Arthritis: Four knee exercises to relieve osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis pain
ARTHRITIS in the knee can be painful, uncomfortable and make things as simple as walking difficult. Try these four exercises to relieve knee pain and symptoms associated with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are 10 risk factors for rheumatoid arthritis?
The exact causes of rheumatoid arthritis are unclear, but researchers have identified several risk factors. These range from genetic predispositions to gum disease. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is rheumatoid arthritis?
Rheumatoid arthritis is a lifelong condition that causes pain, swelling, and inflammation in two or more joints. It can also affect the heart, lungs, and other parts of the body. It can lead to joint damage and difficulty functioning in daily life. Treatment can help manage the symptoms. Find out more. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis?
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an inflammatory disease that affects the joints and also produces symptoms throughout the body. Find out more about how to recognize RA. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Arthritis: Five ways to STOP arthritis pain and symptoms this winter
ARTHRITIS can feel worse during the cold winter months, as flare-ups can be exaggerated, increasing pain and aches around the joints. Follow these five tips to fight arthritis symptoms this winter. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ACR: Moving Forward with Novel Treatments
(MedPage Today) -- Annual meeting will provide'unparalleled opportunities'for learning, sharing, and networking (Source: MedPage Today Rheumatology)
Source: MedPage Today Rheumatology - October 19, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Journal to Withdraw Chronic Fatigue Review Amid Patient Activist Complaints Journal to Withdraw Chronic Fatigue Review Amid Patient Activist Complaints
The decision, described by the scientists involved as'disproportionate and poorly justified,'is being seen as a victory for activists in a research field plagued by uncertainty and dispute over whether CFS has physical and psychological elements.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Amgen Releases AMGEVITA for Treatment of Inflammatory Diseases in Adults
The AMGEVITA is a biosimilar designed to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriasis hidradenitis and panuveitis. The biosimilar is a citrate-free formula and will be released in twenty-eight  countries in the European Union.This story is related to the following:Biopharmaceuticals (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - October 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

Ocular Involvement in JIA: Youngest Most at Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Risk is highest in the first year after juvenile arthritis diagnosis (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - October 17, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Abuse in Childhood and Arthritis Linked (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- The more severe and frequent the abuse, the greater the risk of arthritis in adulthood (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 17, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Pilates better than conventional therapeutic exercises in decreasing pain in patients with knee osteoarthritis
(Natural News) More and more people suffer from pain because of osteoarthritis, the most common form of arthritis. Fortunately, a study published in the journal Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice revealed that there is a safe and effective way to treat osteoarthritis of the knee naturally. Researchers from the Islamic Azad University and the University... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Childhood abuse linked to increased arthritis risk in adulthood
(Wiley) In a survey-based study of 21,889 adults in Canada, severe and/or frequent physical abuse during childhood and frequent childhood exposure to intimate partner violence were linked with higher risks or arthritis during adulthood arthritis, even after controlling for a range of factors. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Rheumatoid arthritis warning - why you should never ignore this painful skin symptom
RHEUMATOID arthritis symptoms include joint pain and inflammation. But the condition, which affects about 10 million people in the UK, could also cause this painful sign on your skin - are you at risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson edges past profit estimates, lifts outlook
Johnson& Johnson reported slightly better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday and pushed its full-year forecast higher, as demand for its cancer drugs Zytiga and Imbruvica helped offset falling sales of arthritis treatment Remicade. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Takeaways From 15 Years of Biologics at ACR Takeaways From 15 Years of Biologics at ACR
Specialists will track major advances in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis over recent years and discuss implications for the future at the upcoming American College of Rheumatology meeting.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Novartis 5-year data in psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis reinforces Cosentyx ® leadership in spondyloarthritis
Novartis, a leader in immuno-dermatology and rheumatology, announced today it will be presenting five-year data from the ongoing extensions of the phase III FUTURE 1 and MEASURE 1 studies for Cosentyx® (secukinumab) in patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA)[1] and ankylosing spondylitis (AS)[2] respectively. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - October 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Novartis Business and Industry Source Type: news

