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Arthritis news

Arthritis Research UK is the resource for anyone looking for the latest news in the fight against arthritis. We’re providing answers today and tomorrow toward a future free from arthritis.

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Mental health drug lithium chloride 'could be used to treat arthritis'

17 July 2015

Lithium chloride, a common mental health drug, could be an effective tool in treating arthritis, according to a new study.

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Exercise 'can protect men against bone loss and osteoporosis'

16 July 2015

A new study has indicated that exercise may reverse age-related bone loss in middle-aged men, potentially protecting them from osteoporosis.

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Combination of NSAIDs and antidepressants 'can create bleeding risk'

15 July 2015

Combining the use of antidepressants and NSAIDs has been linked to an increased risk of bleeding by a new study.

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Needs-based education 'can improve outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis'

13 July 2015

Needs-based patient education can have a positive impact on self-efficacy and health outcomes in people with rheumatoid arthritis, according to a UK study.

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Aspirin 'could help slow knee osteoarthritis progression'

10 July 2015

A new study has indicated that aspirin could help to slow the progression of knee osteoarthritis.

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Sesamin 'can help moderate heart disease risk in rheumatoid arthritis patients'

09 July 2015

Sesamin, a key constituent of sesame, has been shown to offer a protective effect on cardiovascular risk factors in rheumatoid arthritis patients.

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New study demonstrates effectiveness of biosimilar etanercept

08 July 2015

A new study has shown that SB4, an etanercept biosimilar, can offer a similar performance to the original reference product in patients with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis.

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Cardiovascular disease risk 'higher in psoriatic arthritis patients'

08 July 2015

The majority of newly diagnosed psoriatic arthritis patients have an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease within ten years of onset, according to a study.

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New test 'can help predict arthritis drug failure'

06 July 2015

UK scientists have identified a new means of effectively testing for arthritis drug failure in patients.

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Men with psoriatic arthritis 'susceptible to low vitamin D'

03 July 2015

A new study has demonstrated that men with psoriatic arthritis often suffer from low levels of vitamin D.

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