Osteoarthritis

Science or Snake Oil: is glucosamine good for joints?

Pharmaceutical companies have been promoting glucosamine supplements as a treatment for osteoarthritis for many years. Taking glucosamine for …

Pain

Pfizer & Lilly's Pain Candidate Succeeds in Phase III Study

1 / 3<p>Pfizer (PFE) and Eli Lilly (LLY) announce that their investigational pain candidate, tanezumab, significantly reduces pain in osteoarthritis …

Eli Lilly

Redone joint replacement surgeries cost Alberta $16M per year, study says

Alberta is redoing hundreds of joint replacements within the first four years of the original surgery at a cost of $16 million per year, a new study …

Canada

Visual illusion proves effective in relieving knee pain for people with osteoarthritis

Researchers have found people suffering osteoarthritis in the knees reported reduced pain when exposed to visual illusions that altered the size of …

Pain

BRIEF-Cadila Healthcare Says Zydus Gets USFDA Nod For Piroxicam Capsules

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Pfizer-Lilly pain drug meets late-stage trial goals

(Reuters) - An experimental osteoarthritis drug developed by Pfizer Inc and Eli Lilly and Co achieved its main goal of lowering pain in a late stage trial, the companies said on Wednesday, potentially offering a safer alternative to opioids.<p>Opioid abuse has reached epidemic proportions in the …

Eli Lilly

Pfizer and Lilly's tanezumab successful in late-stage osteoarthritis pain study

Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) and development partner Eli Lilly (NYSE:LLY) announce positive results from a Phase 3 clinical trial evaluating subcutaneously …

Business

Pfizer, Eli Lilly non-opioid pain drug nears finish line

A new non-opioid drug for osteoarthritis pain being developed by Pfizer Inc. PFE, +0.20% and Eli Lilly & Co. LLY, +0.26% had positive early results …

Eli Lilly

Association Between Daily Physical Activity and Pain Among Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis: The Moderating Role of Pain Catastrophizing | Pain Medicine

Objective<p>The primary objective of this study was to examine the day-to-day association between physical activity and pain intensity among a sample of …

Oxford University Press

British Open 2018: John Daly withdraws due to bad knee, says "osteoarthritis is unbearable"

John Daly has withdrawn from the 2018 Open Championship, citing "unbearable" osteoarthritis in his right knee. The not-so-surprising news continues what has been a frustrating season for the 1995 Open champ.<p>Two weeks ago, Daly withdrew from the U.S. Senior Open after being denied the use of a golf …

Golf

John Daly, who was denied use of a golf cart two weeks ago and thus could not compete at the U.S. Senior Open, withdrew from The Open on Sunday due to the same knee issues that have been plaguing him. Daly, 52, who won the 1995 Open at St. Andrews, tweeted that "Osteoarthritis is unbearable.'' He was replaced in the field by Keegan Bradley, who is ranked 75th in the world. Past champions are eligible to compete at the Open through age. 60.

John Daly, who was denied use of a golf cart two weeks ago and thus could not compete at the U.S. Senior Open, withdrew from The Open on Sunday due …

Golf

Following the genetic clues towards treatment of hand OA

News & Views | Published: 13 July 2018<p>OSTEOARTHRITIS<p>Helgi Jonsson<p><i>Nature Reviews Rheumatology</i> (2018) | Download Citation<p>Subjects<p>Disease …

Clinical Trials

Intensive weight loss helps knee arthritis

At a Glance<p>Intensive weight loss from diet and exercise was better than moderate weight loss for relieving symptoms of knee arthritis among obese or …

Medicine

Growth factors respond to cartilage damage

Research Highlight | Published: 09 July 2018<p>OSTEOARTHRITIS<p>Nicholas J. Bernard<p><i>Nature Reviews Rheumatology</i> (2018) | Download …

Google Scholar

Pill Designed to Help Opioid Addicts Now Poses Risk to Children

The use of buprenorphine has spiked during the growing opioid crisis.<p>Getty Images<p>Buprenorphine is an essential drug in the fight against opioid …

Arthritis

Optimum Performance: Curcumin, right there in the garden, may help with osteoarthritis | NOLA.com

Whether you're young or old, male or female, one thing that we share in common is inflammation -- the body's response to injury. Health.Harvard.edu …

NSAIDs

5 Tips for Choosing the Best Mattress for Pain-Free Nights

Don’t spend beaucoup bucks on a new mattress before reading this.<p>Most of us know we’re supposed to get an average of eight hours of sleep per night. …

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Natural Home Remedies for Gout

Cherries or tart cherry juice<p>According to a 2016 survey, cherries — whether sour, sweet, red, black, in extract form, as a juice, or raw — are a very …

Arthritis

Avocado Soybean Unsaponifiables (ASU) for Osteoarthritis

Avocado soybean unsaponifiables (often referred to as ASU) are a natural vegetable extract made from avocado and soybean oils. As a dietary …

Nutrition

The best foods for arthritis symptoms

Osteoarthritis is the most common of the more than 200 forms of arthritis, affecting more than 20% of the population. Unfortunately, there are …

Nutrition

UNITY Biotechnology, Inc. Announces First Patient Treated in UBX0101 Phase 1 Trial for Osteoarthritis of the Knee

SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UNITY Biotechnology, Inc. (“UNITY”) (UBX), a biotechnology company developing therapeutics to extend …

Clinical Trials

Johnston remains a center of arthritis research

A long-term scientific study in Johnston County is continuing to pay off.<p>The National Institutes of Health recently awarded $5.6 million to …

Arthritis

U.S. Senior Open 2018: John Daly withdraws

John Daly withdraws from the U.S. Senior Open, blaming the USGA for not granting him the use of a golf cart for his right knee osteoarthritis …

Golf

8 Reasons Fatigue Is the Worst Symptom of My Chronic Illness

When you’re living with not one but three chronic conditions, pain is front and center. Every minute of every day. Still, the worst symptom for me …

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Is osteoarthritis one disease or a collection of many? | Rheumatology

OA is a multifaceted and heterogeneous syndrome that may be amenable to tailored treatment. There has been an increasing focus within the OA research …

Oxford University Press

Anika Therapeutics' CINGAL flunks late-stage knee osteoarthritis study; shares down 21% after hours

Thinly traded Anika Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ANIK) slumps 21% after hours in response to its announcement that a Phase 3 clinical trial, 16-02, …

Arthritis

For those with a common joint disorder, weight loss could mean pain reduction

A new study found that for people with knee osteoarthritis, losing 20 percent of your body weight may reduce joint pain by up to 25 percent.

Weight Loss

Scan could spot arthritis before joints start hurting by detecting tiny changes in the joints

Scan could spot arthritis before joints start hurting by detecting tiny changes in the joints as protective cartilage is lost<p><b>Engineers say CT scan is</b> …

Pain

When it comes to weight loss in overweight and obese adults with knee osteoarthritis, more is better

Overweight and obese individuals with knee osteoarthritis can reduce pain and significantly improve function and mobility with weight loss. New …

Weight Loss

Study: New 3D imaging analysis might improve arthritis care

A new three-dimensional imaging technique could lead to improved treatment of arthritis, according to a study.

Imaging