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Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Have Higher Risk of Kidney Disease

Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Have Higher Risk of Kidney Disease Dr. Matteson: “The main points are that kidney disease is more common in patients with rheumatoid arthritis than in the general population and that moderate reduction in kidney function was more likely to be associated with cardiovascular disease in … Full News here – Read more […]

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Standing up to arthritis

Standing up to arthritis Lianne Tregobov (left) and models (l-r) Heather Contant, Christina and Marissa wear styles from the Karamel Collection in Winnipeg, Man. Sunday April 13, 2014. The group will be putting on a fashion show in support of the Arthritis Society. Full News here – Read more on Winnipeg Sun

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Glass of milk a day keeps arthritis at bay

Glass of milk a day keeps arthritis at bay In the study, 888 men and and 1 260 women with osteoarthritis in the knee had the space between the bones of their knee joint measured using X-rays. This is because a narrowing of this space means there is cartilage loss, a symptom of worsening arthritis. […]

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Parental Addiction a Risk Factor for Arthritis in Offspring

Parental Addiction a Risk Factor for Arthritis in Offspring Children who grow up with a parent addicted to drugs or alcohol are at increased risk of developing arthritis in adulthood, new research suggests. An observational study of more than 13,000 adults showed that those with a history of parental addiction … Full News here – […]

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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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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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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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