World Arthritis Day was established in 1996 by Arthritis and Rheumatism International and is celebrated annually on October 12. People with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases from around the world can join together to make their voices heard on this day.
World Arthritis Day raises awareness of rheumatic and muscuoskeletal diseasess among the medical community, people with RMDs and the general public, influence public policy by making decision-makers aware of the burden of RMDs and the steps which can be taken to ease it, and, ensures all people with RMDs and their caregivers are aware of the vast support network available to them.
The awareness color for Arthritis is Blue.
Personalized Cause supports World Arthritis Day with: