Arthritis knee exercises: Reduce joint pain by doing this easy move at home
ARTHRITIS comes in different forms, but the most common type is osteoarthritis which usually occurs in the knee. Exercise is important if you have the condition, as it helps to limit pain and maintain mobility. You can do this simple exercise at home to help reduce joint inflammation. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: New 3D imaging analysis might improve arthritis care
A new three-dimensional imaging technique could lead to improved treatment of arthritis, according to a study. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New 3D imaging analysis technique could lead to improved arthritis treatment
(University of Cambridge) An algorithm to monitor the joints of patients with arthritis, which could change the way that the severity of the condition is assessed, has been developed by a team of engineers, physicians and radiologists led by the University of Cambridge. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - June 18, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Fat children more likely to get arthritis in hips and knees in adulthood
Researchers at the European League Against Rheumatism have discovered the more obese someone is as a child, the higher their chance of getting arthritis in adulthood. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis: Severe joint pain could be a symptom of gout - what you need to know
ARTHRITIS types include osteoarthritis, psoriatic arthritis and gout. Although the former is the most common, there are other types to be aware of. These four symptoms, including severe joint pain, may indicate gout. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Watertown biotech Selecta touts improved gout drug data in trial
Results from a trial of Selecta Biosciences' gout treatment show that it may be more effective than an already-approved drug that generated $157 million in sales last year, the company said Friday. Watertown-based Selecta (Nasdaq: SELB) is developing a biologic called SEL-212 to treat for chronic, severe gout, a form of arthritis caused by too much uric acid in the body. It’s the farthest along in the trial process of the biotech’s two drugs now in human studies, and the company is aimin g to… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - June 15, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Don Seiffert Source Type: news

Frequency of joint replacements halved in rheumatoid arthritis patients between 1997-2010
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of two studies presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) investigate joint replacement procedures in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients. The first study demonstrates that joint replacement procedures have significantly reduced in RA patients in the past decade and the second investigates the impact of biologic therapies on this change using the British Society for Rheumatology Biologics Registry for Rheumatoid Arthritis (BSRBR/RA). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Gum disease may be a key initiator of rheumatoid arthritis related autoimmunity
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of a study presented at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) demonstrates increased levels of gum disease, and disease-causing bacteria, in individuals at risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Rates of depression and anxiety may correlate with disease activity in early RA
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of a study to be presented at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) suggest that rates of anxiety and depression in patients with rheumatoid arthritis correlate with measures of disease activity over the first year following diagnosis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Study suggests siblings of people with RA are at increased risk of acute coronary syndrome
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of a study presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) demonstrate an increased risk of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in siblings of individuals with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), suggesting shared susceptibility between the two diseases. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Obesity in women and current smoking in men predict lack of remission in early RA
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of a study presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) report that obesity in women and current smoking in men were the strongest predictors of not achieving remission in early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) within a year. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

No difference in malignancy rates seen between tocilizumab and TNFi in patients with RA
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of a study presented at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) examined rates of malignancy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), excluding non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC), and found no difference between those newly treated with tocilizumab (TCZ) versus TNF inhibitors (TNFi). (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 15, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Early, intensive treatment of RA offers long-term benefits, may normalise mortality rates
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of a 23-year, follow-up study presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) suggest early, intensive treatment of rheumatoid arthritis has long-term benefits including the normalization of mortality to levels consistent with the general population. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Gene signatures and biomarkers predict onset of RA in at-risk individuals
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of two studies presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) provide insight into molecular changes prior to the onset of arthritis which could inform future novel diagnostics and early therapeutic interventions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What does it mean if you have a high C-reactive protein?
Doctors can use a C-reactive protein (CRP) test to check the levels of this protein. Many conditions can elevate CRP levels, including rheumatic arthritis and irritable bowel syndrome. Symptoms of high CRP levels include chills and pain. Treatment depends on the underlying cause. Learn more about the CRP test here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medical Devices / Diagnostics Source Type: news

Significant increase in self-harm attempts following ankylosing spondylitis diagnosis
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of a population study presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) demonstrate a significantly increased rate of self-harm attempts in inflammatory arthritis (IA), particularly following a diagnosis of Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Rheumatoid arthritis in pregnancy associated with low birth weight and premature birth
(European League Against Rheumatism) The results of a study presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR 2018) demonstrate that pregnancies in women with rheumatoid arthritis are associated with premature delivery and low birth weight. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

