Arthritis

Lower serum folate level linked to increased CV mortality risk in RA

7 hours ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

Serum folate levels between 4.3 ng/mL and 8.2 ng/mL and greater were associated with a lower cardiovascular mortality risk among patients with rheumatoid arthritis, according...
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More Than 4 in 10 Americans Are Now Obese: CDC

More Than 4 in 10 Americans Are Now Obese: CDC

7 hours ago   |   Web MD

Much more than just a cosmetic issue, obesity is associated with type 2 diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke, fatty liver disease, sleep apnea, arthritis...
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Genetic factors influence gout risk independent of obesity, overweight status

18 hours ago   |   Healio

Among individuals with European ancestry, genetic variants demonstrate a strong impact on gout risk in those with overweight or obese BMI, with a similar effect seen in those...
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Link Between Adequate Folate Levels and Heart Disease Mortality Risk Discovered

Link Between Adequate Folate Levels and Heart Disease Mortality Risk Discovered

23 hours ago   |   Medindia Health   |   2 articles

Reduced folate levels in the bloodstream have been associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular mortality in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, shedding light on why...
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MRI may help differentiate checkpoint inhibitor-induced arthritis, other joint pain

1 day ago   |   Healio

MRI imaging may help physicians distinguish between inflammatory arthritis caused by immune checkpoint inhibitors from other joint pain, and aid in identifying patients who are...
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Sex-specific traits of the immune system explain men's susceptibility to obesity

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   2 articles

Researchers have uncovered important differences between the male and female immune system which may explain why men are more susceptible to obesity and metabolism-related...
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Cellular metabolism plays key role in dictating the fate decision between pathogenic and regulatory T cells

1 day ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

Patients with autoimmune diseases like multiple sclerosis, inflammatory bowel disease and rheumatoid arthritis have an imbalance between two types of immune system T cells.
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Joint replacement fails to eliminate, prevent MRI synovitis in RA

1 day ago   |   Healio

Joint replacement neither eliminates nor prevents ultrasound-detected synovitis among patients with rheumatoid arthritis, according to data published in BMC Rheumatology. “This...
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Are antibodies in the joints to blame for rheumatoid arthritic pain? Animal study helps researchers understand antibody-mediated pain

Are antibodies in the joints to blame for rheumatoid arthritic pain? Animal study helps researchers understand antibody-mediated pain

2 days ago   |   Natural News

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that causes inflammation and pain by attacking the synovial tissues within the joints. This often affects the joints of the hands...
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SELECT-COMPARE supports safety of JAK, TNF inhibitor switching in RA

2 days ago   |   Healio

MAUI, Hawaii - Findings from the SELECT-COMPARE trial demonstrated that patients with rheumatoid arthritis may safely switch between a TNF inhibitor and a JAK inhibitor, or...
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