Arthritis

A 39-year-old man with a chronic Monteggia fracture-dislocation malunion, new wrist pain

3 hours ago   |   Healio

A 39-year-old left-hand dominant man with a history of left Monteggia fracture-dislocation that was treated abroad about 10 years ago presented to clinic. The patient had 1...
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Biologic Use for Arthritis Linked With Depression and Anxiety

9 hours ago   |   MedPageToday   |   2 articles

Study Authors: Vasiliki-Kalliopi Bournia, Maria G. Tektonidou, et al. Target Audience and Goal Statement: Rheumatologists, primary care physicians, psychiatrists The goal of...
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Hard time and health care: Challenges in caring for the prison population

10 hours ago   |   Healio

The environment is uninviting and uncaring. It's loud, it's cold and it's dangerous. And it's even worse for the inmates. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, there...
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New Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Help Tough Cases

New Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Help Tough Cases

13 hours ago   |   Web MD

The drug, marketed under the brand name Rinvoq, also helped twice as many patients enter remission from their rheumatoid arthritis, according to a report in the Oct. 15 issue...
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Astigmatism fix, cataract surgery feasible in patients with connective tissue disease

14 hours ago   |   Healio

Cataract surgery and astigmatism correction in patients with connective tissue disease commonly associated with dry eye are feasible, according to a presenter at the virtual...
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3 Lifestyle Factors That Slow the Progression of Knee Osteoarthritis

3 Lifestyle Factors That Slow the Progression of Knee Osteoarthritis

1 day ago   |   Cathe Friedrich

Almost 20% of adults have mild to severe osteoarthritis of the knee after the age of 45. Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis or cartilage damage that affects...
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Scientists receive £265,000 to investigate link between vascular dementia and heart disease

1 day ago   |   News Medical

Scientists from the University of Sheffield and University of Manchester have been awarded £265,000 from the British Heart Foundation, to investigate the links between vascular...
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Joint injection practice variations in pediatric rheumatology - a global survey and call for action

2 days ago   |   Pediatric Rheumatology

Intraarticular injections were first reported in adult rheumatology in the 1950s and subsequently gained acceptance as a safe and efficacious treatment in Juvenile idiopathic...
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Determinants of disease activity change over time in Enthesitis related arthritis: effect of structured outcome monitoring and clinical decision support

3 days ago   |   Pediatric Rheumatology   |   2 articles

We aimed to test if standardized point-of-care outcome monitoring and clinical decision support , as compared to standard care, improves disease activity and patient-reported...
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Despite Gains, Diagnosing RA Remains a Race Against Time

Despite Gains, Diagnosing RA Remains a Race Against Time

4 days ago   |   Web MD

Doctors have made big leaps in recent years to catch rheumatoid arthritis early. But diagnosis still takes too long, costing people valuable time to prevent long-term damage to...
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Fracture Risk Testing Tumbles During COVID Pandemic

Fracture Risk Testing Tumbles During COVID Pandemic

Prior to World Osteoporosis Day, a new study finds that the COVID-19 pandemic, which has severely affected the management of non-communicable diseases, is markedly impacting... Read more ...

New Device can Identify Cancer Biomarker Like Blood Sugar

New Device can Identify Cancer Biomarker Like Blood Sugar

Canadian researchers has created a prototype for a hand-held device to measure a biomarker for cancer like a blood sugar monitor, paving the way for home-based cancer monitoring. Read more ...

Car Accidents Common With Undetected Epilepsy

Car Accidents Common With Undetected Epilepsy

Focal epilepsy patients with hard-to-detect, subtle seizures experienced long delays to diagnoses and treatment, and those delays were tied to a high occurrence of motor... Read more ...

Mouthwashes, Oral Rinses may Help Curb COVID-19

Mouthwashes, Oral Rinses may Help Curb COVID-19

Certain types of mouthwashes and nasal and oral antiseptic rinses have been found to potentially 'inactivate' novel coronaviruses that have a structure similar to the... Read more ...

Antifa violently attacks conservatives during protest against Big Tech...

Antifa violently attacks conservatives during protest against Big Tech censorship

A rally against online censorship that took place in San Francisco over the weekend quickly went south the moment that Antifa counterprotesters showed up and started violently... Read more ...

Auto-brewery syndrome - when gut bacteria produce too much alcohol - may...

Auto-brewery syndrome - when gut bacteria produce too much alcohol - may cause fatty liver disease

Some microorganisms can raise a person's blood alcohol to dangerously high levels, even if he hasn't touched a drop of alcohol his whole life. In a study published in the... Read more ...

Compound in honey bee venom found to destroy cancer cells within 60 minutes

Compound in honey bee venom found to destroy cancer cells within 60 minutes

Honey bees are known for producing honey, one of the most useful edible natural products in the world. Honey bees also play a crucial role in maintaining the health of natural... Read more ...

Food Safety Summit attendees get detail on sectors' COVID-19 response

Food Safety Summit attendees get detail on sectors' COVID-19 response

ROSEMONT, IL - The opening session today of the virtual Food Safety Summit covered what a range of sectors did in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Epidemiology, regulatory... Read more ...

This Woman Casually Ran a 5:25-Minute Mile at 9 Months Pregnant, and We're...

This Woman Casually Ran a 5:25-Minute Mile at 9 Months Pregnant, and We're In Awe Right Now

Mikemyler Someone find whether this is a world record pregnant zoomies track mile champion ♬ original sound - Mike Myler Anyone who runs a 5:25 mile has my immediate... Read more ...

Novel nutritional supplement boosts cognitive performance in Air Force Airmen

Novel nutritional supplement boosts cognitive performance in Air Force Airmen

A novel nutritional supplement combined with high-intensity exercise may boost working memory, reaction time, and processing efficiency for Air Force Airmen more than exercise... Read more ...