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World Arthritis Day 2020 celebrated by dept of Orthopaedics - “Sedentary lifestyle leading to increase in arthritis” on 12th October 2020

World Arthritis Day 2020 celebrated by dept of Orthopaedics - “Sedentary lifestyle leading to increase in arthritis” on 12th October 2020

World Arthritis Day The Department of Orthopaedics, AIIMS Nagpur celebrated World Arthritis Day 2020 on October 12th 2020. Globally, every year October 12th is celebrated as World Arthritis Day to spread awareness about arthritis. . 'Don't Delay, Connect Today' theme initiated in 2017 by the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) continues to give importance on early diagnosis and access to care in 2020. This year, Time2Work has been added in the theme to highlight the loss of work and earnings because of this disabling disease and to encourage such people to carry-on with their works. On this occasion, Dr Samir Dwidmuthe and Dr Vivek Tiwari from the Department of Orthopaedics spoke to Lokmat Times Newspaper to advice people how to prevent and early diagnose arthritic problems, and also gave tips for living with arthritis.