Arthritis

Overview

Arthritis is the chronic pain of joints and the surrounding tissues. There are more than 100 types of arthritis and it is important to know what kind of arthritis you have so you can get the right treatments. Make an appointment with your doctor today if you haven't been diagnosed and think you may have arthritis. To prevent most types of arthritis the best the best practice is to keep a healthy lifestyle by eating right, maintaining a healthy weight, and exercising.

Programs

The Utah Department of Health recommends the following programs for people with arthritis:

Arthritis Resources

Utah Department of Health Resources:

  • The Utah Arthritis Program aims to increase self-management skills and improve the quality of life for all Utahns affected by arthritis and other chronic conditions.

Partner Resources: