Does Methotrexate Influence Covid-19 Infection? Does Methotrexate Influence Covid-19 Infection?
Might treatment with methotrexate help lower the risk for developing COVID-19? A new study examines the possible protective effects of this drug.Arthritis Research & Therapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Arthritis diet: The fruit juice that gives you a threefold risk of developing arthritis
RHEUMATOID arthritis is a long-term condition that causes pain, swelling and stiffness in the joints. The role diet plays in the development of rheumatoid arthritis is the subject of ongoing research. A review into the current literature found a particular fruit juice can hike your risk of the chronic condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Disparities Seen for Racial, Ethnic Minorities in Outpatient Practices
Visit rates lower for Black individuals versus Whites for 23 of 29 specialties, with marked disparities for dermatology, otolaryngology, general surgery (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - July 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Radiology, Rheumatology, Source Type: news

Arthritis diet: Three of the best drinks to avoid arthritis symptoms and joint pain
ARTHRITIS symptoms can include joint pain, inflammation and restricted movement, but making a few changes to your daily diet could lower your risk of arthritis pain. These are the three best drinks to avoid arthritis symptoms and joint pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Risk Factors ID ’ d for VTE, ASCVD in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
Risk for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease increased twofold after unprovoked VTE in rheumatoid arthritis (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Oncology, Rheumatology, Journal, Source Type: news

Risk Factors ID'd for VTE, ASCVD in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
FRIDAY, July 23, 2021 -- For patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), there are common risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE) and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD), and the risk for ASCVD is increased after unprovoked VTE,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 23, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Characteristics of IgG4-Related Disease Across Age Groups Characteristics of IgG4-Related Disease Across Age Groups
A better understanding of the clinical characteristics of IgG4- related disease in different age groups could help guide evaluation and treatment strategies.Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

What Is the Life Expectancy of Someone With Psoriatic Arthritis?
Title: What Is the Life Expectancy of Someone With Psoriatic Arthritis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/23/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/23/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 23, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

What Aggravates Ankylosing Spondylitis?
Title: What Aggravates Ankylosing Spondylitis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/22/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 22, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Vaccine Hesitancy Weighs Heavy for Some With Rheumatic Disease Vaccine Hesitancy Weighs Heavy for Some With Rheumatic Disease
ACR COVID-19 vaccine task force chair Jeffrey Curtis, MD, MPH, goes over the latest evidence about COVID-19 vaccination in patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - July 22, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

FDA Approves Intravenous Immunoglobulin for Dermatomyositis FDA Approves Intravenous Immunoglobulin for Dermatomyositis
Octagam 10% is the first treatment to have an indication specifically for dermatomyositis.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - July 21, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Reports Q2 2021 Results
New Brunswick, N.J. (July 21, 2021) – Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced results for second-quarter. “Our second-quarter results showcase Johnson & Johnson’s diversified portfolio, driven by strong sales and earnings growth across our Medical Device, Consumer Health and Pharmaceutical businesses,” said Alex Gorsky, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “I’m so proud of our 136,000 colleagues who remain focused on delivering our medicines and products to patients and consumers around the world, in addition to advancing our pipeline with new product launches and regulato...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - July 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

How Do You Describe Psoriatic Arthritis Pain
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - July 21, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Does Psoriatic Arthritis Affect Elbows
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - July 21, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

What Is the Safest Drug for Psoriatic Arthritis
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - July 21, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Arthritis diet: Three best breakfast fruit to avoid arthritis symptoms and joint pain
ARTHRITIS symptoms can include joint pain, inflammation and restricted movement, but making a few changes to your daily diet could lower your risk of arthritis pain. These are the three best breakfast fruit to avoid arthritis symptoms and joint pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CBD for Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis: What You Should Know
CBD is growing in popularity, and there are many over-the-counter skin products infused with CBD. While CBD can provide some pain relief to psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, experts say there needs to be more research. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis drug does NOT increase survival rates of patients hospitalized with severe COVID-19
An arthritis drug doesn't increase survival chances for severe COVID-19 patients, a new study suggests. The survival rate between patients who did and didn't receive the group differed by just 3%. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Are the 7 Diagnostic Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Title: What Are the 7 Diagnostic Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 20, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Can Surgery Help Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS)?
Title: Can Surgery Help Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS)?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 20, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

What Is the Best Diet for Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS)?
Title: What Is the Best Diet for Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS)?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 20, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

What Foods Make Rheumatoid Arthritis Worse?
Title: What Foods Make Rheumatoid Arthritis Worse?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 20, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Does Rheumatoid Arthritis Qualify for Long-Term Disability?
Title: Does Rheumatoid Arthritis Qualify for Long-Term Disability?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 20, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Is Crohn's Disease Related to Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Title: Is Crohn's Disease Related to Rheumatoid Arthritis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 20, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Arthritis Rate ID'd After Posterior Shoulder Stabilization
MONDAY, July 19, 2021 -- Among active-duty service members with posterior shoulder instability requiring surgical fixation, 12.7 percent develop glenohumeral arthritis, according to a study presented at the combined annual meeting of the American... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AbbVie, Lilly Face Fresh Delays in FDA Approval for Expanded Use of Arthritis Drugs AbbVie, Lilly Face Fresh Delays in FDA Approval for Expanded Use of Arthritis Drugs
AbbVie and Lilly are facing fresh delays in the approval of their respective rheumatoid arthritis drugs for treating the chronic skin disease eczema as the US health regulator assesses the new class of treatment over safety concerns.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

