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The objective was to identify severity characteristics of initial chikungunya infection stages associated with post-CHIKV arthritis and arthralgia.
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Infliximab efficacy in rheumatoid arthritis after an inadequate response to etanercept or adalimumab: results of a target-driven active switch study.
A thumb CMC restriction splint intended to support the thumb CMC joint while allowing for full finger function is available through North Coast Medical, Gilroy, Calif.
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More than 50 million Americans suffer from some form of arthritis. Between six and 13 percent of them have ankle arthritis and feel pain with every single step they take.
The number of adults with arthritis is rising by about 1 million people each year, according to a 2013 government report.
Leading experts have joined together for the first time to call for better screening of psoriatic arthritis to help millions of people worldwide suffering from the condition.
The procedure, which is currently being trialled at Southampton General Hospital, involves coating damaged cartilage with stem cells, taken from a patient's own hip, and surgical glue.
The number of cases of gout are on the rise, new figures show, contrary to the belief that the ailment has been consigned to the history books.
Dr. Ron Linehan, medical director of Precision Pain Care and staff anesthesiologist at Fairfield Medical Center, recently received his credentials to perform a new type of minimally invasive procedure for the relief of pain due to arthritis in the spine and pinched nerves from disk herniations.
In ginger's native southeast Asia, the rhizome, a relative of turmeric and cardamom, has been used for thousands of years to settle stomachs, forestall colds, sooth inflammation, suppress coughs, reduce fatigue, relieve sore throats, invigorate circulation and cure constipation.
Ten grams per day of collagen peptides from either porcine or bovine origin may reduce joint pain, says a new study from Nitta Gelatin Inc. The study, published in the Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture , is said to be the first to compare the efficacy of collage from bovine bone or porcine skin on measures of joint health in people ... (more)
In addition, American Health Packaging has voluntarily recalled Oxcarbazepine Tablets, 300 mg, lot #142544, Expiration Date, 02/2016.
The tropical mosquito-borne illness chikungunya has been making national news as it invades Florida and now it may have hit a Tampa Bay Rays player.
The study, published online this month in Arthritis Care & Research, examined 993 cases of sudden, acute back pain in primary care clinics in 2011 and 2012.
Arthritis is one of the most pervasive diseases in the United States and is the leading cause of disability.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 09:17 am
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