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Using your genes to predict if you will respond to Rheumatoid arthritis therapy. (not available in Dubai, UAE at this time)

November 24, 2016

The ORBIT data “showed that patients who have seropositive rheumatoid arthritis are just as likely to respond to rituximab therapy when compared to anti-TNF therapy,” said Duncan Porter, MD, Honorary Associate Professor and a consultant rheumatologist at Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow, Scotland, and one of the lead authors of the study. “However, a…

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Arthritis

Your nose can repair your knee arthritis? Not yet in Dubai!

October 31, 2016

Doctors might one day be able to harvest cells from patients’ noses to produce cartilage that can be transplanted into damaged knee joints, a small experiment suggests. Because the experiment only included 10 adults who were followed for just two years, it’s impossible to say for sure whether this procedure would be safe or effective with widespread…

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Osteoporosis

Anti depressant drugs can cause bone loss

October 31, 2016

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Arthritis

Green tea to the rescue!

March 29, 2016

Green tea to the rescue!

Green tea has always been hailed for its anti-inflammatory properties. But researchers at Washington State University (WSU) in Spokane have now identified a potential new approach to combating the joint pain, inflammation and tissue damage caused by rheumatoid arthritis – though a component found in green tea! Details of the study This new study, recently…

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Arthritis

Stopping cartilage damage in Osteoarthritis

March 11, 2016

Stopping cartilage damage in Osteoarthritis

For the first time, Researchers have moved beyond just pain relief in treating osteoarthritis (OA) and have come up with a way to treat cartilage damage as well. They believe that Bisphosphonates, a class of drugs commonly prescribed for osteoporosis, which work by inhibiting cells called osteoclasts that break down bone, may work for osteoarthritis…

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Using your genes to predict if you will respond to Rheumatoid arthritis therapy. (not available in Dubai, UAE at this time)

The ORBIT data “showed that patients who have seropositive rheumatoid arthritis are just as likely to respond to rituximab therapy when compared ...

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Your nose can repair your knee arthritis? Not yet in Dubai!

Doctors might one day be able to harvest cells from patients’ noses to produce cartilage that can be transplanted into damaged knee joints, a sma...

Read More

Green tea to the rescue!

Green tea has always been hailed for its anti-inflammatory properties. But researchers at Washington State University (WSU) in Spokane have now ide...

Read More

This web site is run by an Arthritis Specialist based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. On this site you will find news about the latest in arthritis, information about research results in the field, tips and information and diet and exercise, and much more.

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