Nearly 3 million children worldwide live with clubfoot, JIA or juvenile lupus
An estimated 2.95 million children and young people worldwide live with clubfoot, juvenile idiopathic arthritis or juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus, with the greatest...
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Managing RA Pain for Better Sleep
Getting on the right treatment plan for your rheumatoid arthritis can help ease the pain that steals your slumber.
13 hours ago - Web MD
Nearly 25% of strong opioid use in RA may be attributed to obesity
Nearly a quarter of strong opioid use among patients with rheumatoid arthritis is potentially attributable to obesity and its associated comorbidities, according to data...
16 hours ago - Healio
Regeneron, Sanofi Arthritis Drug Fails Late-Stage Study in COVID-19 Patients
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Sanofi said on Thursday their rheumatoid arthritis drug Kevzara failed to meet the main goals of a late-stage study testing it in COVID-19...
22 hours ago - Medscape - 3 articles
Curcumin Inhibits Virus-Induced Cytokine Storm
Curcumin, the active ingredient in the spice turmeric , has a solid foundation in science with numerous studies vouching for its anti-inflammatory effects. 1 As noted in a 2017...
1 day ago - Mercola
PPIs linked with increased risk for RA in women
Regular use of proton pump inhibitors was associated with increased risk for rheumatoid arthritis in women, according to research published in Alimentary Pharmacology &...
4 days ago - Healio
Rituximab safe for long-term use in granulomatosis with polyangiitis, microscopic polyangiitis
The long-term safety of rituximab was consistent with a shorter duration of treatment in patients with granulomatosis with polyangiitis or microscopic polyangiitis, according...
4 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Patients have higher expectations than surgeons for foot and ankle surgery
Two-thirds of patients undergoing foot and ankle surgery have higher expectations than their surgeons, according to published results. Psychological aspects, symptoms and...
5 days ago - Healio
Tapering order of TNF inhibitors, DMARDs does not impact RA outcomes
The sequence of drug tapering - DMARD followed by the TNF inhibitor, or the TNF inhibitor followed by the DMARD - does not impact flare rate or disease activity in patients...
5 days ago - Healio
Coronary artery disease plus RA exacerbates risk for adverse CV events, mortality
Rheumatoid arthritis was significantly associated with a 10-year risk for myocardial infarction, major adverse cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality among those...
6 days ago - Healio
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Mental Health Benefits of Parks Dimmed by Safety Concerns: Study
Perceptions of park-centered crime could keep New Yorkers from using it no matter how close parks are to home. This interferes with their physical and mental health advantages...
Three pubs are forced to close because customers test positive for coronavirus
The Lighthouse in Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, the Fox & Hounds, in Batley, West Yorkshire and The Village Home in Alverstoke, Hampshire are the first pubs in England to close.
COVID-19 In India: Cases Cross 7L Mark, Over 4L Recovered
India so far has tested over a crore cases as it crossed 7 lakh mark with over 22,252 new cases, Health Ministry data revealed on Tuesday.
World to Miss 2020 AIDS Targets Due to Pandemic: UN
The global HIV targets for 2020 will not be reached due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the highly unequal pace between countries, said a UNAIDS report.
Where to buy face masks in the UK: Best re-usable and surgical face...
Wondering where to buy a face mask or face covering in the UK? Wearing face coverings in shops will also be mandatory from 10 July.
India's COVID-19 Positivity Rate at 6.73%
As India's COVID-19 tally crosses the seven lakh-mark, the Centre said the national positivity rate of novel coronavirus infected patients is 6.73 percent, while Punjab with...
Melinda Gates wants to target black people for priority covid-19 vaccines
During a recent interview with TIME, Melinda Gates, co-chair of the infamous Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, spelled out the order in which she believes people need to be...
U.S. Reports One-Day Record of 50,000 COVID Cases
A record more than 50,200 new coronavirus cases were reported across the United States on July 1.
1,000 Days of probiotics can boost long-term health for parents and...
Exposure to probiotics within the first 1,000 days after conception has been linked to profound positive effects on the health of infants. Birgit Michelsen, chief technical...
Blood Pressure Meds May Lower Colon Cancer Risk
A new study suggests that two types of blood pressure drugs might do double-duty, helping blood pressure and keeping colon cancer away, too.