Arthritis pain: Relieve symptoms of condition with this 27p a day supplement
ARTHRITIS pain can be debilitating with symptoms such as joint pain and inflammation in and around the joints. But experts says the answer to relieving discomfort is in a supplement containing a popular Indian spice. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Rheumatoid arthritis and back pain
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can affect the joints in the spine, including the cervical and lumbar vertebrae. This can cause pain and stiffness in the back. In this article, we look at how people can relieve pain associated with RA in the back. We also explore the causes and symptoms of RA back pain. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

High Urate Does Predict Gout Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Swedish study finds strong connection (Source: MedPage Today Rheumatology)
Source: MedPage Today Rheumatology - August 31, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Arthritis warning: The best exercise plan to relieve joint pain - This Morning Dr Ellis
ARTHRITIS pain could be relieved by making some small diet or lifestyle changes. Doing regular exercise is a great way to lower your risk of joint pain, and you could prevent osteoarthritis symptoms from coming back by doing this amount of exercise, according to This Morning ’s Dr Benjamin Ellis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How does rheumatoid arthritis cause anemia?
Many people with rheumatoid arthritis go on to develop anemia at the same time. This could be due to certain rheumatoid arthritis medications or to changes in the body that affect the production of red blood cells. Learn about the link between rheumatoid arthritis and anemia and the available treatment options here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Cedars-Sinai, Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic: Post Medical School Gap Year Research Internship
A world leader in the diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic and sports medicine injuries and illnesses, Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, an affiliate of Cedars-Sinai Health System, specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of the spine, shoulder, elbow, knee, hand, and foot, as well as orthopedic trauma, arthritis, and work-related injuries. We are excited to offer a paid reserach internship opportunity with Neal S. ElAttrache, MD, sports medicine surgeon and a member of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic Board of Directors, Fellowship Director for the Sports Medicine Fellowship Program, the oldest and largest sports...
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - August 30, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Sports Medicine Articles Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to manage morning stiffness with rheumatoid arthritis
A high percentage of people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) experience stiff joints in the morning. People can relieve this morning stiffness by planning ahead and developing a morning routine to help deal with their symptoms. Learn about ways to manage and prevent morning stiffness here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Linked With Higher Gout Risk Obstructive Sleep Apnea Linked With Higher Gout Risk
Patients with obstructive sleep apnea may be at increased risk for gout, a cohort study found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Best exercises for rheumatoid arthritis pain
People with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can benefit greatly from developing a daily exercise routine. Certain exercises can reduce RA pain, improve joint stiffness, and increase range of motion. In this article, we discuss the best types of exercise for RA, along with general exercise tips, and which exercises to avoid. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Title: Ehlers-Danlos SyndromeCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/30/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - August 30, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

LBW and Preterm Birth Associated With the Burden of Hip OA LBW and Preterm Birth Associated With the Burden of Hip OA
Low birth weight and preterm born babies may be more likely to develop hip osteoarthritis in adulthood.Arthritis Research & Therapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Obstructive sleep apnea linked with higher risk of gout
(Wiley) New research reveals that people with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) have a higher risk of developing gout, even beyond the first years after being diagnosed with the sleep disorder. The findings are published in Arthritis& Rheumatology, an official journal of the American College of Rheumatology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 30, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the link between rheumatoid arthritis and fevers?
Fever is a common and often overlooked symptom of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The exact cause is not known, but inflammation and immune responses may be responsible for RA fevers. In this article, we take a close look at RA fevers, including their causes, symptoms, and treatment. We also discuss when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Arthritis pain: Add this food to your diet to reduce joint inflammation and other symptoms
ARTHRITIS can cause pain, swelling and stiffness in a person ’s joints, making going about simple daily tasks very difficult. While painkillers can help ease painful symptoms, a more natural remedy can be found in your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

