Osteoarthritis

Easing the aches and pains caused by arthritis

If you’re a regular jogger like me, and have in the past sustained a knee injury, you’re more at risk of suffering from this painful, degenerative …

Pain

Any Runner Can Get Osteoarthritis–Here’s How To Avoid It

It’s called post-traumatic osteoarthritis and, based on a recent study by orthopedists and rehabilitation specialists at the University of Iowa, it …

Running

Arthritis in hands: Symptoms, treatment, and home remedies

Many bones in the body, including those of the wrists and hands, are protected by cartilage. Cartilage can wear down over time. As a result, a person …

Pain

Cold Weather Challenges for Horses With Osteoarthritis

When a horse suffers from OA, the cartilage, bone and soft tissues in the joint deteriorate. These changes cause pain, deformity, loss of motion, and …

Pain

Arthritis Pain Relief: Risks and Benefits

Pain

Can Apple Cider Vinegar and Cherry Juice Treat Arthritis?

Full of cherries and vinegar<p>According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over 54 million people in the United States report …

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Arthritis

Overview<p><b>Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in a joint.</b><p>In the UK, around 10 million people have arthritis. It affects …

Pain

What You Need to Know About Osteoarthritis

The Conversation Africa, 17 October 2017<p>Osteoarthritis is a disease that is millions of years old. Researchers have even found evidence for …

Arthritis

Arthritis warning: Doing THESE three activities can increase risk of knee osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis and affects 8.75 million people in the UK.<p>However, knee osteoarthritis in particular, has become …

Pain

What are the symptoms of rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis and osteoarthritis?

World Arthritis Day will be celebrated on Thursday, October 12, and this year’s theme is ‘It’s in your hands, take action.’<p>What it's like to be …

Pain

One small step in wearable tech: one giant leap in osteoarthritis detection and management

When deciding what to do in life, it was clear that I wanted to help people live better, however becoming a doctor wasn’t for me. I found my way …

Pain

Flexion's Latest FDA Approval Reignites Takeover Chatter

The ear of would-be suitors for Flexion Therapeutics Inc. (FLXN) may have perked up over the past few days as the the Burlington, Mass.-based …

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Flexion Secures FDA Nod for Osteoarthritis Knee Pain Treatment, Shares Skyrocket

Shares of Flexion Therapeutics Inc. (FLXN) soared 17.8% to $31.94 on Friday, Oct. 6, after the Burlington, Mass.-based firm received approval from …

Pain

Maintaining a Social Life While Balancing Your Invisible Illness

During my childhood and adolescence, I had what most people would call a “normal experience” as far as my health was concerned. Other than the …

Psoriasis

FDA OKs Flexion's Zilretta for osteoarthritis knee pain

• The FDA approves Flexion Therapeutics' (FLXN -4.3%) Zilretta (triamcinolone acetonide extended-release injectable suspension) for the treatment of …

Stock Markets

How to Fact Check Your Favorite Wellness and Health Blog

In 2014, Elle published an article calling Belle Gibson “the most inspiring woman” after she blogged about beating terminal brain cancer through …

Psoriasis

Arthritis pill: Daily intake of new treatment halts disabling bone loss and damage

The new drug has excited scientists after trials showed that after just six months it reduced bone damage around knee joints and also maintained …

Medicine

The mysterious rise in knee osteoarthritis

<i>Follow me on Twitter</i> @RobShmerlingWhile there are more than 100 types of arthritis, osteoarthritis is by far the most common.Osteoarthritis is the …

Pain

15 Things People Want You to Know About Living with an Invisible Illness

Life with an invisible illness can sometimes be an isolating experience. Certain chronic conditions, like ADHD, multiple sclerosis, depression, and …

Rheumatoid Arthritis

To protect your knees and avoid osteoarthritis, lose weight

More than 600,000 people in Singapore suffer from rheumatic diseases, which affect the joints and muscles. Among these, osteoarthritis is the most …

Medicine

This Is How Invisible Illnesses Impact Our Daily Lives

Living with an invisible illness is often full of unfortunate surprises, mostly because symptom flare-ups can happen at any time without warning. So …

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Invisible Illness Awareness Champions of 2017

Almost half of American adults — 117 million people — live with a chronic condition. And many of them live with an illness that’s “invisible.”<p>While …

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Medivir (MVRBY) Announces Topline Results From Phase 2A Osteoarthritis Study - Slideshow

The following slide deck was published by Medivir AB ADR in conjunction with this event.<p>112<p>Click to enlarge

Business

Exercise lessens Osteoarthritis pain

Healthwise<p>People with osteoarthritis often avoid exercise because they believe it will increase their pain. Studies show the exact opposite is …

Pain

What’s Causing This Pain in the Back of My Knee?

Is this cause for concern?<p>The knee is your body’s biggest joint and one of its most injury-prone areas. It’s made up of bones that can fracture or …

Pain

Can You Use Cannabis to Restore Your Natural Sleep Cycle?

Insomnia isn’t that uncommon<p>Sleep is essential for maintaining our mental and physical health, yet it eludes many adults. According to the American …

Cannabis

Why This Yoga Instructor Believes Yoga Is Not Enough

It’s time to mix up your yoga routine<p>Who doesn’t want a lean body or a yoga butt? Practice yoga regularly and you’ll see these results — but are …

Exercise

Breakthrough treatment revealed for chronic pain condition

A medication discovered by Australian scientists is set to help millions of people who suffer from the pain of osteoarthritis, the most common cause …

Pain

Cure for osteoarthritis in the pipeline

Two Australian scientists have discovered a potential cure for osteoarthritis, which afflicts three million Australians and costs the health system …

Medicine

Study Highlights Lack of Consensus in Pain Management Among Clinicians

Each respondent was presented with case vignettes, predominately centered on patients suffering from chronic pain due to osteoarthritis and low back …

Pain