Arthritis

Whether the result of injury, arthritis or other condition, pain can have a direct impact on our ability to function. Find out how well you’re managing pain and to what degree it limits your daily activities by taking a short health assessment. In doing so, you’ll learn more about what specifically causes pain, the risk of recurrence and recommendations to reduce and prevent it. Take the quiz now >





Arthritis Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available.

Arthritis Exercise Program (Joint-Friendly)
Gentle activities help increase joint flexibility and maintain range of motion.
Fee: $45 for nine weeks
Mondays, October 15 to December 10; 1:30 to 2:15pm or 2:30 to 3:15pm
Atlantic Health Pavilion, 242 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ
For more information, or to register, call 1-844-472-8499.
 
Arthritis Aquatics Program (Joint-Friendly)
Exercise without putting excess strain on your joints. Bring a lock, towel and
swim cap to class.
Fee: $48 for eight weeks
Thursdays, October 18 to December 13; Noon to 12:45pm
(No class November 22)
New York Sports Club, 1481 Route 23 South, Butler, NJ
For more information, or to register, call 1-844-472-8499.
 
Arthritis 101: Joint Effort
Learn about the most common types of joint pain and arthritis, as well as how to identify the symptoms and properly manage them.
Thursday, October 25; 7:00 to 8:00pm
Chilton Medical Center, Collins Pavilion, 2nd Floor Conference Room
97 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ
For more information or to register, call 1-844-472-8499.

Arthritis Support Group
Arthritis patients can receive mutual education and encouragement.
Fourth Tuesday of every month; 10:30 to 11:30am
Atlantic Health Pavilion, 242 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ
This group meets from March through December.
For more information, please call 973-831-5367.


Arthritis Articles
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Having a type of inflammatory arthritis called gout may worsen heart-related outcomes for people being treated for coronary artery disease, according to new research.

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Women who were regularly exposed to secondhand smoke as children might be at slightly increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis, a new study hints.

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Heart disease is a leading cause of death in patients with the autoimmune illness lupus. Now, research suggests high-tech scans can spot cardiac issues early.

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Yoga and Pilates are suitable for people of all ages and fitness levels, medical experts say.

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