Arthritis Basics

Learn general information about arthritis and what you can do to manage it.

Risk Factors

You can decrease your risk of getting arthritis or making arthritis worse by changing the risk factors you can control.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Arthritis affects 58.5 million US adults, about 1 in 4. Children can also get arthritis. Learn more about arthritis and how you can manage it.

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Physical Activity for Arthritis

If you have arthritis, participating in joint-friendly physical activity can improve your arthritis pain, function, mood, and quality of life.

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