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New rheumatoid arthritis treatments to come to market soon

28 February 2014

Patients are set to benefit from an influx of new rheumatoid arthritis treatments.

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Juvenile fibromyalgia is a long-term condition for many patients

26 February 2014

Research shows juvenile fibromyalgia symptoms often continue into adulthood.

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Arthritis patients to benefit from new hip replacement guidance

26 February 2014

NICE has released new guidelines that will improve hip replacement surgery.

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Lupus ‘may be more common than previously thought’

25 February 2014

New research suggests lupus may be far more common in the US than scientists previously thought.

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Weight loss can ease osteoarthritis pain

24 February 2014

New research further demonstrates the link between weight and osteoarthritis.

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Spa treatments help fibromyalgia patients

24 February 2014

New research suggests spa treatments such as mud baths can sooth fibromyalgia pain and symptoms.

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Global hip and knee osteoarthritis burden 'underestimated and rising'

21 February 2014

A new global study has suggested the health burden of hip and knee osteoarthritis is underestimated, with the number of patients affected by the conditions likely to increase in the coming years.

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Splinting finger joints at night 'can help osteoarthritis patients'

20 February 2014

Using splints to immobilise the finger joints of people with osteoarthritis while they sleep can offer numerous clinical benefits, a study has shown.

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International panel offers exercise recommendations for osteoporosis patients

20 February 2014

An international panel has provided new recommendations on exercise for patients with older osteoporosis, offering conditional suggestions depending on the age and health status of patients.

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New research finds key role for zinc in development of osteoarthritis

19 February 2014

A new study has identified the key role that zinc plays in the development of osteoarthritis, opening up new avenues for treating the disease.

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