Good news for people with arthritis in Northern Ontario!

By: Linda Wilhelm  There is very good news for patients living in Northern Ontario who need better access to rheumatology care! In December 2022, the Ontario Rheumatology Association (ORA) submitted a business case to the Ministry. They proposed “hub-and-spoke” model,...

Planning ahead for Surgery Recovery

By: Jillian Banfield I want to know what to expect so that I can plan. Planning and preparing make things easier for me. A lifetime of living in a disabled body has taught me that I must do research about everything in advance, such as figuring out whether an event or...
How to Manage the Forthcoming Cold and Flu Season

How to Manage the Forthcoming Cold and Flu Season

Global Healthy Living Foundation (GHLF), CreakyJoints Canada and the Canadian Arthritis Patient Alliance (CAPA) have come together during September, Arthritis Awareness Month, to provide the inflammatory arthritis community with this tip sheet on how to best protect...
pan-Canadian Pharmaceutical Alliance (pCPA) submission

pan-Canadian Pharmaceutical Alliance (pCPA) submission

We participated in consultations held by the pan-Canadian Pharmaceutical Alliance (pCPA), an federal organization that determines whether or not it will enter into a negotiation for a drug and negotiates terms of an agreement with a drug manufacturer.  We developed a...