Physical and psychological factors affecting falls in older patients with arthritis - Byun M, Kim J, Kim M.
As the population ages, falls are becoming one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality. Joint disease (either osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis) is a well-known predictor of falls, and these medical conditions increase in accordance with the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Navidea raises $7.6M, regains listing compliance
Radiopharmaceutical developer Navidea Biopharmaceuticals announced that it...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Navidea claims victories in legal case with former CEO Navidea signs immunotherapy deal with IMV Navidea highlights rheumatoid arthritis results Navidea teams up with UAB to win NIH grant Navidea posts Q2 revenue decreases (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 17, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Germany funds portable ultrasound app research
Researchers from Germany have received funding from the country's ministry...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: SonoSim debuts AI-guided ultrasound training for nurses Ultrasound can benefit daily rheumatology practice AI helps characterize breast masses on ultrasound Ultrasound followed by CT effective for appendicitis 2 ultrasound features predict cancer recurrence risk (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 17, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Paddy McGuinness health: The painful condition Top Gear presenter was diagnosed with at 44
PADDY MCGUINNESS always appears the picture of health on television, most recently appearing on BBC's Top Gear. But just two years ago, the star was diagnosed with a common but often debilitating condition - arthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ultrasound Imaging Endpoints Fail to Provide Benefit in Patients With Early Rheumatoid Arthritis
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - February 15, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Trends and Innovations Source Type: news

Telemarketer Access to Medicare Information to Be Investigated
Audit comes in response to surge of telemarketing scams targeting Medicare recipients (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - February 15, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumatol Source Type: news

FDA Approves Three Drugs for Nonprescription Use Through Rx-to-OTC Switch Process
February 14, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved three drugs for nonprescription, or over-the-counter (OTC), use through a process called a prescription (Rx)-to-OTC switch. The FDA approved Voltaren Arthritis Pain... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Rheumatoid Arthritis vs. Arthritis
Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis vs. ArthritisCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 2/14/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/14/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - February 14, 2020 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Debates in Gout Management Debates in Gout Management
This review provides an update on the most current research that may impact gout management.Current Opinion in Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery and the Incidence of Rheumatoid Arthritis Bariatric Surgery and the Incidence of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Are patients who have undergone bariatric surgery at a higher risk for developing rheumatoid arthritis? A new study examines the possible association.Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

