New drug effective, well tolerated in patients with osteoarthritis knee pain
In patients with moderate to severe osteoarthritis knee pain, a single intra-articular injection of 1 mg of CNTX-4975 was well tolerated and significantly improved pain with...
15 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Combined adductor canal block with local infiltrative analgesia for pain management in total knee arthroplasty: A meta-analysis
Total knee arthroplasty has been shown well-recognized efficacy in improving functional outcome and reliving pain for patients with knee osteoarthritis. However, the surgical...
15 days ago - International Journal of Surgery - 2 articles
Osteoporosis medication low among patients with RA
Among patients with rheumatoid arthritis, about half of those for whom osteoporosis treatment is recommended do not receive an osteoporosis medication, according to...
17 days ago - Healio - 4 articles
Bioventus receives FDA approval for hyaluronic acid injectable knee OA product
Bioventus announced it has received FDA approval for Durolane, a single-injection hyaluronic acid product for joint lubrication in the treatment of pain associated with knee...
18 days ago - Healio
Long-term weight-loss maintenance in obese patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized trial
Background: A formula low-energy diet reduces weight effectively in obese patients with knee osteoarthritis, but the role of LED in long-term weight-loss maintenance is...
21 days ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
Markers involved in bone turnover only modestly linked with bone features
In patents with knee osteoarthritis, systemic biochemical markers involved in bone turnover appear to be weak predictors of individual bone features, according to recently...
23 days ago - Healio
Novel cartilage degeneration algorithm predicted progression of knee OA
According to findings by researchers from the University of Eastern Finland and published in Scientific Reports, a novel cartilage degeneration algorithm may predict the...
23 days ago - Healio
Study using VA system showed racial differences for total knee arthroplasty rates
Among patients diagnosed with osteoarthritis in the Department of Veterans Affairs health care system, racial disparities persist in the rates of total knee arthroplasty...
23 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
Personalized risk calculator for knee OA may promote knowledge, change
A personalized risk calculator for knee osteoarthritis in young adults appears to be a successful tool to promote education and may serve as a catalyst for exercise-related...
23 days ago - Healio
New Tool To Predict Progression Of Osteoarthritis
An algorithm based on cartilage degeneration helps predict the progression of osteoarthritis.
24 days ago - Medindia Health
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Predicting Alzheimer's Disease Risk - Multiple Gene Testing Better Than APOE...
Polygenic testing of multiple gene variants can more accurately predict cognitively normal adults who may be at a higher risk of developing Alzheimer's disease
Learning to Love My Wrinkles in an Anti-Aging World
I had my 30-year high school reunion over the summer. I really didn't think much about the gravity of three decades until it got closer. The week before I found myself rushing...
Menopause, Hormone Replacement And Mortality: A Research Reality Check
Perhaps you are in a hurry. If so, here's the bottom line at the top: it turns out women can use hormone replacement to manage
Can you increase your height as an adult?
In this article, learn about what determines height and if height can be increased as an adult. Are there ways to prevent a loss of height?
Fall prevention: What you need to know
Today marks Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Organized by the National Council on Aging, observance of the day on the first day of fall has grown across the United States from...
UAB researchers detail underlying mechanism leading to age-associated...
A major health problem in older people is age-associated osteoporosis - the thinning of bone and the loss of bone density that increases the risk of fractures. Often this is...
Treat-and-extend comparable to monthly injections in AMD
A multicenter 12-month phase 3b study showed that treat-and-extend administration of ranibizumab is “statistically noninferior and clinically comparable” with monthly treatment...
Television's golden boy David Lyle dead at 67
During a long and distinguished career, Lyle held senior positions at the Nine Network, and later the Fox Reality Channel and National Geographic Channels.
Arcus senilis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
In this article, learn about arcus senilis. What are the risk factors, how is it diagnosed, how is it linked to high cholesterol, and can it be treated?
Alzheimer's disease: When does personality start to change?
A new study examines whether the personality of those affected by dementia or mild cognitive impairment starts to change before the onset of the disease.