Rheumatoid Awareness Day 2024

Join us spreading the word about the disease that impacts millions globally

Rheumatoid disease causes chronic inflammation in the joints and, in some cases, other organs. This autoimmune condition occurs when the immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissues, leading to pain, swelling, stiffness, and potential joint damage. The impact is not only physical but also extends to emotional and social aspects of life. Individuals with rheumatoid disease may face challenges in daily activities, work, and relationships. The widespread prevalence of this condition contributes to its global impact, emphasizing the need for awareness, early diagnosis, and ongoing research for effective management and potential cures.

How to observe Rheumatoid Awareness Day

  • Expand your understanding: The initial move in raising awareness involves self-education, enabling us to share valuable information with others. Dedicate time to stay informed about the latest research and news to update your knowledge on R.A.
  • Set up health camps: Organize a health camp for R.A. diagnosis. Start a campaign to invite community members. If you can't do it alone, you can still contribute by volunteering at the medical camp.
  • Checking for R.A.: Consider scheduling a day for R.A. to consult with a doctor and assess if you have the condition. Early detection makes it easier to manage the disease and achieve remission. It's advisable to confirm, even in the absence of symptoms.

By making more people around the world aware and helping them understand RA, we aim for a future where those with this disease can easily get the support and resources they need for happy lives.