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Rheumatoid arthritis patients 'may be missing out on vaccinations'

04 May 2016

People with rheumatoid arthritis may not be getting the influenza and pneumococcal vaccinations they require, according to a new Arthritis Research UK-backed study.

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Probiotic supplements 'could help prevent menopause-associated bone loss'

03 May 2016

Probiotic supplements have been shown to help prevent bone loss associated with menopause in a new study of mice.

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Coping skills training and exercise 'can help knee osteoarthritis patients'

27 April 2016

A new study has shown how a programme involving pain coping skills training and exercise for knee osteoarthritis could deliver better outcomes, though it may also be expensive to administer.

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Breastfeeding 'can increase postmenopausal women's risk of osteoporosis'

14 April 2016

Breastfeeding has been shown to potentially increase postmenopausal women's risk of osteoporosis, but sufficient vitamin D and calcium intake could help to offset this risk.

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New study shows prevalence of fatigue among psoriatic arthritis patients

12 April 2016

A new study has demonstrated that fatigue is a common problem for people with psoriatic arthritis.

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New rheumatoid arthritis drug 'can succeed where others fail'

06 April 2016

A study has shown a new rheumatoid arthritis drug called baricitinib can provide benefits for patients that have failed to respond to other therapies.

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New study shows benefits of rapid-access rheumatology clinics

05 April 2016

A study of a surgery-based rapid-access clinic has shown that this intervention can help diagnose people with rheumatic disease much more quickly than is currently possible.

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Arthritis patients 'can fend off early death by quitting smoking'

05 April 2016

An Arthritis Research UK-backed study has shown that rheumatoid arthritis patients can reduce their risk of premature death by quitting smoking.

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New study highlights long-term tolerability of anti-TNF therapies

04 April 2016

Around one-quarter of patients treated with anti-TNFs are able to remain on their initial treatment for at least 12 years, a study has shown.

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Study highlights work disruptions caused by ankylosing spondylitis

01 April 2016

A new study from the Netherlands has provided evidence of the significant work disruptions associated with ankylosing spondylitis.

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