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Black Pepper – a powerful agent to fightArthritis

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Researchers have found that black pepper can reduce the perception of pain, reduce inflammation, and combat arthritis. These discoveries follow earlier studies showing that black pepper can block complications from diabetes, act as a powerful antioxi

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Psoriatic Arthritis by Dr. Humeira Badsha

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We think of Psoriatic Arthritis as a cousin of rheumatoid arthritis, which is treated quite similarly.

What is Psoriasis?

Psoriasis is a skin condition characterized by red, silver scaly patches in the affected areas. The word “psoriasis” comes fro

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Behcet's Disease by Dr. Humeira Badsha

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What Is It?

Behçet’s Disease (beh-CHETTS) disease is a rare and chronic, life-long condition that affects the inner lining of the mouth and genitals and the small blood vessels throughout the body.

Its symptoms were first written about more than 2

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Rheumatoid Arthritis by Dr. Humeira Badsha

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RA can be the most severe arthritis if left untreated
It is triggered by the body’s immune system attacking one’s own body
Many new treatments mean patients can lead a normal life if treated promptly.

RA is a chronic disease

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What to expect at your first examination- By Dr. Humeira Badsha

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Once the specialist has asked you questions he or she will examine you. Depending on the kind of arthritis you have they may need to look at all the joints and press on them, and move them. Sometimes the doctor will count how many painful or swolle

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What is Arthritis? by Dr. Humeira Badsha

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ARTHRITIS is a general term which is used to refer to anything which affects a joint. There are more than 100 different kinds of arthritis. The most common type, osteoarthritis, usually affects people over the age of 60. This is a wear and tear or

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Do I have Arthritis?

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The space between 2 bones is called a joint. There are more than 200 joints in our bodies. There are different ways that a joint helps our body move: a shoulder is a ball and socket joint and can rotate, an elbow is a hinge joint and can bend and op

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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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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...

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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...

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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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