Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis trial: How you can help - Breakfast - ABC Radio

Rheumatoid arthritis can make even the simplest things in life a little more difficult.<p>Think washing the dishes, walking the dog or picking up …

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Novartis looks past psoriasis for even bigger Cosentyx growth frontier

Novartis’ Cosentyx currently leads a crop of next-gen immunology products from a who’s who of Big Pharma. And the Swiss drugmaker intends to keep it …

Pharma

Trials bring hope for world-first rheumatoid arthritis treatment

Human trials of an innovative treatment for rheumatoid arthritis developed by The University of Queensland have begun in Brisbane.<p>DEN-181, a …

Medicine

Woman turns to gold thread acupuncture for rheumatoid arthritis

SINGAPORE: When doctors examined the X-ray of a South Korean woman, they were surprised to see clusters of bright, white threads around the wrists …

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Psoriasis tied to higher risk of serious liver disease

(Reuters Health) - People with chronic inflammatory disorders like psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis may have an increased risk of developing serious liver damage, a recent study suggests.<p>These inflammatory disorders are often treated with methotrexate, a medication linked to an increased risk of …

Arthritis

Study lists 33 foods proven to relieve rheumatoid arthritis

A review of existing research, published in the journal <i>Frontiers in Nutrition</i>, lists foods that have been proven to relieve the symptoms of …

Medicine

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 …

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Biologics for rheumatoid arthritis: How they work

Rheumatoid arthritis is a type of inflammatory arthritis that causes the body's immune system to attack healthy tissues that line the joints. …

Medicine

Preventing progression from arthralgia to arthritis: targeting the right patients

Altmetric: 9<p>More detail<p>Review<p>Hanna W. van Steenbergen<p>Hanna W. van Steenbergen obtained her medical degree in 2012 from Leiden University, Leiden, The …

Research

7 Ways Inflammation Affects Your Body

You’ve probably heard your health-obsessed friends talk about avoiding foods that cause inflammation. You may even be well-informed about health …

Antiinflammatory

Gold Thread Acupuncture for Rheumatoid Arthritis — NEJM

Page Views<p>Page view data are collected daily and posted on the second day after collection. Page views include both html and pdf views of an …

Arthritis

Are you on anti-depressants? Be warned it may lead to increase in bone diseases

Consuming opioids and anti-depressants may increase the risk of developing bone fractures among people who are already suffering from rheumatoid …

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Health-care spending projected to jump nearly 4% this year, report finds

Public and private health spending is projected to rise more this year than last as provincial governments loosen their purse strings against the backdrop of a growing economy, according to a new report that shows drug expenditures are a particularly fast-increasing share of total spending.<p>In a …

Health Care

Scientists found effective method of preserving cells and tissues

In a recent research, a group of scientists have found a new and effective method to acquire viable cells from cryopreserved tissue samples, which …

Medicine

The Future of JAK Inhibitors for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Last month, AbbVie reported two patient deaths during a late-stage clinical trial for arthritis drug upadacitinib.<p>The pharmaceutical company said the …

Health

Your Health And Environmental Health: 2 Sides Of The Same Coin

Globally air pollution is responsible for 6.7% of all deaths and 7.6% of DALY’s lost. In India, 0.59 and 0.92 million deaths annually are due to …

Pollution

Felty Syndrome

Medicine

Rheumatoid arthritis rash: Causes, treatment, and images

Rheumatoid arthritis causes joint pain, swelling, inflammation, and nodes or hard lumps under the skin.<p>Often associated with deformities in the hands …

Pain

Phil Mickelson’s Story with Psoriatic Arthritis

Golfer Phil Mickelson’s mystery pain<p>Championship pro golfer Phil Mickelson was working out hard, preparing to compete in the 2010 U.S. Open at Pebble …

Pain

Arthritis Medications: NSAIDs, Steroids, Narcotics, Topical Treatments, and More

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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 …

Osteoarthritis

After Surviving Breast Cancer, I Was Diagnosed With Rheumatoid Arthritis

I'm still here. I can still do things to feel good. I can still enjoy life with my kids and family.<p>I've written this piece so many times in my head. …

Lifestyle

Antalgic gait: Causes and treatments

Antalgic gait is a limp that develops in response to pain, often in the foot, knee, or hip. It is the most common type of limp people can have.<p>Causes …

Pain

Twelve early signs of rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is a disorder where a person's immune system attacks their joints, causing them to become inflamed. What are the early signs of …

Pain

Could this documentary change the way we perceive chronic fatigue syndrome?

It has been more than 60 years since a bewildering epidemic swept through the Royal Free Hospital in north London, rendering almost 300 members of staff incapacitated and forcing the place to close for three months.<p>At the time, in 1955, the mysterious, polio-like outbreak (called simply ‘Royal Free …

Fibromyalgia

Turmeric and Rheumatoid Arthritis

1 of 11<p>Credit: Thinkstock<p>Turmeric is a popular spice at the moment, both in recipes and as an alternative treatment for a number of conditions. You …

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Rheumatoid arthritis may raise COPD risk

New research suggests that people with rheumatoid arthritis are more likely to develop COPD, which is a group of lung diseases that damage the …

Medicine

Rheumatoid Sarcopenia: What You Need to Know

How Exercise and Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Can Help<p>You may have come across the term sarcopenia when learning about rheumatoid arthritis. Just …

Pain

Biosimilar drugs could cut US health spending by $54 billion over next decade

But regulatory rules still key to achieving future savings<p>Introducing "biosimilar" versions of complex biologic drugs used to treat illnesses such as …

Pharma

Does arthritis affect the eyes? What you need to know

Arthritis is often thought of as inflammation of the joints. But the condition can cause problems in other, more unexpected areas, such as the …

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