RheumatoidArthritis Increases Shingles Riskby
that having rheumatoidarthritis (RA) increases the likelihood of developing herpes zoster, better known as shingles... controls. These records showed that the rate of shingles was significantly higher in the RA patients...
Patients most in need of the ...by
Dr. Rubens D.Patients most in need of the vaccine against shingles don't get it
People at the highest risk of shingles are those with immunosuppressive conditions (such as HIV) but they are not entitled to vaccination...
RheumatoidArthritis and H1N1 (Swine Flu)by
Since Arthritispatients are more susceptible to a cold and flu (any contagious disease... a mask in public; preferably a N95 mask.
I also read that the RheumatoidArthritis drug abatacept...