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Lupus by Dr. Humeira Badsha

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Lupus is a disease which usually affects young women with joint pains and other symptoms. It can vary from very mild to very serious but it is always important to be under the care of a rheumatologist.

What is lupus?
Lupus or SLE (systemic lupus e

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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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