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Arthritis Foundation: English or Espanol
Good general disease and treatment information plus news about the latest research. Sign up for a subscription to “Arthritis Today” magazine.
Do I Have Arthritis?: English or Espanol
Topics include rheumatology, orthopedics, dermatology, metabolic bone diseases, inheritable disorders of bone and cartilage, inherited and inflammatory muscle diseases, and sports- and rehabilitation medicine. – Arthritis Center
General information on various types of arthritis in a question-and-answer format.

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Arthritis Foundation of Virginia
Based in Richmond, the Virginia Chapter offers help and hope for people living with arthritis.

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MedlinePlus Health Topic: Arthritis – English or Espanol
An expansive list of reviewed topical Web sites from the National Library of Medicine that include interactive health tutorials, medical dictionaries, low-literacy resources, news and directories.

Did You Know?

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and the Kaiser Family Foundation, nearly 60 percent of Virginians weigh too much, 23 percent do not exercise regularly and 25 percent smoke or use tobacco. — The Healthy Virginians Initiative