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Alcohol intake lowers risk of different types of arthritis by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Sun 20 Jun 2010 12:00am Alcohol intake is associated with a significantly reduced risk of developing several types of arthritis or arthritic conditions, including Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Osteoarthritis (OA), reactive arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and spondylarthro ... Read on »
Psoriatic Arthritis Patients Have Abnormal ECG by awesome Healthy Living Professional Posted Mon 29 Dec 2008 6:34pm 1 Comment Researchers from Israel who have analyzed electrocardiogram (ECG) output have discovered that psoriatic arthritis patients may have signs of an abnormal heart rhythm, or arrhythmia. Cardiac arrhythmias are irregular contractions of the heart that decreases its efficiently in pumping blood. Cardiac arrhythmia symptoms may include rapid or slow ... Read on »
Psoriatic Arthritis by Corry C. Patient Expert Posted Sun 16 Aug 2009 10:32pm 2 Comments One of our dear blogger friends has recently been diagnosed with Psoriatic Arthritis and is in a lot of pain. I was not very familiar with this type of Arthritis and I found out that this form actually is a combination of two different illnesses: Psoriasis, which is a skin condition, and a rheumatic disease. The cause of this disease is not re ... Read on »
Psoriatic arthritis - new treatment guidelines, anti-TNF medications by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Sun 26 Oct 2008 7:06pm Rheumatologists, dermatologists, and patient advocates have come together to publish the first-ever international guidelines for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis, a disease that mainly affects people who have psoriasis but also some people without it. The guidelines by the Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis ( ... Read on »
Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment Guidelines Published by awesome Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 29 Oct 2008 1:11pm The first international guidelines for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis has been developed and published by a group of rheumatologists, dermatologists, and patient advocates. The guidelines were developed by the Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (GRAPPA) and were presented at the annual meeting of the A ... Read on »
Client with Psoriatic Arthritis by Dr. Daniel Kalish Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Thu 08 Jan 2009 4:19pm 2 Comments Name : Connie I have a client that has Psoriatic Arthritis in her hands. I would like to know how I can help alleviate some of her pain. Her Doctor wants to start her on chemo treatments for the pain. ANSWER: What is psoriatic arthritis? Psoriatic arthritis is a chronic disease characterized by inflammation of the skin (psoriasis) ... Read on »
New Treatment for Psoriatic Arthritis Reduces Pain & Swelling by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:06pm A study published online today in the journal The Lancet found a reduction in the signs and symptoms of psoriatic arthritis and an associated decrease in the number and size of skin lesions with the use of a drug called ustekinumab. Lead author and chairperson of the Department of Dermatology at Tufts Medical Center, Dr. Alice Gottlieb, MD sai ... Read on »
New Genetic Test May Predict Psoriatic Arthritis by awesome Healthy Living Professional Posted Mon 21 Dec 2009 6:00am Psoriatic arthritis is a joint disease developed by and estimated 20 to 40 percent of psoriasis patients. Detecting the disease in the early stages can provide an opportunity to administer treatments that can lessen the damage to the joints. Pharmaceutical company PharmaGenoma, through its subsidiary PsoriasisDx, has developed a genetic t ... Read on »
The role of inflammation in periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis: similar pathologies by Jan Posted Fri 11 Sep 2009 4:56pm By Joanne C. Fletcher Arthritis is a nonspecific term that means inflammation of the joints. Arthritic disease encompasses a group of rheumatic disease disorders that affect bone, joint and muscles. More than 100 arthritic diseases affect different parts of the body. Some of the more common types include rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis ... Read on »
Genetics Home Reference: psoriatic arthritis by nih.gov Posted Mon 31 Jan 2011 2:21pm On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Treatment Additional information Other names Glossary definitions Reviewed January 2011 What is psoriatic arthritis? Psoriatic arthritis is a condition involving joint ... Read on »