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UPDATE 2-US FDA approves Celgene drug for psoriatic arthritis

UPDATE 2-US FDA approves Celgene drug for psoriatic arthritis "Relief of pain and inflammation and improving physical function are important treatment goals for patients with active psoriatic arthritis," Curtis Rosebraugh, director of the Food and Drug Administration Office of Drug Evaluation II, said in a … Full News here – Read more on Reuters

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Arthritis Foundation walk features former NFL star

Arthritis Foundation walk features former NFL star "Since retiring from football in 1985, I have suffered from severe osteoarthritis in my knees, feet and back, but I'm happy to report arthritis hasn't sidelined me," Campbell said in a release, talking about an ailment that has affected him after his … Full News here – Read […]

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Reduced rheumatoid arthritis risk in schizophrenia linked to underreporting

Reduced rheumatoid arthritis risk in schizophrenia linked to underreporting medwireNews: People with a history of schizophrenia appear to have a lower risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA) than the general population, but the association may be due to underreporting, say researchers. Carl Sellgren (Karolinska Institutet … Full News here – Read more on medwireNews

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Diabetes and Arthritis: a Challenging Combination

Diabetes and Arthritis: a Challenging Combination Researchers from the U.S. government's Centers for Disease Control and Prevention decided to look further into the issue. Their goal was a simple but important one: finding out how many adults with diabetes had arthritis. And of those who had both … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Drinking milk slows arthritis progression in women

Drinking milk slows arthritis progression in women Drinking milk slows arthritis progression in women. HealthDay News — Frequent milk consumption may be associated with reduced osteoarthritis (OA) progression in women, according to a study in Arthritis Care & Research. Although drinking milk is known … Full News here – Read more on Clinical Advisor

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9 super foods to fight arthritis

9 super foods to fight arthritis Arthritis pain While there are a lot of foods that can trigger the inflammatory process and worsen arthritis symptoms, a lot of foods are shown to be beneficial for people with arthritis. These natural substances either can effectively fight arthritis … Full News here – Read more on India.Com […]

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News > Knee Implants Surgeries on the Rise, Especially in Younger Patients

News > Knee Implants Surgeries on the Rise, Especially in Younger Patients Newsletters. widg-newsletter-laptop. Get the practical information you need to live better with arthritis delivered straight to your inbox! Arthritis Today. How to reduce pain, find the right treatments and live better with arthritis. [Bi-weekly … Full News here – Read more on Arthritis […]

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Shoulder Arthritis Symptoms and Treatment (Q&A) – Medical Informer Video

Orthopedic Surgeon, Uma Srikumaran, M.D., describes the symptoms of shoulder arthritis and the surgical and non-surgical treatment options. Dr. Srikumaran re… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Arthritis Foundation hosts free Expo in Detroit – Ypsilanti Courier – Heritage

Arthritis Foundation hosts free Expo in Detroit – Ypsilanti Courier – Heritage … Interestingly, while the prevalence of arthritis is lower among African Americans and Hispanics than among Caucasians, the impact on these populations is worse. 44.6 percent of African Americans and 43.2 percent of Hispanics reported arthritis … Full News here – Read more […]

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Lyme disease a growing problem in Nova Scotia: study

Lyme disease a growing problem in Nova Scotia: study Undiagnosed Lyme disease infections are leading to a growing number of cases of arthritis among children in Nova Scotia. Researchers at the IWK Health Centre in Halifax identified 17 young patients aged 2 to 15 who developed arthritis in their joints … Full News here – […]

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Huddersfield woman to run London Marathon in aid of arthritis suffering mum

Huddersfield woman to run London Marathon in aid of arthritis suffering mum Liam O'Toole, Chief Executive at Arthritis Research UK, said: “We are thrilled to have so many runners taking part in this year's Virgin London Marathon and I know that the day will be fantastic experience for us all. “All of our work is […]

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Event: 12th annual Walk to Cure Arthritis Lake County

Event: 12th annual Walk to Cure Arthritis Lake County The Walk to Cure Arthritis is presented nationally by AMGEN. The national sponsor is Massage Envy Spa and national media sponsor is Arthritis Today. The Lake County Walk to Cure Arthritis is locally presented by Advocate Condell Medical Center. Full News here – Read more on […]

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West Michigan Mom Works To Spread Awareness Of Juvenile Arthritis

West Michigan Mom Works To Spread Awareness Of Juvenile Arthritis At just 2-years-old Jeanne Proefrock's daughter Mackenzie was diagnosed with Juvenile Arthritis and this year is the ' 2014 Grand Rapids Walk To Cure Arthritis' honoree. “I was very scared I didn't know children could get this. I'm one of those … Full News here […]

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Health and Wellness

Health and Wellness Deane said rheumatoid arthritis is “an autoimmune disease, where the immune system attacks joints.” He said it's not “mechanical” like osteoarthritis. “The particular inflammation damages joints in a hurry and can be irreversible,” he said, adding that … Full News here – Read more on Newfalconherald

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Angus Arthritis Forum focuses on medicines

Angus Arthritis Forum focuses on medicines The evening will look at what everyone living with arthritis should know about medicines, discussing topics such as compliance, safety and waste. There will also be the opportunity to meet with others in a similar situation and have a friendly chat … Full News here – Read more on […]

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