CreakyJoints | Arthritis Research Partner

CreakyJoints, part of the non-profit Global Healthy Living Foundation (GHLF), is an education, support and advocacy organization for people with all forms of arthritis and rheumatic disease. Founded in 1999 by arthritis patient Seth Ginsberg, CreakyJoints has grown from the original arthritis Online Patient Community to a robust organization of over 70,000 registered members, and according to Facebook, the most popular arthritis community in the world.


CreakyJoints delivers its arthritis news and information with a side of humor on its website ( and popular Facebook page ( CreakyJoints is also active on Twitter (@CreakyJoints), hosting chats featuring guest experts on topics relevant to arthritis. CreakyJoints is a supportive network created by patients for patients. Membership is free.


CreakyJoints collaborates with the Arthritis National Research Foundation to connect patients’ voices with research priorities. Patient engagement in research leads to better treatments for arthritis.


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