Pediatric rheumatologist shortage a serious barrier to care for children
ORLANDO - There are less then 350 pediatric rheumatologists currently practicing in the United States, representing a substantial barrier to care for the 300,000 children with...
1 day ago - Healio
Don't use WD-40 to relieve arthritis! But you'll be amazed what DOES cure creaky knees
Sammy Margo, a physiotherapist in North London, and Dr Rod Hughes, a consultant rheumatologist, give the lowdown on gadgets and remedies for the pain. We then rated them.
1 day ago - Daily Mail
5 Ways to Relieve and Treat Arthritis
Arthritis Pain Arthritis affects more than 30 million adults in the United States. Common symptoms of the condition include pain, swelling, and stiffness of the joints, with...
1 day ago - Living Smart Girl
FDA Approves Upadacitinib , New JAK Inhibitor for RA
Upadacitinib is for adults with moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis who fail to respond adequately or are intolerant to methotrexate. FDA Approvals
1 day ago - Medscape
Arthritis? Try cannabis to improve your condition
There is a system within the human body that regulates pain and modulates the immune system. This little-known system of the body is a major gateway for regulating inflammation...
1 day ago - Natural News
Don't be lazy: A quick, brisk walk every day can stave off disability in later life
Regular physical exercise offers many health benefits. But even something as simple as 10 minutes of brisk walking daily can help prevent disability in older adults with...
2 days ago - Natural News - 2 articles
Another 'Jakinib' OK'd for Rheumatoid Arthritis
AbbVie product joins increasingly crowded field
2 days ago - MedPageToday
Hemiarthroplasty with concentric reaming had equivalent outcomes to total shoulder arthroplasty
Published results showed high and equivalent rates of sporting, clinical and radiographic outcomes between patients who underwent hemiarthroplasty with concentric reaming and...
4 days ago - Healio
FDA approves Rinvoq for methotrexate-refractory RA
The FDA has approved upadacitinib, a 15-mg, once-daily oral JAK inhibitor, for the treatment of moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis among patients who have had an...
4 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Arthritis drug market rattles as upadacitinib wins race to FDA approval
Similar to other patent holders for blockbuster biologic drugs, AbbVie has built a substantial market on the back of its flagship therapy, adalimumab, and has likewise defended...
4 days ago - Healio
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Having high blood pressure in your 30s damages your brain in old age
University College London researchers believe there is a 'sensitive period' in early middle-age - roughly between the ages of 36 and 53 - in which high blood pressure is...
Some antibiotics linked to a higher risk of colon cancer
Scientists at Johns Hopkins University found that people who developed bowel cancer were more likely to have taken penicillin. But tetracyclines may have protective effects for...
It Takes Years for Heart to Recover from Smoking
Experts have long thought that an ex-smoker's risk of heart attack, stroke, heart failure or death from heart disease returns to normal within five years.
Task Force Updates Breast Cancer Recommendations
New recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force may help clarify who can benefit most from a risk assessment test. Now, if a woman has a high risk, the task...
Vaping Linked to Impaired Vascular Function
Vaping was found to damage blood vessels even when the solution does not include nicotine, stated new study.
The UK and US have the HEALTHIEST packaged foods in the world, finds review
The UK ranked 2.83 out of five, followed by the US with 2.82 in an analysis of more than 400,000 products across the globe by researchers at the University of Oxford.
Having Kids Made Me Notice All The Things My Parents Did Wrong
When my sisters and I were in elementary school, we were often left alone at home. Both of our parents worked, and since we lived in the middle of nowhere, I'd spend my days...
Scientists develop a blood test which can predict whether you will die in...
A team from the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing in Germany developed a blood test after looking at more than 44,000 people who ranged from 18 to 109 years old.
I'm a Trainer, and These Are the Ab Exercises Everyone Should Know For a...
No matter your fitness level, having a strong core should always be prioritized, in my opinion. To clarify, I'm not talking about getting a six-pack; there's a difference...
Nicotine-free vaping can damage blood vessels
Despite claims that 'heat not burn' devices are safer, University of Pennsylvania researchers found that chemicals in even nicotine-free e-liquids are transformed into toxins...