Biosimilars set to benefit patients and the NHS
Today marks the European patent expiry for the biologic Adalimumab (Humira), which is prescribed in hospitals for conditions including rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease and psoriasis. (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - October 16, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Amgen Launches AMGEVITA ™ (Biosimilar Adalimumab) In Markets Across Europe
First Inflammation Biosimilar From Amgen's Portfolio to Launch in Europe THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that AMGEVITATM, a biosimilar to adalimumab, will launch in markets across Europe beginning on Oct. 16, 2018. AMGEVITA is the first adalimumab biosimilar to be approved by the European Commission (EC). AMGEVITA is authorized for the treatment of inflammatory diseases in adults, including moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis; psoriatic arthritis; severe active ankylosing spondylitis (AS); severe axial spondyloarthritis without radiographic evidenc...
Source: Amgen News Release - October 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Best supplements for joint pain - the drink ‘shots’ that could prevent arthritis pain
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to reduce some symptoms of joint pain and arthritis, which includes restricted movement and inflammation. Adding  these food supplement ‘shots’ to your daily diet could lower the risk of joint pain signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Patients Deserve to Know’: Trump Administration Wants Drug Commercials to Show Prices
TRENTON, N.J. — The federal government said Monday that it wants to force drugmakers to disclose prices for prescription medicines in their TV commercials. The drug industry’s main trade group said drug companies are only willing to disclose the prices on their websites, not in commercials, and they’ll start doing that next spring. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar unveiled a proposal that would apply to all brand-name drugs covered by the Medicare and Medicaid programs, which is most medicines. “Patients deserve to know what a given drug could cost when they’re being told about th...
Source: TIME: Health - October 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: LINDA A. JOHNSON / AP Tags: Uncategorized Healthcare onetime Source Type: news

Distinct Ultrasound Pattern Seen in Arthritis Subtype (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Palindromic rheumatism was characterized by extracapsular inflammation (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Checkpoint Inhibitors, Wearables Among Hot Topics at ACR Checkpoint Inhibitors, Wearables Among Hot Topics at ACR
Immunotherapy has opened up exciting options for cancer treatment, but it can also lead to significant complications, which specialists will assess at the American College of Rheumatology meeting.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Current and Emerging Therapies in Large-Vessel Vasculitis Current and Emerging Therapies in Large-Vessel Vasculitis
This review discusses the conventional treatments for large-vessel vasculitis as well as the potential of new biologic therapies.Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Arthritis pain - the £1 fruit that could prevent joint pain and inflammation
ARTHRITIS pain affects about 10 million people in the UK, but you could reduce your risk of arthritis symptoms by making some small diet changes. Add this cheap vegetable to your daily routine to prevent arthritis signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Treatment Failure More Common With Local Gentamicin for Acute Periprosthetic Joint Infections Treatment Failure More Common With Local Gentamicin for Acute Periprosthetic Joint Infections
Treatment-failure rates for early acute periprosthetic joint infections are higher when gentamicin-impregnated beads and/or sponges are applied during debridement, researchers from the Netherlands report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - October 15, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Acr 2018 acr 2018
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ACR 2018.Medscape Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Conference Coverage Source Type: news

New OVOMotion Shoulder Arthroplasty System by Anthrosurface Features Inlay Glenoid
Anthrosurface’s new OVOMotion system offers minimal bone removal and increased glenoid exposure via an added planar cut. Featuring an aspherical head design and improved joint access, the product is designed for patients with painful or severely disabled shoulder joints from arthritis, AVN, or traumatic events. The OVOMotion system also features more biomechanical stability than other shoulder arthroplasty systems.This story is related to the following:Surgical Implants | (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - October 15, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

Best supplements for joint pain: Three high street treatments to help ease inflammation
BEST supplements for osteoarthritis: The most common type of arthritis in the UK, osteoarthritis causes joins to swell and become stiff and painful. There ’s currently no cure but some experts recommend certain supplements as treatment. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for osteoarthritis: Three high street treatments to help ease joint pain
BEST supplements for osteoarthritis: The most common type of arthritis in the UK, osteoarthritis causes joins to swell and become stiff and painful. There ’s currently no cure but some experts recommend certain supplements as treatment. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A traditional herbal medicine may help alleviate arthritis symptoms
(Natural News) A plant from the barberry family which is commonly used in traditional herbal medicine may help alleviate some symptoms of arthritis, according to a study published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. The study was carried out by a team of researchers at the University of Sargodha in Pakistan who looked at the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis: Eat FISH to reduce rheumatoid arthritis pain and symptoms
ARTHRITIS: Adding a regular portion of fish to your diet could soothe painful symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Genes, Not Diet, May Be Key to Gout Flare-Ups
Title: Genes, Not Diet, May Be Key to Gout Flare-UpsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/11/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/12/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - October 12, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

