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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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New bone biopsy method highlights link between diabetes and osteoporosis

21 January 2016

A new virtual bone biopsy technique has highlighted a link between diabetes and osteoporosis and revealed a method for identifying why people with diabetes are at risk of bone fractures.

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Textile dust exposure 'could increase rheumatoid arthritis risk'

19 January 2016

Occupational exposure to textile dust could greatly increase a person's risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, according to a new study.

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New biosimilar version of etanercept approved in Europe

19 January 2016

The first subcutaneous anti-TNF biosimilar drug for the treatment of arthritis has been approved in Europe.

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Bone marrow lesions 'can help predict progression of joint disease'

18 January 2016

Bone marrow lesions can help predict the speed of progression of joint diseases such as osteoarthritis, according to research.

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Better NHS service provision 'could help prevent secondary fractures'

14 January 2016

A survey of NHS healthcare professionals has highlighted the need for improvements to service delivery to ensure secondary prevention of fractures after an initial hip fracture.

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Getting the most out of your GP consultation

11 January 2016

When you have arthritis, getting the most out of consultations with your GP can sometimes be difficult. Here are our tips on getting the most out of your appointments.

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Losing weight when you have arthritis

04 January 2016

If your new year's resolution is to lose weight, you're not alone. We've put together some tips on how to lose weight and how to keep it off.

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Definition of remission for lupus patients 'may need refining'

18 December 2015

Researchers have called for the definition of remission in lupus patients to be reviewed after revealing that many patients deemed to be in remission still experience a range of symptoms.

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Golimumab proven effective as a rheumatoid arthritis therapy

17 December 2015

The safety and efficacy of subcutaneous golimumab has been demonstrated in rheumatoid arthritis patients who have failed to respond to methotrexate therapy.

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Fracture liaison services 'can help avoid second breakages'

16 December 2015

A new study has shown the effectiveness of fracture liaison services in helping fracture patients to avoid suffering another breakage.

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