Arthritis

Menisci protect chondrocytes from load-induced injury

1.<p>Griffin, T. M. & Guilak, F. The role of mechanical loading in the onset and progression of osteoarthritis. <i>Exerc. Sport Sci. Rev.</i> <b>33</b>, 195–200 …

In Vivo

11 Early Signs of Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriatic arthritis is a type of inflammatory arthritis that affects some people with psoriasis. Psoriasis is a condition that causes red, scaly …

Inflammation

Mets shut Wilmer Flores down for season due to arthritis in both knees

Mets infielder <b>Wilmer Flores</b> has been shut down for the season due to early onset arthritis in both knees, manager Mickey Callaway said …

Mickey Callaway

Wilmer Flores dealing with arthritis in knees | MLB.com

WASHINGTON -- An examination on Thursday revealed that Wilmer Flores is dealing with early onset arthritis in both knees, and the 27-year-old is done …

Mickey Callaway

5 Ways to Take the Sting Out of Self-Injections

The anxiety and pain of the injections shouldn’t prevent you from managing your arthritis and protecting your quality of life. Use these tips to ease …

Muscle

Wilmer Flores injury update: Mets first baseman diagnosed with early onset arthritis in both knees

Mets first baseman Wilmer Flores has been ruled out for the rest of the season after being diagnosed with early onset arthritis in both knees, …

Mickey Callaway

An Overview of Asymmetric vs. Symmetric Psoriatic Arthritis

Researchers think there are patterns of symptoms in people with psoriatic arthritis (PsA). They have used these patterns to classify different types …

Immune System

Genetic markers in methotrexate treatments

1.<p>Bleyer WA. The clinical pharmacology of methotrexate. Cancer. 1978;41:36–51.<p>2.<p>Chan ESL, Cronstein BN. Mechanisms of action of methotrexate. Bull …

Leukemia

Mets' Flores diagnosed with early onset arthritis in both knees

The New York Mets have been dealt another injury blow as utility infielder Wilmer Flores was diagnosed with early onset arthritis Thursday and has …

Baseball

Scientists find that people with depression are more likely to have arthritis

Depression is known for its connection to emotional pain, but something many don’t realize is that the condition is linked to physical pain as well. …

Mental Health

Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe rheumatoid arthritis drug

Pharmaceutical giant AbbVie illegally plied doctors with cash, gifts and services to prescribe one of the world’s bestselling drugs, Humira, despite …

Health Care

Can you have flare-ups of osteoarthritis?

An osteoarthritis flare-up refers to a sudden and temporary increase in symptoms. The condition affects the joints' cartilage, which is slippery …

Osteoarthritis

Arthritis and depression may go hand in hand

Arthritis is more prevalent in patients suffering from depression, research from the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry has found.<p>The …

Inflammation

Arthritis and depression often occur together in older adults

Arthritis is common in individuals with varying degrees of depression, according to a new <i>International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry</i> study.<p>In the …

Psychiatry

Could depression be a risk factor for arthritis? Study finds link between mental woes and achy joints

The more severe someone's depression, the more likely they are to have arthritis, a new study reveals.<p>Both conditions are common among older …

Health (UK)

Thumb arthritis: What to know

Arthritis is a condition that happens when a joint begins to wear away or develop irritation. It can affect any joint, including the thumb. Thumb …

Pain

Could a compound in red wine ward off knee pain? Millions of arthritis patients may enjoy relief by taking a super dose of the antioxidant

A powerful compound abundant in red wine could help millions of osteoarthritis patients battle their daily agony.<p>Researchers found patients with …

Health (UK)

Long-term success of ACL reconstruction is connected to way you move post-surgery: Study helps shed light on why so many ACL patients end up with osteoarthritis in knee

Study helps shed light on why so many ACL patients end up with osteoarthritis in knee<p>Researchers conducted a study to observe walking biomechanics of …

Osteoarthritis

Can a Supplement Help Delay Arthritis Onset in Young Horses?

While dietary CLA didn't appear to reduce inflammation in yearlings’ knees following induction, synovial fluid analysis showed signs of reduced …

LPS

Effectiveness of mesenchymal stem cells for treating patients with knee osteoarthritis: a meta-analysis toward the establishment of effective regenerative rehabilitation

1.<p>VanItallie, T. B. Gout: epitome of painful arthritis. <i>Metabolism</i> <b>59</b>, S32–S36 (2010).<p>2.<p>Vos, T. et al. Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 …

Stem Cells

Young People Experience Arthritis Too And Cannabis Can Help

Arthritis is the umbrella term for literally hundreds of joint-related disorders, pretty much all of them painful, including rheumatoid arthritis and …

Cannabis

Osteoarthritis: Could researchers have found the key to prevention?

A new study may have revealed a possible new prevention and treatment strategy for osteoarthritis, which is one of the most common and debilitating …

Osteoarthritis

Is resveratrol an effective add-on to NSAIDS to treat knee osteoarthritis?

New Rochelle, NY, September 17, 2018--In what researchers state is the first pilot clinical trial to assess the effects of resveratrol on pain …

Biomarkers

PARTNERS Pediatric Learning Health System: New JIA Project Focuses on Improving Outcomes for Children

The <b>Patients, Advocates, and Rheumatology Teams Network for Research and Service (PARTNERS</b><b>)</b> consortium was selected to receive a 2-year grant to …

Health Care

What to know about rheumatoid arthritis during pregnancy

Women with rheumatoid arthritis often notice changes in their symptoms during pregnancy. Many women with this condition have fewer symptoms when they …

Pregnancy

What Is a Cortisone Flare? Causes, Management, and More

A cortisone flare, sometimes called a “steroid flare,” is a side effect of a cortisone injection. Cortisone injections are often used to treat …

Physiotherapy

Osteoarthritis: Can an antioxidant offer protection?

In a recent series of experiments, scientists found that a specific antioxidant helps prevent the damage that osteoarthritis causes to cartilage. …

Osteoarthritis

What is the Difference Between Glucosamine With Chondritin and Glucosamine With MSM?

Glucosamine, chondroitin and methylsulfonylmethane, or MSM, are supplements available together and separately for treating osteoarthritis. …

Osteoarthritis

A Brawl Is Brewing Between AbbVie and Gilead Sciences in Arthritis

AbbVie's upadacitinib and Gilead Sciences' filgotinib could be competing for rheumatoid arthritis market share in 2020.<p>There are more than 23 million …

Gilead Sciences

How to treat 12-year-old collie with arthritis?

<b>Q:</b> Our 12-year-old Collie, Amazon, has shaky hind limbs, gets up stiffly, and slips on any surface that’s not carpeted. This has come on very …

Veterinary Medicine