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Depression and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Dec 24, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

Disability, depression and rheumatoid arthritis are a vicious circle, and the effects are not just mental and emotional. Depression can be physically devastating too. According to a new study conducted by Alan Rathbun, Ph.D., and colleagues at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, depressio

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What triggers Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Dec 11, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

Scientists, who have been grappling with this question for quite some time, are now targeting an intriguing new suspect: the trillions of microbes living and working inside the gut.

Animal models have long suggested that intestinal bacteria can influence the development of some autoimmune disease

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Discovered: A molecule that can stop inflammation!

Oct 08, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

Recently, Scientists at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute have discovered a small molecule that blocks a form of cell death that triggers inflammation, opening the door for potential new treatments for inflammatory disease such as rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn’s disease and psoriasis.

The researc

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Smoking and a salty diet increase RA risk

Oct 06, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

According to a report in Reuters Health, eating a diet high in salt may increase the risk of rheumatoid arthritis among smokers, according to a large study from Sweden. Researchers set out to see if a salty diet might be linked to the onset of RA, but found a connection only among smokers – who we

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A cure for Rheumatoid arthritis

Sep 17, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

According to a new research, first published on Sep 8, 2014 in the Journal of Immunology, researchers have discovered that deactivating the toll-like receptor 5 (TLR5) cell protein can halt the progression of rheumatoid arthritis. TLR5 is found on myeloid cells which migrate from the blood into join

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New Blood Test for early detection of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Sep 03, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

According to a new study reported in The Journal of Rheumatology, a novel biomarker for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has significant potential to help physicians better identify early-stage disease, when treatment can often arrest further disease progression and disability.

Researchers from Quest Di

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Cooking Tips for those with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Jul 18, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

When Chef and cookbook author Melinda Winner was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), she initially felt devastated and gained nearly 100 pounds from the physical limitations of the disease. But later, she started doing gentle exercises and explored how she could adapt her cooking style around

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Vitamin D and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Jul 14, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

Vitamin D deficiency has always been suspected to be a risk factor for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). According to a new Australian-led research, rheumatoid arthritis patients are twice as likely to suffer from vitamin D deficiency, compared with the general population. The study of over 200 RA patients

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Rheumatoid Arthritis & Heart Disease

Jun 23, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

Results of a recent study presented at the American College of Rheumatology annual meeting shed new light on the connection between rheumatoid arthritis and heart disease. The study by Mayo Clinic revealed that if left untreated, rheumatoid arthritis could put patients in greater jeopardy of heart p

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Dental Hygiene & Rheumatoid Arthritis – the link

Mar 04, 2014 || By admin||Rheumatoid arthritis

According to new research, people suffering from gum diseases could be at an increased risk of suffering from rheumatoid arthritis. While it has been understood for quite some time that there is an association between periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis, both of which are chronic inflammato

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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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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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