For more information, go to www.arthritisresearchuk.org

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.

A maximum of 200 results have been returned

Viewing 71 to 80 news items of a total of 200 available

Targeting fatty acids 'could help to treat arthritis'

30 January 2015

A new study has discovered a possible means of treating inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis.

Find out more

New £5m consortium aims to improve lupus treatment

30 January 2015

The University of Manchester is to lead a consortium that hopes to eliminate a "trial and error" approach to lupus treatment.

Find out more

Lupus mortality linked to race, study finds

28 January 2015

US research has discovered mortality rates are lower among lupus patients depending on their race.

Find out more

Study to examine if biological therapy for arthritis can ease sciatica pain

27 January 2015

A new study will determine if adalimumab injections can effectively treat sciatica pain.

Find out more

New treatment for psoriatic arthritis approved

26 January 2015

Otezla - an oral treatment for psoriatic arthritis - has been approved by the European Commission.

Find out more

Trial finds knee brace helps osteoarthritis patients

23 January 2015

A study has found wearing a brace can reduce pain and BML volume in PF osteoarthritis of the knee.

Find out more

Combined chondroitin sulphate and glucosamine hydrochloride ‘effective treatment for knee osteoarthritis’, study finds

23 January 2015

A study has compared the effectiveness of combining chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine hydrochloride with use of the drug celecoxib.

Find out more

Rituximab demonstrates effectiveness in treating childhood lupus

21 January 2015

A new study has demonstrated the safety and efficacy of rituximab among children affected by lupus.

Find out more

New microcapsule offers potential osteoarthritis treatment benefits

20 January 2015

A new Arthritis Research UK-funded study has highlighted the potential offered by a new type of microcapsule to repair damage caused by osteoarthritis.

Find out more

New stem cells show potential to regenerate bone and cartilage

19 January 2015

Stem cells capable of regenerating bone and cartilage have been discovered in mice, potentially opening the door for future treatment options for osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.

Find out more

For more information, go to www.arthritisresearchuk.org.
Arthritis Research UK fund research into the cause, treatment and cure of arthritis. You can support Arthritis Research UK by volunteering, donating or visiting our shops.