|Arthritis: How to Thrive and Rise above Chronic Pain|
Event Type: Adult Services|
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:15 PM
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with arthritis, it is important to learn more about the disease and its potential impact. However, pinning down the facts about arthritis can be difficult as it is an often misunderstood disease with a core of common myths surrounding it. Arthritis is not just a disease of old age. Two-thirds of people with arthritis are under the age of 65, including 300,000 children. Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States. This program will help educate people on three main areas: prevention, detection, and proactive treatments. Presented by Dr. Ben Duke.