Lifestyle » Vol. 29

The Central MA Arthritis Walk

479606_311290375760The Central Massachusetts Arthritis Walk is a yearly event, spreading the Arthritis Foundation’s public health message of the importance of regular physical activity in preventing and managing arthritis, while also raising awareness for the millions of people living with Arthritis.

The Arthritis Walk will take place at the Bancroft School in Worcester from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. The event will begin with a 1 to 3 mile walk, and participants are invited to join in a celebration with entertainment and food afterwards. The event will also hold a health fair, exhibit booths, and children’s activities. To find out how you can join the fight against arthritis, participate in the Arthritis Walk, or raise funds to support walkers, contact Margaret Farmer at the Arthritis Foundation of New England, 617-219-8228 or by email at mfarmer@arthritis.org.

About the Arthritis Foundation

The Arthritis Foundation (www.arthritis.org) is committed to raising awareness and reducing the impact of arthritis, which strikes one in every five adults and 300,000 children, and is the nation’s leading cause of disability. To conquer this painful, debilitating and unacceptable disease, they support education, research, advocacy, and other vital programs and services.

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