Low-Dose Steroid Reduces Hand Pain in Osteoarthritis
Finger pain relieved at 6 weeks with prednisolone therapy
3 days ago - MedPage Today
Six weeks of low-dose prednisolone improved pain, function in hand OA
A 6-week course of low-dose prednisolone was associated with significant improvement in hand osteoarthritis symptoms compared with placebo, according to results of a trial...
3 days ago - Healio
Study: Local Zoning Rules Block Multi-Family Housing in MA
Over the past 15 years, despite many changes in local zoning, it remains difficult if not impossible to build multi-family housing in cities and towns across Metro Boston...
10 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Age-Friendly Funding Alert: MassMobility and Community Transit
Whether urban, rural or subruban, transportation is raised as a key issue and concern in communities of all sizes. The Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative is fortunate to...
18 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative - 2 articles
Cartilage loss in unaffected ‘healthy' joints support systemic nature of hand OA
TORONTO - Measuring joint space width as a surrogate for cartilage thickness provided researchers with some evidence that hand osteoarthritis impacts all joints in the hand...
1 month ago - Healio
Combination intervention improves function, not pain relief in thumb OA
TORONTO - A 6-week intervention comprised of five conservative intervention strategies was associated with improved functionality among patients with thumb osteoarthritis...
1 month ago - Healio
Anti-Aging Cosmetic Surgery Options in Santa Barbara
The aging process happens every day and nothing can stop it but with the help of cosmetic procedures we can turn back the clock on your appearance a few years or more. For...
1 month ago - Dr. Terry J. Perkins - 2 articles
Researchers gain new insight into Alzheimer's using organoids that resemble mini brains
In the majority of cases, dementia can be traced back to Alzheimer's disease. Its causes are not really understood yet. What is known is that plaques form from misfolded...
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
In Hand Osteoarthritis, Isolated Thumb Base Involvement Associated With Better Function
Concomitant interphalangeal joint pain and radiographic erosions linked with poorer hand strength and function
1 month ago - MedPage Today
UCI Medical Center to host SHE event for high school junior and seniors
UCI Medical Center is pleased to again host SHE, Summer Healthcare Experience. The program is a weeklong, annual educational event designed for young women in junior or senior...
1 month ago - UC Irvine Health
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Blood pressure pill could slow down Alzheimer's 'by boosting circulation to...
A study by Radboud University in the Netherlands found taking the hypertension medication Nilvadipine for six months boosts blood flow to the part of the brain that controls...
Gut Microbes Eat Our Medication: Study
How microbes consume levodopa, the primary treatment for Parkinson's disease has been revealed.
Role of Genetics in Determining Age of Menopause and Overall Longevity Revealed
Genetics plays a strong role in determining the age of menopause and overall longevity, says study.
Allum Bokhari: Facebook aiding tide of ‘political segregation' for goods and...
Breitbart News senior tech reporter Allum Bokhari, who recently uncovered Facebook's process of labeling its users “hate agents,” elaborated on his exclusive report and how he...
Mouse study finds enzyme that prolongs life
New research in mice finds that an enzyme found in the blood of young rodents can extend life and promote healthy aging in older mice.
Cancer patients share survivorship story, celebrate strength and self-care
To survive in his struggle against an aggressive form of prostate cancer, Bin McLaurin didn't only have to overcome the disease attacking his body. He said he also had to toss...