An easy way to reduce arthritic knee symptoms is to lose weight
(Natural News) Dealing with arthritic knees can be taxing on anyone; fortunately, there’s a simple way to manage this condition. According to a 2005 study, published in Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, people suffering from aching knees can mitigate their symptoms by losing weight. To arrive at this conclusion, the research team carried out a randomized eight-week... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Men and women with rheumatoid arthritis 'may need different types of support'
AnArthritis Research UK-funded study has found that men and women living withrheumatoid arthritis may respond to different types of support to help them manage the everyday impact the condition has on their lives. The research underlines the fact that many men are struggling with rheumatoid arthritis, and suggests that some men may respond better to different support. A significant proportion of men struggle to manage their condition Researchers at the University of the West of England surveyed 295 English men about their experiences of living with rheumatoid arthritis, as well as 232 women. The study, led by Dr Caroline F...
Source: Arthritis Research UK - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Arthritis patients face higher risk of heart failure due to painkillers
More than eight million people in the UK and 30 million in the US have osteoarthritis - when the cartilage gradually becomes thin. Treatment often revolves around painkillers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis pain: Five cooking oils to avoid to relieve symptoms in the knee, hip and hands
ARTHRITIS pain is common and typically affects people over the age of 50 in the knee, hip and hands. There are treatments available to control symptoms, and some studies suggest making dietary changes can reduce damage. While some fats are essential to a healthy eating plan, others may increase joint inflammation. Health experts recommend avoiding certain cooking oils for this reason. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Safe Stopping of Tocilizumab in RA: MTX Helps Safe Stopping of Tocilizumab in RA: MTX Helps
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis who achieve 6 months of remission or low disease activity by taking methotrexate plus tocilizumab can usually stop tocilizumab; restarting is effective if flares occur.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Tennis Elbow: What Is Tennis Elbow?
Title: Tennis Elbow: What Is Tennis Elbow?Category: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 7/11/2005 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:10 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Drug Withdrawn - Vioxx, A Perspective After National Arthritis Meeting
Title: Drug Withdrawn - Vioxx, A Perspective After National Arthritis MeetingCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 11/1/2004 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:10 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Vasculitis - 2001 National Meeting Reports
Title: Vasculitis - 2001 National Meeting ReportsCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 11/24/2001 2:59:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:10 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Treatment Update on Rheumatoid Arthritis
Title: Treatment Update on Rheumatoid ArthritisCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 1/6/2003 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: 2004 Perspectives
Title: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: 2004 PerspectivesCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 11/1/2004 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Smoking: A New Risk - Rheumatoid Arthritis
Title: Smoking: A New Risk - Rheumatoid ArthritisCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 2/9/2001 12:54:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

SLE Report - 2003 Arthritis Conference
Title: SLE Report - 2003 Arthritis ConferenceCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 10/22/2003 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 2002 Arthritis Conference Report
Title: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 2002 Arthritis Conference ReportCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 1/6/2003 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Scleroderma Elbow Tip Pains
Title: Scleroderma Elbow Tip PainsCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 4/24/2000 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Scleroderma - 2001 National Meeting Reports
Title: Scleroderma - 2001 National Meeting ReportsCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 11/24/2001 2:59:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Questions for Your Doctor
Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis: Questions for Your DoctorCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 8/6/2001 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:08 PM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 13, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Arthritis Foot Care - It's In the Shoes
Title: Arthritis Foot Care - It's In the ShoesCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 10/23/2000 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:04 PM (Source: MedicineNet Exercise and Fitness General)
Source: MedicineNet Exercise and Fitness General - June 13, 2018 Category: Podiatry Source Type: news