tramadol (Ultram)
Title: tramadol (Ultram)Category: MedicationsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/12/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - February 12, 2020 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Children with arthritis 'facing delays to diagnosis'
About 15,000 children in the UK have arthritis, but many face delays in diagnosis, says a charity. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tramadol Linked to Increased Hip Fracture Risk in Older Adults Tramadol Linked to Increased Hip Fracture Risk in Older Adults
An increased risk of falls is speculated as a possible factor in the fracture risk.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines - February 11, 2020 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Ultrasound can benefit daily rheumatology practice
Ultrasound may benefit daily rheumatology practice, according to a study published...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Medical societies join ACR to oppose policy limiting access to in-office treatments
(American College of Rheumatology) Providers are concerned the mandate adds an additional layer of red tape that will delay patient care, reduce the ability of providers to ensure therapies have been properly handled and safely stored, inflate patient out-of-pocket costs, and result in an increase of drug waste. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Best supplements for arthritis: The spice extract shown to alleviate joint pain
BEST supplements for arthritis: In the UK, more than 10 million people have arthritis or other, similar conditions that affect the joints. While the condition cannot be cured, evidence suggests small dietary tweaks can alleviate the pain associated, including consuming a popular spice (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could a matchbox-sized electrical implant end the misery of diabetes, asthma AND arthritis? 
Kelly Owens, 30, volunteered in 2017 to be a guinea pig in a trial of a revolutionary technique that could offer a new treatment for dozens of diseases, including arthritis and asthma. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Complimentary press registration available for ACR's 2020 State of the Art Clinical Symposium
(American College of Rheumatology) The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) welcomes members of the press to write about rheumatology research presented at the State-of-the-Art Clinical Symposium (SOTA) in New Orleans on March 27-29. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Arthritis treatment: A controversial treatment promoted by a certain royal could help
ARTHRITIS is a global problems and in the UK, there are more than 10 million suffering with the condition. The condition can be very painful in muscles and joints with many people having their symptoms greatly affect their day-to-day lives. A new treatment which has been favoured by a certain member of the royal family claims to help ease symptoms of the condition. What is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis: Is the painful joint condition linked to bunions? Expert reveals possible link
Arthritis is a condition which affects the joints. More than 10 million people in the UK suffer from the condition's potentially crippling symptoms, but it tends to affect more women than men, like another condition, bunions. Is there a link between the two? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Would YOU pay £8,000 for Princess Pushy's stem cell arthritis treatment?
Princess Michael of Kent, the wife of the Queen's cousin Prince Michael, recently appeared in a slick promotional video for a clinic in the Bahamas that offers controversial joint therapy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Depression: a common comorbidity in women with rheumatoid arthritis-results from an Austrian cross-sectional study - Sautner J, Puchner R, Alkin A, Pieringer H.
OBJECTIVES: Previous research showed that depression is common in rheumatoid arthritis (RA). However, the prevalence very much depends on different assessment tools and sociocultural differences, respectively. The main study aim and research question was t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Does the bacterium that causes Lyme disease also hold the key to treating Lyme arthritis?
(Natural News) Lyme disease is one of the most common vector-borne diseases in the US. The CDC reports that around 30,000 Americans get infected by Lyme every year. However, other data gathering methods suggest that this number can rise to 300,000 cases each year. Because of the rising number of Lyme disease cases, scientists have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Public Notification: RMFLEX contains hidden drug ingredient
The Food and Drug Administration is advising consumers not to purchase or use RMFLEX, a product promoted and sold for joint pain and arthritis on various websites, including ebay.com, and possibly in some retail stores. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - February 6, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Best supplements for arthritis: Taking this sunshine supplement could help with the pain
BEST supplements for arthritis: Arthritis means joint inflammation and it is sometimes extremely painful for a person especially in their joints. Supplements have been used for a myriad of health problems and taking this particular supplement could help a person's arthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lab Discovery Offers Promise for Treating Multiple Sclerosis
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 5, 2020 -- A new discovery could lead to better treatments for multiple sclerosis (MS) and other autoimmune diseases, such as psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis, researchers report. MS occurs when immune cells get into the central... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

High-Res CT Has Key Role Detecting Lung Disease in Systemic Sclerosis High-Res CT Has Key Role Detecting Lung Disease in Systemic Sclerosis
The first evidence-based consensus statements for systemic sclerosis-associated interstitial lung disease (SSc-ILD) recommend use of high-resolution computed tomography (CT) for screening and diagnosis, and offer guidance on when to initiate or escalate emerging treatment options.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - February 4, 2020 Category: Radiology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Arthritis pain: 50-year-old woman found relief for her joints after taking this supplement
Arthritis can be a crippling condition, negatively affecting everyday life. Swelling, pain and inflammation can make the simplest task an eye-wincing endeavour. Relief from the distressing condition can't come soon enough and, fortunately, Express.co.uk covers a couple of remedies that have worked for other people. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lumbar Lordosis: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and Cure
Title: Lumbar Lordosis: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and CureCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 2/3/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/3/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - February 3, 2020 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Lumbar Lordosis
Title: Lumbar LordosisCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 2/3/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/3/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - February 3, 2020 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Calprotectin for Discrimination of Septic Arthritis Calprotectin for Discrimination of Septic Arthritis
Synovial fluid calprotectin could be a helpful biomarker for differentiating septic arthritis from other inflammatory joint diseases.Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - January 31, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Mood Disorders Common With Rheumatoid Arthritis
FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2020 -- Depression and anxiety are common in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), according to a study published online Jan. 6 in the International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases. Wanruchada Katchamart, M.D., from Mahidol... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 31, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Adult health burden and costs in California during 2013 associated with prior adverse childhood experiences - Miller TR, Waehrer GM, Oh DL, Purewal Boparai S, Ohlsson Walker S, Silv ério Marques S, Burke Harris N.
OBJECTIVES: To estimate the adult health burden and costs in California during 2013 associated with adults' prior Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). METHODS: We analyzed five ACEs-linked conditions (asthma, arthritis, COPD, depression, and cardi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Arthritis: Five of the worst foods that increase inflammation in the body
ARTHRITIS is a term often used to mean any disorder that affects joints. The symptoms of the condition include joint pain and stiffness. Eating certain foods could make symptoms of arthritis worse. These are the five foods to avoid if battling with the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Abatacept More Effective in bDMARD-Naive Patients With RA Abatacept More Effective in bDMARD-Naive Patients With RA
Data from the Swedish Rheumatology Quality register for all patients treated with abatacept for RA showed best results for those with no prior bDMARD exposure, those with less active disease, and males.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

