Rheumatoid Drug No Help To Arthritis Patients
According to the researchers behind the new study, hand osteoarthritis affects up to 31 percent of people over 70 and up to 15 percent of those older than 60.
15 hours ago - Web MD
Menopause May Worsen Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms
While rheumatoid arthritis rates in women are three times higher than in men, and women with RA have more severe physical decline and disability, sex-based differences in RA...
15 days ago - Web MD
Postmenopausal physical functional decline worse among women with RA
Women with rheumatoid arthritis experienced a greater decline in physical function following menopause, which also correlated with the worsening progression of physical...
22 days ago - Healio
Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis Worsened by Menopause
Menopause worsens symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. Women with rheumatoid arthritis suffer a greater decline in physical function following menopause.
22 days ago - Medindia Health
Menopause found to worsen symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis
A recent study suggests that women with rheumatoid arthritis suffer a greater decline in physical function following menopause. After studying 8,189 women with rheumatoid...
23 days ago - ScienceDaily
Rheumatoid arthritis found to worsen during and after menopause, study says
A new study published in Rheumatology identified a deteriorated physical functioning among post-menopausal women with rheumatoid arthritis.
23 days ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Women with rheumatoid arthritis suffer greater decline in physical function after menopause
A recent study published in Rheumatology suggests that women with rheumatoid arthritis suffer a greater decline in physical function following menopause.
23 days ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Menopause hormone changes 'make arthritis symptoms worse'
Women who have arthritis but have not yet gone through the menopause see a much slower decline in their condition, a study at the University of Nebraska found.
23 days ago - Daily Mail - 3 articles
Black patients lose 72,000 QALYs due to total knee replacement disparities
Racial disparities in the rates of total knee replacement among patients with osteoarthritis have resulted in blacks losing the equivalent of 72,000 quality-adjusted life...
27 days ago - Healio
CreakyJoints publishes first patient-centered OA guidelines
CreakyJoints - an online, non-profit community for patients with rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis and related conditions - has published the first...
1 month ago - Healio
The headlines of Master Doctor
Protein Levels in Spinal Fluid can Contribute Parkinson's Disease
Alpha-synuclein protein levels were found to be lower in cerebrospinal fluid collected in Parkinson's disease patients suffering from postural instability and gait difficulty.
Irregular Sleep in Menopause Linked to Hot Flashes, Depression
Menopausal women with sleep problems face a higher risk of hot flashes and depression.
Hormone Therapy for Menopause may Reduce Spinal Curvature
Menopausal hormone therapy helps reduce curvature of the spine. The risk of developing age-related hyperkyphosis declines with hormone therapy.
Communication Therapy Helps Couples Dealing With Dementia
Creative couples' intervention significantly helps people with Alzheimer's communicate. Communication intervention helps family caregivers and spouses.
What are my options for private duty home care?
It's a common assumption about private duty home care. “Medicare will pay for whatever home care I need. If I'm unable to get out of bed, shower or prepare a meal, it will...
Bedridden from the flu? Medicare can't help you
It's a particularly nasty flu season this year, expected to be one of the worst in history... and since it peaks through March, it's not over yet. In fact, it hasn't even...
The Risks of Fish Oil Supplements
It's been a bad few years for fish oil, as I discuss in my video, Omega 3s, Prostate Cancer, and Atrial Fibrillation. Claims were crushed that the long-chain omega 3s in fish...
The cage that cuts the number of times men need the loo
A tiny wire cage may help men suffering symptoms of an enlarged prostate. The cage, implanted under sedation in five minutes, is designed to improve urine flow without any need...
Barnaby Joyce crisis to come to a head after Nationals MP calls for Deputy...
Senior ministers are pleading for "a bit of breathing space" for embattled Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce as the cracks in his party appear to widen.
Why I won't take Kochie's advice on prostate cancer screening
Having researched screening programs, I have never had, and never will have, a PSA test. A lot of my medical colleagues feel the same way.