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Did You Know?


Did You Know? is a feature from the Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support to inform your prevention activities. We invite you to read, share, and take action!

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March 10, 2017
  • According to this month’s Vital Signs, about 1 in 4 adults in the United States has arthritis.
  • About 24 million adults with arthritis are limited in their everyday activities, such as holding a cup, lifting a grocery bag, or walking to a car.
  • Public health professionals can promote physical activity and disease management programs to adults with arthritis.


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Page last reviewed: March 10, 2017