What Is the Life Expectancy of Psoriatic Arthritis
What Is the Life Expectancy of Someone with Psoriatic Arthritis? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - July 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Diet for gout: What foods should you avoid if you have gout?
GOUT is a type of arthritis that can cause sudden and severe instances of joint pain. So what foods should you avoid eating if you have gout? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Three New Drugs Implicated in ANCA-Associated Vasculitis Three New Drugs Implicated in ANCA-Associated Vasculitis
Mirabegron, sofosbuvir, and nintedanib join a list of 12 other drugs that have been linked to an overreporting of drug-associated ANCA vasculitis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - July 16, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Rheumatologists' Industry Payments Rise; Small Minority Gets Most Rheumatologists' Industry Payments Rise; Small Minority Gets Most
A small percentage of US rheumatologists receive the majority of payments from industry.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines - July 16, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Arthritis symptoms: Four signs of arthritis that do not involve your joints - lesser-known
ARTHRITIS is typically characterised by joint pain, stiffness and swelling, but the symptoms do not stop there. According to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence , there are four non-joint symptoms associated with rheumatoid arthritis, a common type of inflammatory arthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Foods Cause Joint Pain?
Title: What Foods Cause Joint Pain?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/16/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/16/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 16, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

New ACR Guidelines Give Advice on Six Forms of Vasculitis New ACR Guidelines Give Advice on Six Forms of Vasculitis
Nearly all recommendations made for giant cell arteritis, Takayasu arteritis, polyarteritis nodosa, and three forms of ANCA-associated vasculitis are conditional rather than strong.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - July 16, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Arthritis diet: Three fruits to avoid or risk triggering painful joint symptoms
ARTHRITIS is a general term for a range of conditions affecting the joints. According to the health body Physicians Committee, certain fruits can be "pain triggers" for arthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC advisers to consider additional coronavirus dose for immunocompromised patients
An advisory panel next week plans to focus on the 2 to 4 percent of U.S. adults who have suppressed immunity, a population that includes organ transplant recipients, people on cancer treatments and those living with rheumatologic conditions, HIV and leukemia. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - July 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lena H. Sun Source Type: news

What Triggers Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS)?
Title: What Triggers Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS)?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/14/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/14/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 14, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Arthritis diet: The 60p spice to avoid arthritis symptoms and joint pain
ARTHRITIS symptoms can include joint pain, inflammation and restricted movement, but you could lower your risk of arthritis pain by simply making a few changes to your daily diet. One of the easiest ways to avoid symptoms is to add more turmeric spice to your food plan. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Are the Five Types of Psoriatic Arthritis?
Title: What Are the Five Types of Psoriatic Arthritis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/13/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 13, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Does Rheumatoid Arthritis Cause IBD?
Title: Does Rheumatoid Arthritis Cause IBD?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/13/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 13, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

How Is Psoriatic Arthritis Diagnosed?
Title: How Is Psoriatic Arthritis Diagnosed?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/12/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/12/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - July 12, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Arthritis: How the condition develops and affects daily life
ARTHRITIS refers to joint pain and disease; there are more than 100 types of arthritis, affecting people of all ages. Common symptoms include swollen joints, pain, stiffness and decreased range of motion. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis: Progressive symptoms of the joint condition and how to manage them
ARTHRITIS refers to joint pain and disease; there are more than 100 types of arthritis, affecting people of all ages. Common symptoms include swollen joints, pain, stiffness and decreased range of motion. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

SLE Neuropsych Event Etiology Helps Define Predictors, Outcomes SLE Neuropsych Event Etiology Helps Define Predictors, Outcomes
Male sex, active systemic lupus erythematosus, and corticosteroid use were among the factors positively associated with neuropsychiatric events in patients with SLE.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - July 10, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

STELARA ® (ustekinumab) Demonstrated Sustained Symptomatic and Corticosteroid-Free Remission Rates in Adults with Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis at Nearly Three Years in Long-Term Extension of Phase 3 Trial
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, July 9, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced new three-year data from the long-term extension (LTE) of the STELARA® (ustekinumab) Phase 3 UNIFI study. The data demonstrated the majority (55.2 percent) of adult patients with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis (UC) who initially responded to treatment with STELARA sustained symptomatic remissiona rates at nearly three years (week 152).1 Furthermore, a majority (96.4 percent) of the patients in symptomatic remissiona at week 152 were corticosteroid-free. These data are being pr...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - July 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

AxSpA Evolution Tracked in First-Degree Relatives of Patients AxSpA Evolution Tracked in First-Degree Relatives of Patients
Progression to axial SpA was more likely in first-degree relatives of HLA-B27-positive patients who also were HLA-B27 positive, compared to those who were negative.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

ACR/Vasculitis Foundation release three new guidelines for treatment of vasculitis
(American College of Rheumatology) The American College of Rheumatology (ACR), in partnership with the Vasculitis Foundation (VF), released three new guidelines for the treatment and management of systemic vasculitis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Tips for Managing Psoriatic Arthritis
Medical treatment for your psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is essential for managing symptoms and protecting your joints. Add these daily practices to help with joint health and keep flare-ups at bay. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis symptoms: Four strategies to ease painful rheumatoid flares
RHEUMATOID arthritis is the result of an overactive immune system that not only attacks pathogens, such as viruses, but attempts to harm your own body. In this case, the synovial lining found around your joints is the target. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Usual presence and intensity of pain are differentially associated with suicidality across chronic pain conditions: a population-based study - Grocott B, Sommer JL, El-Gabalawy R.
This study examined the prevalence of suicidality and associations with pain characteristics (i.e., presence of usual pain/discomfort, pain intensity) among those with chronic pain conditions (i.e., arthritis, migraine, back pain). METH... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Arthritis warning: The popular breakfast drink that may ‘irritate the tissue around joints
ARTHRITIS refers to a range of conditions characterised by joint pain, stiffness and swelling. According to health body Avera, you should possibly avoid dairy products if you have an inflammatory form of arthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news