arthritis (Haga clic aquí para recursos de artritis en español)

Tips for Better Exercise (Missouri Arthritis and Osteoporosis Program)

Arthritis Exercises (Arthritis-health.com)

Arthritis – CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Arthritis At A Glance 2012 (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases (NIH – Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center)

Healthy Living – Arthritis and Obesity (Missouri Arthritis and Osteoporosis Program)

Living with Arthritis Ability Chart (American Chronic Pain Association)

Living with Arthritis: Easy to Read Information for Patients and Families (NIH – Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center)

Arthritis-Health.com (Arthritis-health.com)

Do I Have Arthritis? (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases)

Assess Your Joint Health (Arthritis Foundation)

Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network (Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network.org)

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Arthritis and Diabetes (Arthritis Foundation)

Arthritis Answers (Arthritis Foundation)

Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia Fact Sheet (DHHS – Office on Women’s Health)

Fibro Log (American Chronic Pain Association)

Fibro Pain Map (American Chronic Pain Association)

Daily Activity Checklist (American Chronic Pain Association)

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Fibromyalgia (Arthritis Foundation)

Gout

Gout: Easy to Read Fast Facts (NIH – Osteporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center)

NIH Senior Health: Gout (National Institutes of Health)

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Gout (Arthritis Foundation)

Lupus

20 Ways Lupus Affects the Body (Healthline)

Handout on Health: Lupus (NIH – National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases)

Lupus Fact Sheet (DHHS – Office on Women’s Health)

Lupus: Easy to Read Fast Facts (NIH – Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center)

Could I Have Lupus? (DHHS – Office on Womane’s Health)

The Many Shades of Lupus: Information for Multicultural Communities (NIH – Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center)

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Lupus (Arthritis Foundation)

Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis Risk Assessment Tool (AARP; Arthritis Foundation)

Osteoarthritis: Easy to Read Fast Facts (NIH – Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center)

Handout on Health: Osteoarthritis (NIH – National Institute on Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases)

Osteopororis and Arthritis: Two Common but Different Conditions (NIH Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases)

PainSpot Pain Locator (PainSpot Co)

NIH Senior Health: Osteoarthritis (National Institutes of Health)

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Osteoarthritis (Arthritis Foundation)

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis (NIH – Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center)

Find Clinical Trials for Rheumatoid Arthritis (Healthline)

NIH Senior Health: Rheumatoid Arthritis (National Institutes of Health)  

Rheumatoid Arthritis (Healthline)

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Rheumatoid Arthritis (Arthritis Foundation)

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Your Body (Arthritis Foundation)

Sjogren’s Syndrome

Sjogren’s Syndrome (Arthritis Foundation)

Additional Resources

Arthritis Resources (NIH-MedlinePlus)

Healthfinder.gov Resources on: Arthritis (Healthfinder.gov)

Healthfinder.gov Resources on: Fibromyalgia (Healthfinder.gov)

AHRQ’s Resources on Muscles, Bones, and Joints (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)

 

This list, though thorough, is not complete.  If you would like more suggestions on specific activities or techniques for self-management and physical activities, please contact your Regional Arthritis Center Coordinator, or the Missouri Arthritis and Osteoporosis Program.

If you have self-management resources you would like to be shared on this site, please contact the Missouri Arthritis and Osteoporosis Program.

 

 

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