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Welcome to the Spondylitis Community.

Spondy What?

Spondyloarthritis affects more people than Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Autism, yet it remains relatively unknown.

MS (400,000)
Rheumatoid Arthritis (1.3million)
Autism (1.5million)
Spondyloarthritis (2.7million)


Our Mission

To be a leader in the quest to cure ankylosing spondylitis and related diseases, and to empower those affected to live their lives to the fullest.

Could I Have

Think your pain may be caused by spondylitis? Watch our new awareness video and take the quiz!

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& Support

The most comprehensive library of spondylitis information and educational materials.

Learn About Spondylitis

Spondylitis is a relatively unknown disease, but it affects 1 in 10 Americans.

How Can I Help?

There are many ways to get involved in the community. Which one’s right for you?

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Recent News

Latest Updates

The Correlation Between BMI and TNF Inhibitor Response in Ankylosing Spondylitis

Posted September 2017

One of the larger challenges involved in treating ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is the varying effects of, and responses to, available medications. Currently, Tumor Necrosis Factors (TNF) inhibitors are the standard of care for most patients with moderate to severe AS, and, as with any form of organic medication, their effectiveness can be influenced by various biological factors.

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This AS Life Live!

Posted April 2017

This AS Life Live with Dan Reynolds

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Spondylitis Association of America

16360 Roscoe Blvd.  Ste. 100
Van Nuys, CA 91406



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