Osteoporosis Report - 2003 Arthritis Conference
Title: Osteoporosis Report - 2003 Arthritis ConferenceCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 10/23/2003 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:08 PM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - June 13, 2018 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Arthritis pain: Walking for 30 minutes could help slash agonising symptoms
ARTHRITIS pain treatment focuses on strengthening muscles around affected joints. Simple activities such as walking and swimming could help you achieve this and reduce agonising symptoms. Experts suggest you should try walking for this long every day to reduce your symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis symptoms: Paddy McGuiness reveals he’s suffering from the condition
ARTHRITIS symptoms include pain, swelling and redness in the affected joints. The condition affects roughly one fifth of people living in the UK. Now, Paddy McGuiness, presenter of ITV ’s Take Me Out, has revealed he’s suffering from arthritis in the shoulder. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis pain: Taking a walk for this length of time could help slash agonising symptoms
ARTHRITIS pain treatment focuses on strengthening muscles around affected joints. Simple activities such as walking and swimming could help you achieve this and reduce agonising symptoms. Experts suggest you should try walking for this long every day to reduce your symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis pain: Slash the agonising feeling by walking for this long every day
ARTHRITIS pain treatment focuses on strengthening muscles around affected joints. Simple activities such as walking and swimming could help you achieve this and reduce agonising symptoms. Experts suggest you should try walking for this long every day to reduce your symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis: How to prevent knee pain - what you should try before you move
ARTHRITIS can cause pain, stiffness and swelling to the joints. Treatment focuses on strengthening muscles around affected joints, such as the knee, elbow and hip. You could try these exercises to prevent arthritic knee pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Immune response associated with inflammation and joint damage in rheumatoid arthritis
(Uppsala University) To diagnose rheumatoid arthritis, antibodies to the amino acid citrulline are commonly measured. A new study from Uppsala University shows that a broad mix of different antibodies in the joints is the dominant factor that can be associated with severe inflammation and joint damage. These findings, published in Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, may lead to improved diagnostics. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

SetPoint Brings Bioelectronic Market to the Forefront with Study
SetPoint Medical’s open-label study support the use of the company’s bioelectronic therapy for Crohn’s Disease. The Valencia,CA-based company’s study was conducted at five European sites and included 16 patients with moderate to severe Crohn’s Disease with inadequate responses to tumor necrosis factor (TNF) antagonist drugs and other non-TNF targeted biologic agents. The data, presented in a poster session at the Digestive Disease Week meeting in Washington, D.C., showed that more than 60% of patients achieved significant reductions in their disease activity as assessed by the Crohn’s Di...
Source: MDDI - June 11, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Digital Health Implants Source Type: news

Arthritis: Prevent knee pain by doing this before you move - what to do before you move
ARTHRITIS symptoms include pain, stiffness and swelling to the joints. Treatment focuses on strengthening muscles around affected joints, such as the knee, elbow and hip. You could try these exercises to prevent arthritic knee pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis: How to prevent knee pain - do this before you move
ARTHRITIS can cause pain, stiffness and swelling to the joints. Treatment focuses on strengthening muscles around affected joints, such as the knee, elbow and hip. You could try these exercises to prevent arthritic knee pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Joint Replacement Surgery of the Hand
Title: Joint Replacement Surgery of the HandCategory: Procedures and TestsCreated: 11/16/1998 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/8/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - June 8, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Arthritis pain: Avoid this daily habit to prevent symptoms in your knee, hip and hands
ARTHRITIS pain can be debilitating with symptoms such as inflammation in and around your joints affecting how you go about your day-to-day life. Rheumatoid arthritis is one of the most common types of arthritis, which can affect the knee, hip and hands, and having a family history of the condition can be a risk factor. But there are some things you can change in your lifestyle to reduce the risk, delay onset or altogether prevent arthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

That bag of chip could be contributing to your arthritis: Gut bacteria linked to joint pain
(Natural News) Chips may seem like a good idea, but there are a growing number of reasons for you to avoid them. Recent findings published in peer-reviewed journal JCI Insight showed that the proliferation of bad gut bacteria, a common outcome of an unhealthy diet, is the likely culprit behind osteoarthritis. Scientists from the University of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis pain: Have a warm bath to ease symptoms - but how long for?
ARTHRITIS pain can be debilitating with symptoms such as inflammation and around your joints and weakness and muscle wasting affecting how you go about your day-to-day life. While painkillers are one form of recommended treatment, some health experts believe more natural remedies, such as taking a warm bath, can help. But how long should your soak last? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effect of Filgotinib With and Without Methotrexate in RA Effect of Filgotinib With and Without Methotrexate in RA
Filgotinib alone or as an addition to methotrexate may help rheumatoid arthritis patients realize improvements in patient-reported outcomes.Arthritis Research & Therapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Do arthritis treatments provide mental health benefits?
(Wiley) Drugs used to treat rheumatoid arthritis may impact mental health by improving pain and stiffness and by targeting inflammatory processes common to arthritis and depression; however, a recent review of published studies demonstrates that relying on rheumatoid arthritis therapies alone may not meaningfully improve patients' mental health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news