Medial knee load strongly linked to increased walking knee pain
Medial knee load is strongly associated with increased knee pain experienced during walking, according to findings published in Arthritis Care & Research. “Aberrant loading and...
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Misdiagnosed septic arthritis in gout increases joint damage, fatality risk
FORT WORTH, Texas - Although gout is well known for imitating several other conditions, clinicians should exercise caution to eliminate septic arthritis as a potential...
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Women Exposed Early to Smoke May Face More RA Risk
Childhood exposure to secondhand smoke might raise women's risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, new research finds.
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TKA in adolescent patients yielded positive outcomes at 10-year follow-up
Patients who underwent total knee arthroplasty for end-stage arthritis when they were adolescents experienced a 95% implant survivorship at 10-year follow-up, according to...
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Secondhand Smoke in Childhood May Up the Risk of Arthritis in Later Life
Exposure to secondhand smoke in childhood is associated with arthritis risk, finds a new study.
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Childhood secondhand smoke exposure may increase adult RA risk
Exposure to secondhand smoke during childhood may increase the risk for rheumatoid arthritis as an adult among patients who later become light smokers - and potentially those...
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Children exposed to tobacco fumes are just as likely to develop agonising arthritis as smokers
The data, published in the journal Rheumatology on Tuesday, suggested a 40 per cent greater chance of affected children developing RA as adults - even if they never grow-up to...
1 day ago - Daily Mail
TNFi Unlikely to Raise Cancer Recurrence Risk in RA
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis who have had cancer can, in general, be treated with tumor necrosis factor inhibitors without increasing cancer recurrence risk, new data...
1 day ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Blogger Mikhaila Peterson claims eating meat cured her of depression
Mikhaila Peterson, 26, of Toronto, says eating only beef has helped clear up her severe arthritis and depression. But Harley Street nutritionist Rhiannon Lambert has warned...
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Only half of patients with gout adhere to urate-lowering therapy
Huai Leng Pisaniello In a series of face-to-face interviews, just 55% of respondents with gout reported that they adhered to urate-lowering therapy, according to findings...
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Microbiome seen as key factor in resilience/immunity equation
The microbiome plays a key role in determining how different individuals respond to psychological and physical stress, researchers have concluded.
Is the TSA secretly spying on you while you fly? WATCH at REAL.video
Federal government tyrants have developed yet another covert spying program to use against Americans known as “Quiet Skies” that involves having employees of the Transportation...
Exposure to air pollution found to increase risk of chronic kidney disease
Outdoor air pollution is detrimental to a person's health - this much is certain. Various studies link it to major health conditions such as heart disease, stroke, cancer...
All the Breakfast Foods That Contain Glyphosate, the Weed-Killing Chemical...
A new report from the Environmental Working Group found that glyphosate, a common weed killer that has been linked to cancer, was found in a large amount of oat-based breakfast...
Aretha Franklin ‘Queen of Soul' Dies At 76
Aretha Franklin dies after health struggles including a battle with pancreatic cancer Aretha Franklin, undisputed Queen of Soul, has died at the age of 76 after a mostly...
Experts warn to not turn to YouTube videos for plastic surgery advice
A new paper from the Rutgers New Jersey Medical School has warned that videos on YouTube about plastic surgery often don't even feature medical professionals.
Hope for a new autism treatment: Scientists discover a defunct gene in...
Scientists from the Spanish National Research Council, Madrid, found that the gene CPEB4 controls the expression of 200 other genes that have been linked to autism.
Better Option than Amputation can Save Your Life and Limbs
Blood flow restoration is the better option than amputation for treating severe peripheral artery disease, otherwise called as critical limb ischemia.
Logistics of Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapies in PICU
Objectives: To describe practical considerations and approaches to best practices for end-of-life care for critically ill children and families in the PICU. Data...
Novel HIV Drug Suppresses Virus and Raises Immunity in Drug-resistant Patients
New HIV drugs may help reduce virus replication and boosts immunity in drug-resistant patients.