California State Assemblywoman Diane Harkey | District 73

Harkey Bill Designates May as Arthritis Awareness Month

Assemblywoman Harkey rose to speak on her ACR 123, a resolution designating May as Arthritis Awareness Month. In addition to remarking on the specifics of this chronic health program, Assemblywoman Harkey also shared the experience of a family member who has had arthritis since childhood. Approximately 300,000 children under 18 are afflicted with arthritis every year, and 52.5 million American adults live with the condition every day.