Arthritis

Current hydroxychloroquine use linked to reduced cardiovascular risk in lupus, RA

Current hydroxychloroquine use linked to reduced cardiovascular risk in lupus, RA

1 hour ago   |   Healio

Current hydroxychloroquine use in patients with rheumatoid arthritis or systemic lupus erythematosus is associated with a reduced risk for cardiovascular events, including...
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Link established between gut microbiota and chronic inflammatory diseases

9 hours ago   |   News Medical

An international research team has established a link between gut microbiota and chronic inflammatory diseases such as arthritis.
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La Trobe researcher aims to prevent the rise of knee arthritis in young Australians

22 hours ago   |   News Medical

Australians have the highest rates of ACL knee injuries worldwide, and young Australians are most at risk, with a 74% increase in knee surgery in people under 25 since 2000...
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400,000 NHS patients suffering from psoriatic arthritis to benefit from new daily pill rollout

400,000 NHS patients suffering from psoriatic arthritis to benefit from new daily pill rollout

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

In September 2019, reality TV star Kim Kardashian revealed she had been diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis, which began with a rash on her stomach and legs, leading to severe...
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Ultrasound tenosynovitis predicts RA, inflammatory arthritis in suspected arthralgia

Ultrasound tenosynovitis predicts RA, inflammatory arthritis in suspected arthralgia

1 day ago   |   Healio

Tenosynovitis detected through power Doppler ultrasound predicts rheumatoid and inflammatory arthritis development in patients with clinically suspect arthralgia, according to...
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Most DMARDs not linked with the risk of Parkinson's disease in people with rheumatoid arthritis

1 day ago   |   News Medical

The autoimmune disorder rheumatoid arthritis has been associated with a lower risk of Parkinson's disease in previous studies, with antirheumatic drugs as one possible explanatio
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How Much Does a Knee Injury Increase the Risk of Knee Arthritis?

How Much Does a Knee Injury Increase the Risk of Knee Arthritis?

2 days ago   |   Cathe Friedrich

Those achy knees! Many people have them. The most common cause of knees that are stiff and painful over the age of 50 is osteoarthritis of the knee. Osteoarthritis affects 7...
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Bimzelx shows improvement in psoriatic arthritis

Bimzelx shows improvement in psoriatic arthritis

4 days ago   |   Healio

Psoriatic arthritis patients treated with Bimzelx showed a greater improvement from baseline than those treated with placebo in a phase 3 trial, UCB announced in a company...
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FDA Approves Risankizumab for Psoriatic Arthritis

4 days ago   |   Medscape   |   2 articles

The approval is the second indication for the anti-interleukin 23 monoclonal antibody after approval for plaque psoriasis was granted in 2019. Medscape Medical News
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FDA approves Skyrizi for adults with active psoriatic arthritis

FDA approves Skyrizi for adults with active psoriatic arthritis

4 days ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

The FDA has approved AbbVie's risankizumab-rzaa for the treatment of adults with active psoriatic arthritis, expanding its initial indication from plaque psoriasis...
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Global Emergence of New COVID-19 Variants

Global Emergence of New COVID-19 Variants

Assuming Omicron to be the last variant might be dangerous as more COVID variants are likely to emerge in the pandemic. Read more ...

Vaccine data no longer add up: Vaccination does not prevent the spread of...

Vaccine data no longer add up: Vaccination does not prevent the spread of coronavirus

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Mayo Clinic Expert predicts COVID-19 will be around until NEXT CENTURY 

Mayo Clinic Expert predicts COVID-19 will be around until NEXT CENTURY 

Dr Gregory Poland, of the Mayo Clinic, warned Tuesday that Covid could be around for so long that generations down the line, people will still need to receive regular vaccines... Read more ...

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'Boris Johnson was ambushed with a cake' during alleged lockdown party says Tory MP

'Well he, as far as I can see, he was in a sense ambushed with a cake' Read more ...

As Pandemic Rolls On, How to Know if Your Child Needs Therapy

As Pandemic Rolls On, How to Know if Your Child Needs Therapy

It may seem obvious, but the COVID-19 pandemic has only worsened mental health issues that have affected kids socially and developmentally. Read more ...

Watch, But Don't Worry Yet, About New Omicron Subvariant

Watch, But Don't Worry Yet, About New Omicron Subvariant

It's worth watching BA.2, the World Health Organization says. The subvariant has been identified across at least 40 countries, including three cases reported in Houston and... Read more ...

Omicron's burden on health system apparent in new data

Omicron's burden on health system apparent in new data

Omicron has taxed the country's health care system, causing more COVID-19 cases, ED visits and hospitalizations than any other variant during the pandemic, according to newly... Read more ...

New Research Points To COVID Vaccine Having No Affect On Fertility

New Research Points To COVID Vaccine Having No Affect On Fertility

COVID-19 vaccine does not decrease fertility, according to a new study Since the beginning of the pandemic, scientists have been combatting misinformation about the COVID-19... Read more ...

Pfizer begins clinical trials for Omicron-specific COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer begins clinical trials for Omicron-specific COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer has started clinical trials for a Covid shot tailored to the Omciron variant. The company expects the jab to become available in March, but some say the shot is coming... Read more ...

Debilitating foot pain 'could be treated by using fat injections'

Debilitating foot pain 'could be treated by using fat injections'

University of Pittsburgh researchers studied 14 patients with chronic plantar fasciitis - which can feel 'like a nail going right through their heel' - finding belly fat could... Read more ...