3D CT navigation technique may improve tumor surgery
Researchers from Canada have developed a new technique that uses real-time...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: New 3D CT technique tops x-ray for diagnosing arthritis Augmented reality guides orthopedic surgery SIR: Holography platform boosts reader confidence for aneurysms How augmented reality can transform medical imaging UCSF radiologist develops augmented reality software (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 29, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Research study sheds new light on relationship between genes and bone fracture risk
(Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research) A paper titled 'Assessment of the genetic and clinical determinants of fracture risk: genome wide association and mendelian randomization study' appeared today in the British Medical Journal. The study provides evidence against a causal effect of several proposed clinical risk factors for fractures, including diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, vitamin D, as well as others. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Chinese ethnomedicine found to effectively alleviate rheumatoid arthritis symptoms with no side effects
(Natural News) Diu Le Bang is the traditional Chinese name for a folk medicine derived from the Claoxylon indicum plant. This ethnomedicine was recently reported to possess great potential as a safe and effective way to treat the painful symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis inflicts painful deformation upon the joints of its victims. It... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

September 2018
Breathe Easier : Dealing with Bad Air Quality Smelling Sickness : Body Odor May Be Sign of Disease Weight Loss Helps Knee Arthritis Prevent Lead Exposure Volunteers Needed for Kidney Disease Study Safe Disposal of Prescription Drugs (Source: NIH News in Health)
Source: NIH News in Health - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Anti-inflammatory meal plan: 26 recipes to try
For people with chronic inflammatory conditions, diet can have a powerful effect. Certain foods can help to reduce joint pain, stiffness, and other symptoms. These include omega-3s, antioxidants, and probiotics. In this article, we provide 26 anti-inflammatory recipes you can use in a healthful, nutritious meal plan. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about rheumatoid lung disease
Rheumatoid lung disease happens when rheumatoid arthritis (RA) affects a person's lungs. Lung issues arise in around 10 percent of people with RA, including interstitial lung disease or lung nodules. In this article, we give an overview of rheumatoid lung disease, including symptoms, treatments, and life expectancy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Tips for dealing with rheumatoid arthritis flare-ups
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) flares come and go in waves. When an RA flare occurs, people can use a range of methods, including medications and lifestyle changes, to help manage the symptoms of inflammation. Symptoms include joint pain and stiffness. In this article, we look at effective ways of dealing with RA flares. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Wright Medical slides after pricing offering to back Cartiva buyout
Wright Medical (NSDQ:WMGI) shares traded down this morning after it priced an offering it plans to use to fund the $435 million buyout of Cartiva. Wright said it plans to finance the Cartiva purchase, announced yesterday morning, with an equity offering. Alpharetta, Ga.-based Cartiva makes a synthetic cartilage implant for treating arthritis in the big toe. Yesterday afternoon Wright said it plans to float nearly 18.3 million shares at $24.60 apiece, for expected net proceeds of $423 million. Underwritten by J.P. Morgan, the offering is slated to close August 30, Memphis-based Wright said. WMGI shares c...
Source: Mass Device - August 28, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Funding Roundup Mergers & Acquisitions Orthopedics Wall Street Beat Cartiva Extremities wrightmedical Source Type: news

Arthritis: Seven food myths which wrongly claim to affect the painful condition
ARTHRITIS causes great pain and discomfort to the affected joints, but can be improved by eating the right foods. However, there are many myths surrounding what you should eat to help ease pain and inflammation. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dupuytren's Contracture
Title: Dupuytren's ContractureCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/12/2000 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/28/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - August 28, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

