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Arthritis Foundation

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  • Fending off stiffness

     Fending off stiffness
    For a disease that affects 50 million adults in the United States, or about 1 in 5 people, arthritis is remarkably misunderstood. Many people believe it's a crippling and inevitable part of growing old. But things are changing. Treatments are better,...
  • Mildred Grace Sokolow July 23, 1916 - August 25, 2013

    Mildred Grace Sokolow July 23, 1916 - August 25, 2013
    On Sunday morning, Mildred Grace Sokolow, having just celebrated her 97th birthday, passed away peacefully with her family at her side. Millie was born in Plankinton, South Dakota to Clarence and Adda Goodlad. In 1921 her family moved to Los Angeles and...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Donate To Sandy Hook School Fund Through Discount Power's Charity Program

    Offers of financial assistance to the families affected by the tragedy in Newtown has spurred the creation of several charity funds. Discount Power, Inc. is proud to partner with The United Way of Western Connecticut, administrators of the Sandy Hook...
  • Morbid obesity can exact huge costs

    Morbid obesity can exact huge costs
    Bariatric surgeon David Salzberg can reel off a list of life-threatening problems associated with morbid obesity. They include diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, sleep apnea, joint pain, depression and elevated rates of cancer. "Twenty percent of...
  • Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis Foundation in Glendale beats fundraising goal

    Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis Foundation in Glendale beats fundraising goal
    Thousands of people turned out for the inaugural Los Angeles Jingle Bell Run/Walk, a fundraiser for the Arthritis Foundation that started at the Alex Theatre in Glendale. More than 2,000 people were expected to take part in the event on Sunday, which...
  • Jingle Bell 5K Walk/Run -- 12/9/12

    Jingle Bell 5K Walk/Run -- 12/9/12
    Jingle Bell 5K Walk/Run Sunday, December 9, 2012 10:00AM Great Valley High School Malvern, PA Get in the spirit this holiday season at the Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis. Be one of the thousands of runners and...
  • Son finishes bike tour in place of father

    Costa Mesa resident Josh Parkin, 32, rolled over the finish line of the eight-day, 525-mile California Coast Classic Bicycle Tour on Sunday in place of his father, who was injured while training for the trek. Lafayette "Lafe" Parkin, 74, had already...
  • Local Golf Schedules For 2012

    CHARITY TOURNAMENTS May 10: The CT Capitals Tournament at Manchester CC. Registration 11 a.m.; shotgun scramble start 12:30 p.m. Entry fee is $115 and includes greens fee, cart, dinner, beverages, raffles, prizes and silent auction. Proceeds benefit...
  • FDA Warns of Celebrex Heart Risk

    WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration on Friday warned physicians to consider alternatives to the popular arthritis drug Celebrex because of new evidence that, like the similar drug Vioxx, removed from the market in September, it doubles the...