Space Travel Speeds Up Aging, Weakening of Bones
Title: Space Travel Speeds Up Aging, Weakening of BonesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/4/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/4/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - August 4, 2022 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Gout Flare-Ups Could Raise Heart Risk for Weeks After
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 3, 2022 -- When gout flares up, the joint pain is often excruciating. But that ' s not the only worry tied to this common inflammatory arthritic condition. A new British study warns that gout flares double the risk for heart attack or... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 3, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Heart attack: Flare-ups of common form of arthritis linked to the deadly condition - study
GOUT, a common form of inflammatory arthritis, has been linked to heart attack and stroke in a new study. Patients who experience gout flare-ups may be at increased risk, according to researchers. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ustekinumab Becomes Second Biologic Approved for PsA in Kids Ustekinumab Becomes Second Biologic Approved for PsA in Kids
The approval is based on an extrapolation of data from adult trials in active psoriatic arthritis and adult and pediatric studies in moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - August 2, 2022 Category: Dermatology Tags: Rheumatology News Alert Source Type: news

Arthritis: The food 'fantastic at reducing inflammation' - the best time of day to eat it
MORE than 10 million Brits are currently living with arthritis or other joint problems. It can cause pain and inflammation in the joints, as well as problems with movement. Although there is no cure, there are things you can do to help ease symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

STELARA ® (ustekinumab) Approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to Treat Pediatric Patients with Active Psoriatic Arthritis
HORSHAM, PENNSYLVANIA, August 1, 2022 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved STELARA® (ustekinumab) for the treatment of pediatric patients six years of age and older with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA). This rare disease that resembles adult PsA affects five to eight percent of children and adolescents with chronic inflammatory arthritis.*1-7 Two of the four indications for STELARA now include pediatric patients, further expanding its treatment profile since the first approval in 2009 for adults living with moderate...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - August 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Latest News Source Type: news

What Are Causes of Childhood Interstital Lung Disease?
Discussion Interstitial lung disease in children (chILD) is less understood than adult interstitial lung disease (ILD) and is rare. Prevalence is ~ 0.13 to 16.2 per 100,000 children under age 17 years. chILD is an general term for respiratory disorders that are heterogeneous, chronic and impair lung function. While some define diffuse parenchymal lung disease (DPLD) separately, the term ILD usually encompases DPLD. chILD has variable definitions and is “usually diagnosed if three of the following features are present: 1) respiratory symptoms (cough, rapid and/or difficult breathing, and exercise intolerance), 2) res...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - August 1, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Stelara (ustekinumab) Approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to Treat Pediatric Patients with Active Psoriatic Arthritis
As the first and only biologic targeting both cytokines interleukin (IL)-12 and IL-23, Stelara provides a new therapeutic option for children six years of age and older living with active psoriatic arthritis Active psoriatic arthritis in... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - August 1, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Medical Cannabinoids: What Clinicians in Long-Term Care Should Know
To date, older adults are consuming cannabinoids at a higher (no pun intended) rate than ever before. Chronic pain, cancer-related pain, back and neck issues, arthritis, insomnia, post-traumatic stress disorder, and anxiety are the most common conditions that lend to the use of medical cannabis — and all are common conditions among the older adult population. (Source: Caring for the Ages)
Source: Caring for the Ages - August 1, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Alexandria Hill Source Type: news

Prednisone Side Effects (Adverse Effects)
Title: Prednisone Side Effects (Adverse Effects)Category: MedicationsCreated: 5/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/29/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 29, 2022 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

TNF Inhibitor Use for RA Shows Beneficial Effect in Pregnancy TNF Inhibitor Use for RA Shows Beneficial Effect in Pregnancy
Women who treated their rheumatoid arthritis during pregnancy with a tumor necrosis factor inhibitor gave birth to infants with higher birth weights, without a higher risk of adverse outcomes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines)
Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines - July 28, 2022 Category: Nursing Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Vitamin D Supplements Won't Help Your Bones, Large Study Finds
Title: Vitamin D Supplements Won ' t Help Your Bones, Large Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/28/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/28/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 28, 2022 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A:  Is a lectin-free diet beneficial?
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: A friend of mine continues to speak highly about the health benefits of a diet where people eliminate lectins. She says it helped her lose weight and reduced her arthritis pain. What are lectins, and can a lectin-free diet cure autoimmune diseases and prevent other health problems? ANSWER: Lectins are naturally occurring proteins that are found in all foods, but they are most concentrated in certain plants. Lectins serve a protective function for plants… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 27, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

grape seed extract
Title: grape seed extractCategory: MedicationsCreated: 7/26/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/26/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 26, 2022 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

A tai chi for arthritis and fall prevention program for older adults during COVID-19 - Lee K, Galet C, Lilienthal M, Skeete D.
To minimize COVID-19 transmission, the University of Iowa suspended all in-person fall injury prevention programs in March 2020. However, falls continued to be the leading cause of injury-related mortality in Iowa; therefore, the university converted its i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news