The common St. Paul's wort is a powerful natural cure for gout
(Natural News) A recent study validates the use of the common St. Paul’s wort (Siegesbeckia orientalis) in traditional medicine as a treatment for gout and arthritis. The findings, which appear in BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, evaluated the phytochemical components of the plant – especially flavonoids and other phenolic compounds which demonstrate antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. “The... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fast, effective treatment for autoimmune rheumatic diseases
Autoimmune rheumatic diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and scleroderma are debilitating and occasionally life-threatening. An EU and industry-funded project aims to improve treatment by getting the right therapies to the right patients, fast. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - October 12, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: news

MSK knowledge hub
The Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Alliance is using the opportunity provided by Bone and Joint Week (12-18 October) to promote its MSK knowledge hub, an online collections of resources for CCGs. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - October 12, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Causes and home remedies for toe cramps
Toe cramps can have a variety of causes, including poor-fitting shoes, nerve damage, and arthritis. Learn more about the causes of toe cramps and how to treat them here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How does psoriatic arthritis affect the spine?
Psoriatic arthritis can cause stiffness and pain in the spinal joints, but early diagnosis and treatment can prevent complications. Here, learn more about how psoriatic arthritis affects the spine. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriatic Arthritis Source Type: news

No wonder it's a superfood! Black seed treats a variety of diseases from arthritis to diabetes
(Natural News) Iranian researchers conducted a thorough evaluation of various studies involving the therapeutic effects of the traditional medicinal plant Nigella sativa, commonly known as black seed or black cumin. They reported that the seeds and oil of black seed show much promise as a source of natural treatment for all kinds of diseases. An annual... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In Peripheral Spondyloarthritis, Early Biologic Needed In Peripheral Spondyloarthritis, Early Biologic Needed
New data from the CRESPA extension study show that the addition of methotrexate during biologic tapering has no significant effect on remission in peripheral spondyloarthritis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Janssen to highlight data from broad rheumatology portfolio at the 2018 annual meeting of the american college of rheumatology
(Source: Johnson and Johnson)
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 11, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Genetics Drive Gout Risk Far More Than Diet Genetics Drive Gout Risk Far More Than Diet
The high serum urate levels associated with risk for gout are far more influenced by heredity than by diet, and experts suggested that recognizing this might increase the use of urate-lowering drugs.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How does psoriatic arthritis affect the hands?
Psoriatic arthritis can cause swelling, pain, and stiffness in the finger and hand joints. In this article, we look at ways to treat and manage the symptoms of psoriatic arthritis in the hands. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriatic Arthritis Source Type: news

Wright Medical closes $435m Cartiva buy
Wright Medical (NSDQ:WMGI) said today that it closed its $435 million buyout of Cartiva and its synthetic cartilage implant for treating arthritis in the big toe. Alpharetta, Ga.-based Cartiva won pre-market approval from the FDA for the SCI implant in July 2016 (the device won CE Mark approval in the European Union back in 2002 and is also on the market in Canada, Brazil, Chile and Australia). It’s made of an organic polymer designed to mimic the function of human cartilage. Wright announced the deal in August, later floating nearly 18.3 million shares at $24.60 apiece, for ex...
Source: Mass Device - October 10, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Featured Mergers & Acquisitions Orthopedics Wall Street Beat Cartiva Extremities wrightmedical Source Type: news

Prevalence of Anxiety, Depression Up for Adults With Arthritis
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 10, 2018 -- The age-standardized prevalences of symptoms of anxiety and depression among adults with arthritis are 22.5 and 12.1 percent, which are considerably higher than those among adults without arthritis, according to research... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Arthritis: Five common myths surrounding rheumatoid and osteoarthritis dispelled
ARTHRITIS is a common condition causing pain, stiffness and inflammation of the joints. While around 10 million people in the UK suffer from either rheumatoid or osteoarthritis, there are many myths surrounding the condition which even sufferers believe to be true. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

J & amp;J blockbuster find late-stage trial success in chronic bowel disease study
Stelara was previously approved for psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis and Crohn's disease (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - October 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Periprosthetic Femoral Fractures Linked to Bisphosphonates Periprosthetic Femoral Fractures Linked to Bisphosphonates
Atypical femoral fractures (AFFs) in patients with hip or knee replacements are more similar to AFFs than to periprosthetic femoral fractures and are more likely in patients taking bisphosphonates.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news