CDC: Arthritis Is Massive Public Health Problem

2023-11-08T13:43:42-05:00November 1st, 2023|

More than 20% of the American adult population had some form of arthritis during 2019-2021, according to CDC researchers, with the prevalence reaching nearly 50% for those age 65 and older. Rates were even higher for people with other conditions such as dementia, stroke history, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), Elizabeth A. Fallon, PhD,