Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTPeople taking a common rheumatoid arthritis medicine are not at increased risk of liver damage if they stick to 14 units of alcohol a week or fewer, a new study from The University of Manchester...
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDTArthritis mutilans is a rare form of inflammatory arthritis that causes severe inflammation and damage to bone tissue in the joints. Learn more.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn rheumatoid arthritis, antibodies are formed that affect the inflammation in the joints.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTAquatic resistance training significantly decreases body fat mass and increases walking speed, i.e., phsyical function in postmenopausal women with mild knee osteoarthritis.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTA study from Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) finds that in morbidly obese patients, bariatric surgery performed prior to a total hip or knee replacement can reduce in-hospital and 90-day...
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTBetween 3 and 5% of the population suffer from a form of inflammatory rheumatism. It affects approximately 250,000 - 400,000 people in Austria.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new large-scale study in the United Kingdom finds a small but significant increased risk of dementia for individuals with an autoimmune disease.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PDTWhat is fibromyalgia and what are fibromyalgia tender points? Learn about the condition's additional signs and symptoms, complications, and treatments.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTAn in-depth computational analysis of genetic variants implicated in both schizophrenia and rheumatoid arthritis by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh points to eight genes that may...
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTPsoriasis is a lifelong disease that is associated with significant cosmetic and physical disability and puts patients at increased risk for many major medical disorders.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTInjury to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in the knee frequently leads to early-onset osteoarthritis, a painful condition that can occur even if the patient has undergone ACL reconstruction to...
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTPatients with Crohn's disease, a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes abdominal pain and diarrhea, can also experience joint pain.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTWhat is gout and how might diet affect gout? Learn about the recommended food types for a gout diet and the outlook for the future in this article.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study has found that poor strength in the thigh muscles may increase the risk of knee osteoarthritis in women but not men.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTWhat is hammer toe? In this article, learn about the risk factors for complications, when to see a doctor, prevention, and the long-term outlook.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTWhat is seronegative rheumatoid arthritis? What is rheumatoid factor? Learn about what tests may be used and if diet can help to manage symptoms.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTCombining a drug for rheumatoid arthritis with one that targets the chikungunya virus can eliminate the signs of chikungunya arthritis in mice in the disease's earliest stage, according to...
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 07:00:00 PDTUsing new tools, researchers identify for first time an abundant, unique and unconventional helper T-cell type that promotes production of autoantibodies.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTFront-line physicians are advised to err on the side of caution and opt for additional imaging and second opinions when diagnosing six common foot and ankle injuries.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTCan a diet change and other lifestyle changes help reduce discomfort caused by rheumatoid arthritis? Learn about other natural remedies that may help.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTTwo new studies provide valuable insights into the treatment of different types of vasculitis, which are conditions that cause blood vessels to become inflamed.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTAbout one million Americans each year undergo total knee or hip replacements, but complications bring as many as 1 in 12 back to the hospital and result in higher use of post-acute services within...
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTUsing a novel approach for imaging the movement of immune cells in living animals, researchers from the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases (CIID)...
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTLearn about natural remedies for relieving the symptoms of fibromyalgia, including sleep, exercise, and some alternative therapies.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTMany people use marijuana as for pain relief, so might it be used as treatment for fibromyalgia? Learn about what research has to say about the drug.