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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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New Canadian study to assess medical cannabis for arthritis treatment

21 July 2015

A new Canadian study assessing the impact of medical cannabis on arthritis pain and disease management will be commencing soon.

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Telerehabilitation 'can be effective following knee replacement surgery'

20 July 2015

Telerehabilitation following total knee replacement surgery can deliver comparable outcomes to in-person physical therapy, a new study has shown.

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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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