In Rheumatology, Biosimilars Are Flatlining. Why? In Rheumatology, Biosimilars Are Flatlining. Why?
The United States hasn't yet been able to reap the cost savings seen in Europe -- for a host of reasons.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Increased Risk of Inflammatory Arthritis With Hidradenitis Suppurativa Increased Risk of Inflammatory Arthritis With Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) face an increased risk of developing inflammatory arthritis, according to findings from a claims database.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Image of the Day: Reversing Arthritis
A combination of two drugs appears to restore cartilage in rats. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - January 28, 2020 Category: Science Tags: Image of the Day Source Type: news

Hyaluronic Acid and Platelet-Rich Plasma for Scleroderma Hyaluronic Acid and Platelet-Rich Plasma for Scleroderma
Scleroderma patients treated with filler injections of hyaluronic acid and platelet-rich plasma realized improvements in skin atrophy and quality of life.Arthritis Research & Therapy (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - January 28, 2020 Category: Pathology Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Health Tip: What to Know About Turmeric
-- Turmeric has been used across the globe for many health conditions, such as pain, fatigue, breathing issues and rheumatism, says the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health. It mentions this information about turmeric: Long-term... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 27, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Researchers Find Strong Association Between Males in Coal Mining Communities and Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - January 25, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Perspective Source Type: news

Reasons for Methotrexate Non-Adherence in Patients With RA Reasons for Methotrexate Non-Adherence in Patients With RA
Why might certain rheumatoid arthritis patients choose not to adhere to methotrexate therapy? Could certain factors predict non-adherence?Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Best supplements for arthritis: Three ‘natural’ supplements proven to ease joint pain
BEST supplements for arthritis: Arthritis is a common joint condition in the UK, with more than 10 million people living with it. While the condition cannot be prevented, making simple dietary tweaks may help to ease the symptoms associated with the condition. If you are looking for natural remedies, evidence suggests certain supplements may alleviate symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis: Do this simple exercise for just an hour a week to alleviate joint pain
ARTHRITIS is a common joint condition in the UK, with more than 10 million people living with it. While the condition cannot be cured, research suggests doing a simple exercise for just an hour a week can help to alleviate symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ideal Clinical Pathway Improves Pregnancy Outcomes in RA Ideal Clinical Pathway Improves Pregnancy Outcomes in RA
Women with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who adhere to an ideal clinical pathway have similar pregnancy outcomes as women in the general population, new findings show.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - January 22, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Oral Health in Children With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Oral Health in Children With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
This review assessed potential differences in oral health and oral health-related quality of life among children and adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and healthy peers.BMC Oral Health (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dental & Oral Health Journal Article Source Type: news

The Burden of Metabolic Syndrome on Osteoarthritic Joints The Burden of Metabolic Syndrome on Osteoarthritic Joints
Might the metabolic syndrome play a role in the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis?Arthritis Research & Therapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Drug combo reverses arthritis in rats
(Salk Institute) Salk researchers have discovered that a powerful combination of 2 experimental drugs reverses the cellular and molecular signs of osteoarthritis in rats as well as in isolated human cartilage cells. Their results were published in the journal Protein& Cell on Jan. 16, 2020. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Twenty brilliant tricks guaranteed to take years off heart and bones 
A team of experts have revealed their tips to transform your health concerns and how to tackle arthritis, bone and heart health. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dozens of non-oncology drugs can kill cancer cells
Drugs for diabetes, inflammation, alcoholism - and even for treating arthritis in dogs - can also kill cancer cells in the lab, according to a study by scientists at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. The researchers systematically analyzed thousands of already developed drug compounds and found nearly 50 that have previously unrecognized anti-cancer activity. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - January 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news