Close

We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our site. Cookies are files stored in your browser and are used by most websites to help personalise your web experience.

By continuing to use our website without changing the settings, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Find out more
For more information, go to www.arthritisresearchuk.org

Arthritis news

The latest news on exceptional science and other developments to help people push back the ways arthritis limits their lives.

A maximum of 200 results have been returned

Viewing 81 to 90 news items of a total of 200 available

Safer bone marrow transplants 'could revolutionise arthritis treatment'

15 August 2016

A safer new approach to bone marrow transplants has been developed that could potentially revolutionise the treatment of arthritis and other conditions.

Find out more

Promising rheumatoid arthritis therapy sarilumab accepted for EU review

09 August 2016

A promising new rheumatoid arthritis therapy with the potential to benefit patients who do not respond to current treatments had cleared an important regulatory milestone.

Find out more

New study shows how the body suppresses inflammation in the night

09 August 2016

Scientists have identified the mechanism by which the body suppresses signs of inflammation during the night, potentially opening the door for new arthritis therapies to be developed.

Find out more

Dietary antioxidants 'could help to reduce hip osteoarthritis risk'

04 August 2016

Consuming more antioxidants could be an effective method of preventing the development of hip osteoarthritis, according to a new study.

Find out more

Generic biosimilar therapies for arthritis 'as effective as branded versions'

03 August 2016

New research has confirmed that affordable biosimilar versions of branded anti-TNF drugs are just as effective as their predecessors.

Find out more

Knee buckling 'linked with higher risk of falls and injuries in osteoarthritis patients'

29 July 2016

People with osteoarthritis who experience problems with knee buckling are more likely to suffer falls that lead to injury, according to a new study.

Find out more

Bursts of physical activity 'can offset health risk of prolonged sitting'

28 July 2016

Doing at least one hour of physical activity per day may eliminate the increased risk of death associated with sitting for eight hours a day, according to research.

Find out more

New advice suggests daily vitamin D supplements may be needed for bone health

21 July 2016

New advice has recommended that everyone needs a vitamin D intake equivalent to an average dose of ten micrograms each day in order to protect their bone and muscle health.

Find out more

Stem cell research aids development of new 'living hip replacement'

19 July 2016

Scientists have used a new technique to programme stem cells to grow new cartilage on a 3D template, allowing them to produce a living hip replacement.

Find out more

Non-Europeans 'at an increased genetic risk of lupus'

18 July 2016

Non-Europeans have a higher frequency of gene variants that increase the risk of lupus, a new study has confirmed.

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.