HealthConnection FastFacts

HealthConnection FastFacts, launched in the last quarter of 2011, is a convenient 1-page online health education newsletter designed to provide the public with fast, current, accurate musculoskeletal and general health information.

Current Edition

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difference between OA and RA

OA vs. RA: What's the Difference?

Did you know there are more than 100 different types of arthritis? Arthritis is a condition affecting more than 50 million U.S. adults. There are two major types: osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA). OA is the most common type of arthritis and RA is the most common type of inflammatory arthritis.

Past Editions:

Steps to a Healthy Heart
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to a healthy heart

Holiday Back Pain
Download these tips for preventing
holiday back pain

Back to School Tips
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Bone Health Basics
Download these bone health tips

Five Fast Nutrition Facts
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Facts You Should Know About the Flu
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Marathon Fitness Tips for the First Timer
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