126 patient and provider groups to CMS: Proposed E/M service cuts will hurt sickest patients
(American College of Rheumatology) A broad coalition of 126 patient and provider groups -- led by leading national organizations including the American College of Rheumatology -- today sent a letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) urging the agency not to move forward with a proposal that would significantly reduce Medicare reimbursements for evaluation and management (E/M) services provided by specialist. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Wright Medical Dishes out $435M for Cartiva
Wright Medical Group said it has reached an agreement to acquire Alpharetta, GA-based Cartiva for $435 million and the deal is expected to close in 4Q18. Cartiva is known for its Synthetic Cartilage Implant (SCI) and won FDA approval for the product in 2016. SCI treats arthritis at the base of the great toe is composed of a biocompatible, durable, low-friction organic polymer that functions similarly to natural cartilage and can be implanted in about 35 minutes. Unlike fusion, Cartiva reduces joint pain without sacrificing the foot’s natural movement and retains mobility and range of motion. Due to a less...
Source: MDDI - August 27, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Business Orthopedics Source Type: news

Wright Medical puts up $435m for Cartiva
Wright Medical (NSDQ:WMGI) said today that it agreed to pay $435 million in cash to acquire Cartiva and its synthetic cartilage implant for treating arthritis in the big toe and raised its sales outlook for the rest of the year. 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 forecast a $35 million top-line contribution from ...
Source: Mass Device - August 27, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Mergers & Acquisitions Orthopedics Wall Street Beat Cartiva Extremities wrightmedical Source Type: news

Rheumatoid arthritis: Four foods to avoid to prevent inflammation and joint pain
RHEUMATOID arthritis can cause a lot of pain and discomfort, especially during a flare-up. If you suffer from the condition, you should remove these four foods from your diet in order to improve symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical Cannabis for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia Medical Cannabis for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia
Might medical cannabis treatment help relieve chronic pain in fibromyalgia?Journal of Clinical Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Are B Cells a New Target in Dermatomyositis?
(MedPage Today) -- First successful case report of belimumab treatment (Source: MedPage Today Rheumatology)
Source: MedPage Today Rheumatology - August 27, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Stem cell cure hope for Crohn’s disease
THOUSANDS of patients with untreatable Crohn ’s disease could now be cured with an infusion of their own stem cells, experts believe. And they say the pioneering technique, which has had success in preliminary trials, could be applied to other devastating immune disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rheumatoid arthritis: Five foods you should eat to fight flare-ups
RHEUMATOID arthritis causes pain, swelling and stiffness in the joints, but there are certain foods you can eat to help ease the inflammation. The Arthritis Foundation lists five of them. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

TNFi Not Linked to Increased Cancer Recurrence in RA Patients
FRIDAY, Aug. 24, 2018 -- For patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), treatment with tumor necrosis factor inhibitors (TNFi) is not associated with increased risk for cancer recurrence, according to a study published online Aug. 14 in the Annals of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 24, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ask Well: Do Collagen Supplements Help Skin, Hair, Nails and Joints?
Any benefits from collagen supplements appear to be limited. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: ALICE CALLAHAN Tags: Skin Diet and Nutrition Hair Dietary Supplements and Herbal Remedies Arthritis Labeling and Labels (Product) Joints (Body Part) Osteoarthritis Source Type: news

Arthritis in adults, socioeconomic factors, and the moderating role of childhood maltreatment: cross-sectional data from the National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions - Brennan-Olsen SL, Taillieu TL, Turner S, Bolton J, Quirk SE, G ómez F, Duckham RL, Hosking SM, Duque G, Green D, Afifi TO.
These data present associations between socioeconomic status (SES), different types of childhood maltreatment (CM) history and family dysfunction, and arthritis in men and women across a wide age range. Arthritis was less likely among those with higher SES... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

MSU scientists closer to solving arthritic condition in teens
(Michigan State University) A new Michigan State University study has found that a malfunctioning gene associated with a common arthritic disease that often starts in teenagers is now directly linked to the loss of vital immune cells that may prevent it. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Researchers stop cell suicide that worsens sepsis, arthritis
(Case Western Reserve University) Researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have discovered a way to stop immune cell death associated with multiple diseases, including sepsis, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and arthritis.The findings, published in Science Immunology, identify a chemical that potently inhibits inflammatory cell death. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Joint Pain Predicts OA in Younger Adults (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Modifiable arthritis risk factors could be targeted early (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - August 23, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

