Arthritis

New drug treatment could soon benefit people with rheumatoid arthritis

6 hours ago   |   News Medical

People with Rheumatoid Arthritis could soon benefit from a new drug treatment that not only suppresses inflammation but also significantly reduces patient reported pain scores...
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Baricitinib EUA shakes up COVID-19 therapy: What ID physicians, intensivists need to know

20 hours ago   |   Healio

On the evening of Nov. 19, the FDA issued an emergency use authorization for the rheumatoid arthritis drug baricitinib in combination with remdesivir for patients hospitalized...
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Use of PROMIS® to screen for depression in children with arthritis

1 day ago   |   Pediatric Rheumatology

Children with JIA may experience difficulty with health related quality of life. The Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System a patient related outcome measure...
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Brodalumab linked to rapid, significant improvement in PsA

2 days ago   |   Healio

Treatment with brodalumab resulted in rapid and significant improvement in the signs and symptoms of psoriatic arthritis, compared with a placebo, according to data published...
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After Methotrexate Failure, Is JAK Inhibitor or Biologic Next?

2 days ago   |   Medscape

What is the next step in treatment after a person with rheumatoid arthritis fails to adequately respond to methotrexate - a Janus kinase inhibitor or a biologic? Medscape...
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Sepsis surpasses pneumonia as most common hospitalized infection in SLE

2 days ago   |   Healio

Sepsis has surpassed pneumonia as the most common hospitalized infection in systemic lupus erythematosus, with a rate that has increased more than six-fold from 1998-2000 to...
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4 Types of Food That May Worsen Arthritis

4 Types of Food That May Worsen Arthritis

3 days ago   |   Cathe Friedrich

Did you know there are almost 100 types of arthritis? The most common form is osteoarthritis, a degenerative form that affects most people after the age of 60 to varying...
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Clinical Challenges: Diagnosing Psoriatic Arthritis

Clinical Challenges: Diagnosing Psoriatic Arthritis

3 days ago   |   MedPageToday

Psoriatic arthritis is a heterogeneous inflammatory disorder that affects both women and men, with musculoskeletal symptoms typically occurring at age 40 to 60. Approximately...
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DR ELLIE CANNON: Don't rely on cider vinegar to cure your lumps. or anything

DR ELLIE CANNON: Don't rely on cider vinegar to cure your lumps. or anything

4 days ago   |   Daily Mail

DR ELLIE CANNON: Cider vinegar is recommended for everything from arthritis pain to weight loss. There's been a fair bit of research into it over the years, and none of these...
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Validation of novel patient-centred juvenile idiopathic arthritis-specific patient-reported outcome and experience measures

4 days ago   |   Pediatric Rheumatology

Measuring the outcomes that matter to children and young people with juvenile idiopathic arthritis , is a necessary precursor to patient-centred improvements in quality of...
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Study: Patients still have immunity to coronavirus 6 months after testing...

Study: Patients still have immunity to coronavirus 6 months after testing positive

A study by British researchers found that patients may still have some form of immunity to COVID-19 long after the antibodies specific to the Wuhan coronavirus have fallen... Read more ...

Psychologically Flexible People Have Better Family and Romantic Relationships

Psychologically Flexible People Have Better Family and Romantic Relationships

Being emotionally flexible may be one of the most essential factors for longevity and overall health of your romantic and familial relationships. Read more ...

CDC proposes concentration camps in America, plans to invade homes and...

CDC proposes concentration camps in America, plans to invade homes and separate families

Summary of CDC proposal by JW Williams A CDC document titled Interim Operational Considerations for Implementing the Shielding Approach to Prevent COVID-19 Infections in... Read more ...

Covid-19 RCT: Honey and black cumin seed help speed up recovery in Covid-19...

Covid-19 RCT: Honey and black cumin seed help speed up recovery in Covid-19 patients

A randomised-controlled trial that is awaiting peer review suggests that Covid-19 patients who received a combination of honey and Nigella sativa recovered more quickly than... Read more ...

Coronavirus is 'burning much brighter in one part of Wales'

Coronavirus is 'burning much brighter in one part of Wales'

Wales Health Minister Vaughan Gething blamed the higher rate there on young adults Read more ...

Buy Buy Baby's Epic Black Friday Sale Means It's Time To Stock Up On All The...

Buy Buy Baby's Epic Black Friday Sale Means It's Time To Stock Up On All The Essentials

Buy Buy Baby's Black Friday sale 2020 is one you don't want to miss. If you're a parent, you're aware that babies need things and things happen to be expensive. Maybe you're in... Read more ...

Coming Soon: Track the Vax

Coming Soon: Track the Vax

Transcript: In the race to return to normal, is a COVID-19 vaccine going to be the answer? A possible answer, but one that comes with so many questions. As vaccine trials move... Read more ...

Study Reassures on MS Patients' Breast, Colorectal Cancer Risk

Study Reassures on MS Patients' Breast, Colorectal Cancer Risk

Incidence of breast and colorectal cancers was similar between people with and without multiple sclerosis , but MS patients had a higher incidence of other cancers, including... Read more ...

AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine will "never be licensed in the US," says analyst

AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine will "never be licensed in the US," says analyst

Because its trial designs do not meet even the basic minimum criteria set forth by the Food and Drug Administration for new vaccines, AstraZeneca's adenovirus-vector vaccine... Read more ...

Britain's daily Covid cases drop again week-on-week to 18,213

Britain's daily Covid cases drop again week-on-week to 18,213

Department of Health statistics show UK infections have dropped 7 per cent week-on-week, with 19,609 positive tests confirmed last Wednesday as the outbreak continues to tail off. Read more ...