01 May Quick Facts About Arthritis
Did you know May is National Arthritis Awareness Month? Arthritis is a condition that impacts more than 50 million Americans every year. But even still, misconceptions and myths remain. Today, we wanted to highlight 5 Quick facts about arthritis that may surprise you.
Arthritis is a blanket term. There are more than 100 types of arthritis.
Arthritis is more prevalent in women (26%) than in men (18%).
Arthritis affects more than just your hands, it may also affect your hips, knees, back, and shoulders.
Arthritis isn't just for adults. Children get arthritis, too.
There is no cure for arthritis, but it can be well-managed.