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Clues to why rheumatoid arthritis takes longer to treat in obese patients

Sharon Parmet   Obesity causes rheumatoid arthritis to develop earlier, and may play a significant role in delaying the effect of drugs commonly prescribed to treat ...

Physio intervention helps arthritis pain management

Pain, it turns out, is not a terribly accurate measure of whether or not something is wrong with our body, says Associate ...

We are not alone: Fish get arthritis, too

The condition is more widespread in the animal kingdom than scientists suspected, USC study finds ... Full story

Disjointed: Cell Differences May Explain Why Rheumatoid Arthritis Varies By Location

Findings point to new approaches in targeted therapies so that what works for arthritic hands may not be the same for ailing hips ... Full story

Study explores cancer mortality in RA patients

Bryant England, M.D. Bryant England, M.D., a rheumatology fellow in the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine, has teamed with a group including Ted Mikuls, M.D., professor ... Full story

One in five rheumatoid arthritis patients missing recommended flu jab

Researchers looked at data from over 15,000 patients ... Full story

New Bone Chewing Role for B Cells in Rheumatoid Arthritis

University of Rochester Medical Center researchers have uncovered a new mechanism of bone erosion and a possible biomarker for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The group is the first to demonstrate that immune cells, called B cells, contribute directly to the breakdown of bone in RA by producing a signaling molecule called RANKL. ... Full story

Phase-3 trial of drug for refractory rheumatoid arthritis successful

A new drug appears to help people who suffer from rheumatoid arthritis, but eventually stop benefitting from the use of the current top treatment: injectable, bioengineered proteins that interfere with the action of a powerful inflammatory substance. ... Full story

Researchers urge arthritis patients to give up smoking to help them live longer

Smoking plays a role in the development of rheumatoid arthritis ... Full story

New drug for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis shows promising success

(Vienna ) In a clinical phase-3-study, an international research cooperation of MedUni Vienna and Stanford University has achieved significant success with the drug Baricitinib for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. The test persons exhibited significantly less symptoms of the disorder. The results are now published in the top scientific journal "New England Journal of Medicine". ... Full story

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