Advocacy

More than 4.6 million Canadians live with a form of arthritis. The pain caused by arthritis to those who live with it is wearing and depressing. Arthritis pain can have a severe effect on work, relationships and quality of life.

Peripheral Spondyloarthritis affects joints, nails and skin.

97% of Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) patients have Peripheral SpA; only 3% have Axial SpA.

There are over 100 types of arthritis.

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Priorities
Membership, Partners, Information and Equal Access

The priorities of the Canadian Spondylitis Association include a focus on membership expansion, community partnership with likeminded organizations, ongoing education and encouragement of equal and equitable access to treatment options.

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Reports and Information
Advocating Through Research and Education

Learn more about Spondylitis and Arthritis through the repots and information from Canadian Spondylitis Associations partners and advocates.

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Be An Advocate
Help Others Living With Spondyloarthritis

Become an advocate for change and improvement: learn more and be informed to share awareness of the issues with your network of family, colleagues and friends.

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The Latest

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Health Canada approves new treatment option for AS and PsA news

Cosentyx first Interleukin-17A inhibitor for psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis approved by Health Canada

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Ankylosing Spondylitis study conducted at the University of Saskatchewan A multifaceted approach for the early clinical identification of axial spondyloarthritis: a study of first degree relatives news

A multifaceted approach for the early clinical identification of axial spondyloarthritis: a study of first degree relatives

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