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Knee instability 'requires greater attention when treating osteoarthritis patients'

04 August 2015

A new study has highlighted the need to address knee buckling and low knee confidence in osteoarthritis patients, as these are key factors affecting functional outcomes.

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Vertebral differences in newborns offers insight into female osteoporosis risk

03 August 2015

Differences in the vertebrae between genders have been found in newborn children that could help explain why females are more susceptible to osteoporosis.

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New study highlights footwear problems associated with musculoskeletal disease

31 July 2015

A new study has shed light on the common issues that people with chronic musculoskeletal diseases experience when trying to find appropriate footwear.

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High-intensity training 'can offer pain relief for arthritis'

30 July 2015

A new study from Norway has indicated that high-intensity training can help provide pain relief for arthritis sufferers.

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Mood and depression 'may be linked to rheumatoid arthritis pain'

29 July 2015

Depressive symptoms and mood in the moment may predict pain among rheumatoid arthritis patients, according to new research.

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Moderate alcohol consumption 'linked with lower chronic pain risk'

28 July 2015

Moderate alcohol consumption has been associated with a lower risk of chronic widespread pain in a new study.

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Aerobic exercise 'may help reduce fatigue in rheumatoid arthritis'

27 July 2015

A new review of existing research has offered evidence that aerobic exercise training can help alleviate fatigue in rheumatoid arthritis patients.

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Women who breastfeed 'at lower risk of rheumatoid arthritis'

27 July 2015

A new review of existing clinical evidence has indicated that breastfeeding is associated with a lower risk of rheumatoid arthritis.

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Antibiotic use 'linked with higher risk of juvenile idiopathic arthritis'

23 July 2015

A new assessment of UK national data has indicated that excess antibiotic use in children may be associated with an increased risk of juvenile arthritis.

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New inflammatory link found between arthritis and heart valve disease

22 July 2015

A new inflammatory link has been discovered between arthritis and heart valve disease, suggesting potential new methods for treating patients with both conditions.

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