Polymyalgia rheumatica: Causes, symptoms, and management
What is polymyalgia rheumatica, who does it affect, what are the causes, and how is it diagnosed? Learn about the different treatment options available.
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New genes linked to arthritis in bone marrow lesions
A pattern of genes has been identified that is characteristic of osteoarthritis and may be a step towards better treatments for this condition.
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Top 8 reasons the fight for a new "healthcare bill" is all a Ponzi scheme for Americans investing in more dangerous chemical medicine choices
One hundred years ago in America, there was hardly a case of cancer, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, stroke, arthritis, osteoporosis, fibromyalgia, ADHD, autism, Alzheimer's or...
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New technology to manipulate cells could help treat Parkinson's, arthritis, other diseases
A groundbreaking advancement in materials could potentially help patients requiring stem cell therapies for spinal cord injuries, stroke, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's...
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Katz Named Vice President of Osteoarthritis Research Society
N. Katz, MD, MSc, director of the Orthopedic and Arthritis Center for Outcomes Research at BWH, has been named vice president of the Osteoarthritis Research Society International.
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Why Running Is Good For Your Joints
If you love regular fun runs, then this news is for you. Moderate levels of recreational running may be the sweet spot for healthy knees and hips, according to a new scientific...
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Osteoarthritis More Common in Women Than Men: Study
The severity of arthritis is much higher in women than men and was found that the incidence of arthritis among younger people is much higher.
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Photograph by getty images This nutrient is key to thwarting those creaks and aches Sidelined by achy knees? The key to avoiding pain might be on your plate: People with a...
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Eating more fiber may lower risk of osteoarthritis
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Alzheimer's Affects Twice as Many People as Estimated
Because it is believed that Alzheimer's disease affects more people than estimated, new research is being implemented. Currently about 5.4 million suffer from Alzheimer's...
Alzheimer's Drug Reduces Metabolic Syndrome Induced Inflammation
An existing Alzheimer's drug called galantamine reduced inflammation and insulin resistance in patients with metabolic syndrome.
Snoring is linked to Alzheimer's, reveals Harvard
Researchers from Harvard University found that daytime sleepiness and sleep apnoea is linked to impaired attention, memory and thinking in people who are genetically...
Healthier living could reduce worldwide dementia by a third, report says
Up to one-third of the world's dementia cases could be prevented by addressing factors such as education, hypertension, diet, hearing loss and depression over the course of a...
Phaco technology evolves over time
Manufacturers of ophthalmic surgical equipment have responded to surgeons' needs and provided tools to make cataract surgery easier ever since Charles Kelman, MD, introduced...
Eating These Foods Can Boost Your Brainpower As You Age
Photograph by getty images They may protect you from the memory declines and brain blips The foods you eat to keep your body healthy might also help your brain: The same foods...
Early Menopause May Be Tied to Type 2 Diabetes
When periods stop before 40, risk is 4 times greater compared to late menopause, study suggests Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes Type 2 , Menopause
Preventing Alzheimer's may be as easy as eating these 5 common foods
Alzheimer's disease is an insidious illness; often developing without indication and leaving patients and families alike with a heavy burden. The latest statistics reveal that...
It's not just in America: Norwegian nursing homes are also over-medicating...
It's hard not to feel the overwhelming urge to take the best care of yourself possible when you hear what happens to elderly people in nursing homes. While horror stories...
London mum with Alzheimer's is making memories with son
Jayde Greene, 27, from Leytonstone, east London, is expected to develop Alzheimer's symptoms when her now one-year-old son is as young as 15. She worries he may also develop...