What is arthritis?
While arthritis is very common – affecting more than 3.9 million adults and children in Australia – it’s not well understood.
There are over 100 forms of arthritis. Each type of arthritis affects you and your joints in different ways. Some forms of arthritis can also involve other parts of the body, such as the eyes. The most common forms of arthritis are:
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Ankylosing spondylitis