Osteoarthritis affects 1 in 10 Canadians! Their work, social life and family life. Fathers, Mothers, Firefighters, Teacher’s to that person passing you a coffee through a takeout window or beside you on the elevator. Each one experiencing their own personal journey with this painful disease. Osteoarthritis commonly affects joints in your hands, knees, hips and spine. The Arthritis Society is presenting a free “Stay Active” Workshop Thursday October 12 3 – 5pm at Gravenhurst Centennial Centre. Learn about Osteoarthritis of the hip and knee, relieving pain and stiffness, activity and weight management to Community resources. Great strategies for Living Well.
For information and registration call 1 800 321- 1433 ext 3381
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