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New Drug Halts Arthritis Progression by awesome Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 28 Oct 2008 9:46pm Methotrexate is a drug commonly used for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) that belongs to a class of drugs known as disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARD). It is one of a number of treatments available for RA. That may change. According to a drug trial that was presented at the American College of Rheumatology in San Francisco in ... Read on »
New Drug Halts Arthritis Progression by awesome Healthy Living Professional Posted Mon 17 Jan 2011 5:46pm Methotrexate is a drug commonly used for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) that belongs to a class of drugs known as disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARD). It is one of a number of treatments available for RA. That may change. According to a drug trial that was presented at the American College of Rheumatology in San Francisco ... Read on »
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Shown To Prevent Or Slow Progression Of Osteoarthritis by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy Posted Tue 18 Oct 2011 7:41am New research has shown for the first time that omega-3 in fish oil could “substantially and significantly” reduce the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis. According to the University of Bristol study, funded by Arthritis Research UK and published in the journal Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, omega-3-rich diets fed to guinea pigs, which natu ... Read on »
Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms Reportedly Less Severe by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 2:24pm Scientists have some good news for rheumatoid arthritis sufferers: The disease is becoming milder, with less severe symptoms and less functional disability compared to that experienced by arthritis patients in the past. The exact reasons for the decline in rheumatoid arthritis severity remains unclear, Dutch researchers say, but may stem fro ... Read on »
Arthritis Primer by awesome Healthy Living Professional Posted Sat 05 Jun 2010 7:46pm Arthritis is the name for a group of conditions that exhibit damage to joints such as knees, hips and fingers. According to the Arthritis Foundation there are over 100 different conditions covered by the term “arthritis”, the most common being osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Depending of the form of arthritis the initial symptoms o ... Read on »
Natural vs. Conventional Arthritis Remedies by Natural Weight Loss Blog Posted Thu 16 Aug 2012 9:05am Arthritis is a degenerative disease affecting the joints and bones. Its main symptoms are joint pain and inflammation. There are different forms of arthritis. The most common ones are rheumatoid arthritis which is caused by autoimmune damage to the cartilage; osteoarthritis which is caused by age and sports injury; and gout arthritis which ... Read on »
Shoulder arthritis - treatment options and guidelines by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 29 Jul 2010 12:00am AAOS.org - An evidence-based clinical practice guideline on “The Treatment of Glenohumeral Joint Osteoarthritis” has been approved and released by The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). This major joint in the shoulder the ball a ... Read on »
Knee Arthritis by Shilah C. Azib Posted Thu 20 May 2010 10:19pm The most common knee arthritis is osteoarthritis, a degenerative disease where cartilage in joint gradually wears away. Another is rheumatoid arthritis, which can also affect the knees, where the joint becomes inflamed and the cartilage may be destroyed. Arthritis does not only affect the joints, even supporting structures such as m ... Read on »
Stem Cell Therapy May Prevent Osteoarthritis by A4M Worldhealth.net Posted Wed 12 Sep 2012 10:09pm Posted on Sept. 11, 2012, 6 a.m. in Stem Cell Arthritis Musculoskeletal Whereas injury to a joint greatly raises the odds ... Read on »
IS YOUR FOOT PAIN COMING FROM YOUR BACK PROBLEM, OR IS IT ARTHRITIS?... by Barmac Posted Mon 02 May 2011 2:00pm As you know I am suffering from foot pain in my right foot and have been sent to see a podiatrist to discuss my problems. I've had a cortison injection which didn't help and have now been sent for an xray. Hallux rigidus is essentially a progressive arthritis leading to stiffness and pain in the big toe joints , which is caused by the los ... Read on »