Arthritis drug Celebrex may help treat depression, researchers say

Ryan MaassMAYWOOD, Idaho, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Researchers have found that the arthritis drug celecoxib, often marketed as Celebrex, can help make anti-depression medication more effective.
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Conclusions: Understanding the burden of disease for common chronic conditions and for combinations of these conditions is useful for delivering high-quality primary care that could be tailored for individuals with combinations of chronic conditions.
Source: Medical Care - Category: Health Management Tags: Brief Reports Source Type: research
Depression is common among patients with axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA), but reports of its prevalence are highly variable. We performed a systematic review to (i) describe the prevalence of depression in axS...
Source: Arthritis Research and Therapy - Category: Rheumatology Authors: Tags: Review Source Type: research
ConclusionsImportant other autonomy support for physical activity may hold positive consequences for LPA engagement and related psychological well-being in RA, independent of the negative effects of lower-limb functional disability.
Source: Mental Health and Physical Activity - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Source Type: research
ConclusionThe technique is well suited for the management of complex fractures of the proximal tibia (Schatzker VI) when extensive comminution at the fracture site and compromise of the soft tissue is present.
Source: Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 19 May 2018Source: Brain, Behavior, and ImmunityAuthor(s): Yun-Hong Cheon, Seung-Geun Lee, Mingyo Kim, Hyun-Ok Kim, Young Sun Suh, Ki-Soo Park, Rock Bum Kim, Hyun-Su Yang, Ji-Min Kim, Chang-Nam Son, Eun Kyoung Park, Sang-Hyon Kim, Sang-Il LeeAbstractInflammation and trophic factors (brain-derived neurotrophic factor [BDNF], vascular endothelial growth factor, glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor, and insulin-like growth factor-1) are associated with depression in the general population. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic representative inflammatory autoimmune disease; however, ...
Source: Brain, Behavior, and Immunity - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
ConclusionsBased on the currently available SRs, the efficacy of curcumin-containing nutraceuticals has been demonstrated for several conditions; however, due to the poor quality of the primary trials and the low-to-moderate level of some SRs, there is still some uncertainty.Graphical abstract
Source: Pharmacological Research - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 29 June 2018Source: Dermatologica SinicaAuthor(s): Hsien-Yi Chiu, Ting-Shun Wang, Po-Hua Chen, Shao-Hsuan Hsu, Ya-Chu Tsai, Tsen-Fang TsaiAbstractPsoriasis is a common, chronic immune-mediated disorder that occurs worldwide. The prevalence of psoriasis in Taiwan is lower than that in Caucasian countries. Nevertheless, an increasing trend in the prevalence of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis has been observed in Taiwan over the past decade. Accumulating studies have also suggested that psoriasis is not a disease limited to the skin and joints but has far-reaching systemic effects, associa...
Source: Dermatologica Sinica - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
ConclusionsBased on the currently available SRs, the efficacy of curcumin-containing nutraceuticals has been demonstrated for several conditions; however, due to the poor quality of the primary trials and the low-to-moderate level of some SRs, there is still some uncertainty.Graphical abstract
Source: Pharmacological Research - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
ConclusionsImportant other autonomy support for physical activity may hold positive consequences for LPA engagement and related psychological well-being in RA, independent of the negative effects of lower-limb functional disability.
Source: Mental Health and Physical Activity - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Source Type: research
ConclusionThe technique is well suited for the management of complex fractures of the proximal tibia (Schatzker VI) when extensive comminution at the fracture site and compromise of the soft tissue is present.
Source: Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
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