High-Intensity Interval Walk Training in Older RA Patients High-Intensity Interval Walk Training in Older RA Patients
Find out how a walking-based high-intensity interval training intervention can help improve the health and immune function of patients with rheumatoid arthritis.Arthritis Research & Therapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Arthritis pain - the shocking amount of exercise you should do to avoid joint pain
ARTHRITIS pain could be reduced by making some diet or exercise changes. You can relieve symptoms of joint pain or inflammation by keeping active, but how long should you be active to prevent signs of the joint condition? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists develop potential alternative treatment for arthritis
(Natural News) A recently released herbal medicine could offer a means of treating arthritis without resorting to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). In a Korean animal study, the herbal complex ChondroT was shown to alleviate the crippling effects of osteoarthritis on rats. As more and more people enter old age, osteoarthritis is becoming a serious problem.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biallelic RIPK1 mutations in humans cause severe immunodeficiency, arthritis, and intestinal inflammation
We report four patients from three unrelated families with complete RIPK1 deficiency caused by rare homozygous mutations. The patients suffered from recurrent infections, early-onset inflammatory bowel disease, and progressive polyarthritis. They had immunodeficiency with lymphopenia and altered production of various cytokines revealed by whole-blood assays. In vitro, RIPK1-deficient cells showed impaired mitogen-activated protein kinase activation and cytokine secretion and were prone to necroptosis. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation reversed cytokine production defects and resolved clinical symptoms in one patient....
Source: ScienceNOW - August 23, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Cuchet-Lourenco, D., Eletto, D., Wu, C., Plagnol, V., Papapietro, O., Curtis, J., Ceron-Gutierrez, L., Bacon, C. M., Hackett, S., Alsaleem, B., Maes, M., Gaspar, M., Alisaac, A., Goss, E., AlIdrissi, E., Siegmund, D., Wajant, H., Kumararatne, D., AlZahran Tags: Medicine, Diseases reports Source Type: news

The best sleep position to avoid back pain and snoring - the best way to snooze revealed
SLEEP position can affect back pain, arthritis joint pain, or can improve signs of snoring. But, which is the best sleeping position to get you the best quality night ’s rest? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis Linked with Preterm Delivery
(MedPage Today) -- Active disease and corticosteroid exposure implicated (Source: MedPage Today OB/GYN)
Source: MedPage Today OB/GYN - August 22, 2018 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Study results may benefit patients with knee osteoarthritis and meniscal tears
(Wiley) In an Arthritis& Rheumatology study of 221 patients with knee osteoarthritis and meniscal tears, increases in inflammation of the synovial membrane (synovitis) -- whether persistently extensive or intermittent -- were linked with cartilage damage over time. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Pain, insomnia, and depression often drive osteoarthritis patients to seek medical care
(Wiley) Pain was the main driver of seeking medical care in an Arthritis Care& Research study of patients with osteoarthritis. In addition to pain, insomnia and depression increased health care use. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting press registration open
(American College of Rheumatology) The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and the Association for Rheumatology Health Professionals (ARHP) welcome members of the press to write about research presented at the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting by attending sessions on-site or covering them remotely. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Arthritis: How do you identify if you have a neck problem?
ARTHRITIS can affect all joints in the human body, including those in the neck, but what are the symptoms you should look out for to identify neck problems? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Side Effects of Biologics for Rheumatic Dz May Up Anxiety
TUESDAY, Aug. 21, 2018 -- Potential side effects of biological agents may increase anxiety in patients with rheumatic disease, according to research published in the June issue of the International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases. Yavuz Pehlivan,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cognitive Disability Most Prevalent Type in Young Adults
Disability - specific disparities prevalent in access to health care, especially for young, middle - aged adults (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - August 20, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Orthopedics, Psychiatry, Rheumatology, Journal, Source Type: news