Rheumatoid Arthritis : Health & Medical

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Ankle Replacements Take a Step Forward

Ankle Replacements Take a Step Forward

A unique prosthetic is helping total ankle replacement become an encouraging choice for patients.......[Read More]
Beyond Arthritis: Hip and Knee Replacements for Women

Beyond Arthritis: Hip and Knee Replacements for Women

With the baby boom generation hitting their 60s -- the age at which joints start to hurt and ultimately give out -- more and more women are seeking knee and hip replacements to maintain their active lifestyle.......[Read More]
Dealing With Arthritis? Learn the Types and Symptoms

Dealing With Arthritis? Learn the Types and Symptoms

There are varying types of arthritis, and your arthritis symptoms will depend upon the type. Any form can affect several different parts of the body, and there are often several factors behind the cause. Here is a brief overview of several types and their associated symptoms.......[Read More]
Statin Therapy in Patients Treated With Tofacitinib

Statin Therapy in Patients Treated With Tofacitinib

Statins counter the adverse effects on lipid profiles associated with tofacitinib therapy and may improve RA to boot.......[Read More]
What Is an Autologous Blood Donation?

What Is an Autologous Blood Donation?

Many arthritis patients are advised to do an autologous blood donation prior to joint replacement surgery. What is an autologous blood donation?......[Read More]
Osteoarthritis Is Most Common in Adults Over 65

Osteoarthritis Is Most Common in Adults Over 65

Osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis. Osteoarthritis is the type everyone thinks of when they hear the term "arthritis".......[Read More]
High Uric Acid Foods to Avoid If You Have Gout

High Uric Acid Foods to Avoid If You Have Gout

Want to know the high uric acid foods to avoid if you have gout, and want to prevent future attacks? Here, you'll discover a list of foods to avoid, plus, a list of low uric acid foods you can eat as a gout sufferer.......[Read More]
Natural Relief for Gout Pain 101

Natural Relief for Gout Pain 101

Looking for natural relief for your gout? Here, you'll discover some simple natural gout remedies and why more and more sufferers are using these remedies to relieve their gout.......[Read More]
Combat Pseudo Gout With Homeopathic Treatment

Combat Pseudo Gout With Homeopathic Treatment

Pseudo gout is a medical condition which is often mistaken for the condition to be as gout. The symptoms are very similar to each other and that is the reason why it is termed as pseudo gout. But the medical name of the disease is Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease which is sort of a rheumatol......[Read More]
The Future of Treatment for Psoriatic Arthritis

The Future of Treatment for Psoriatic Arthritis

An increased knowledge of psoriatic disease has stimulated the development of targeted biologic medications.......[Read More]
Efficacy Assessed in Follow-ups of Clinical Trials: Methodological Conundrum

Efficacy Assessed in Follow-ups of Clinical Trials: Methodological Conundrum

Are certain patients with rheumatoid arthritis more likely to get osteoporosis than others?......[Read More]
Anthrax & Joint Pain

Anthrax & Joint Pain

Anthrax is a rare but dangerous and sometimes fatal disease. Anthrax is a bacteria that produces spores. People and animals can be infected with anthrax by being exposed to the spores.......[Read More]
A Bacterial Cause for Arthritis?

A Bacterial Cause for Arthritis?

This study provides clues to the mechanisms of inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis and possibly osteoarthritis.......[Read More]
Arthritis Treatment: 7 Facts You Should Know About Gout

Arthritis Treatment: 7 Facts You Should Know About Gout

Once known as a disease of kings and wealthy men, gout has made a comeback in the pantheon of diseases affecting Western culture. The incidence of gout is on the rise. Many reasons for this have been posited by experts.......[Read More]
12 Gout Home Remedies You Need To Know

12 Gout Home Remedies You Need To Know

Gout home remedies are a very popular topic for discussion these days with the rising trend of gout cases being diagnosed. Many people shy away from gout treatment options that involve doctor prescribed medications and prefer to go with the more natural treatment approach through using gout home rem......[Read More]
Lidocaine Injection May Help Treat Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests

Lidocaine Injection May Help Treat Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests

But experts wonder how much of the benefit is due to placebo effect......[Read More]
How to Choose Shoes for Arthritic Feet

How to Choose Shoes for Arthritic Feet

Well-fitted shoes are essential to the orthopedic health of all people, young and old. But proper shoes are especially important for those suffering from arthritis, which can turn any long walk a painful ordeal. So when fitting for a new pair of shoes, make sure that you know what features are most ......[Read More]
Can Cracking Neck Joints Cause a Stroke?

Can Cracking Neck Joints Cause a Stroke?

If you habitually crack neck joints, then I have some very disturbing news for you. The medical researchers in the United States have known for long that the cracking of the neck joints deteriorates the condition of the ligaments present in the joint. Further studies into the bio-mechanical conseque......[Read More]
When Should Patients Avoid Certain Arthritis Medications?

When Should Patients Avoid Certain Arthritis Medications?

When are arthritis medications contraindicated? Are there contraindications which may eliminate a patient from taking a specific drug?......[Read More]
Magnetic Jewelry Clasp For All Ages

Magnetic Jewelry Clasp For All Ages

This is quite a lot a lot of people, rheumatoid arthritis, and many age groups, and the impact of the world's people is obvious. In other words, people a lot of people are living in their suffering, and they do not do some work to help find a job or skill, you know. There is one thing many peop......[Read More]