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Osteoarthritis | glucosamine chondroitin as good as popular arthritis drug

Glucosamine… the debate rages on Glucosamine And Chondroitin May Benefit Certain Patients With Knee OA. Nancy Walsh writing in MedPage Today reported that “evidence has been increasing in favor of… Read more »

Health | self directed exercise arthritis

An overlooked arthritis medicine…next Arthritis: Self-directed Exercise Program Shows Benefits Laird Harrison writing in Medscape Medical News reported a self-directed exercise program can improve the symptoms of arthritis, a new… Read more »

Arthritis | gel balls arthritis

It takes balls to treat osteoarthritis… next Tiny gel balls ease pain of arthritis Roger Dobson writing for the Daily Mail reported bombarding blood vessels with tiny gel balls could… Read more »

Rheumatoid arthritis | early xray changes ra

What does this x-ray say about the need for surgery… the answer could be very important to you! Early X-Ray Changes Signal Later Joint Surgery Nancy Walsh writing for Medpage… Read more »

Stem Cell Therapy | Genetics and Rheumatoid Arthritis

What do genes have to do with arthritis? No… not those kinds of genes… these kinds of jeans. Genetics can explain why infections can trigger rheumatoid arthritis Appearing in Science… Read more »

Knee osteoarthritis | meniscus surgery leads to arthritis

Does meniscus surgery protect you from getting osteoarthritis of the knee… the answer coming up Surgery To Repair Meniscal Tears May Be Linked To Increased Risk Of Arthritis. Robert Preidt… Read more »

Arthritis | family history a risk for arthritis

Here’s a risk factor for arthritis you can’t do anything about… next Studies: Family History Remains A Major Risk Factor For Arthritis. Nancy Walsh writing in MedPage Today reported that… Read more »

Rheumatoid Arthritis | does fish oil work in ra

Does fish oil really work for RA? Maybe… Fish oil for RA: Treat to target? Nancy Walsh writing for MedPage Today reported patients with early rheumatoid arthritis receiving “triple therapy”… Read more »

Rheumatoid Arthritis | Intestinal bugs to blame for RA?

Intestinal bugs to blame for RA? Reported in the Almagest, researchers have linked a species of intestinal bacteria known as Prevotella copri to the onset of rheumatoid arthritis, the first… Read more »