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Rheumatism is a group of disorders marked by inflammation or pain in the connective tissue structures of the body. These structures include bone, cartilage, and fat.
Remicade (infliximab) is able to reverse the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis

Remicade (infliximab) is able to reverse the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis

Researchers identify biomarkers that could lead to more accurate diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus

Researchers identify biomarkers that could lead to more accurate diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus

Prolonged breastfeeding helps prevent rheumatoid arthritis

Prolonged breastfeeding helps prevent rheumatoid arthritis

Study reveals anti-arthritic effects of bee venom

Study reveals anti-arthritic effects of bee venom

Study indicates potential of alendronate and estrogen progression of osteoarthritis

Study indicates potential of alendronate and estrogen progression of osteoarthritis

Cymbalta significantly reduced pain in more than half of women treated for fibromyalgia, with and without major depression

Cymbalta significantly reduced pain in more than half of women treated for fibromyalgia, with and without major depression

Rheumatoid arthritis results from a combination of genetic susceptibility and environmental triggers

Rheumatoid arthritis results from a combination of genetic susceptibility and environmental triggers

Study underscores the need for improved prevention and treatment of torn knee ligaments among young female athletes

Study underscores the need for improved prevention and treatment of torn knee ligaments among young female athletes

Cancer drug effective at treating lupus

Cancer drug effective at treating lupus

A new marker for osteoarthritis

A new marker for osteoarthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis and early indicators of disease

Rheumatoid arthritis and early indicators of disease

Mysterious disease that causes the body’s immune system to turn against itself

Mysterious disease that causes the body’s immune system to turn against itself

Serious deficiencies in the healthcare provision for people with arthritis / rheumatism

Serious deficiencies in the healthcare provision for people with arthritis / rheumatism

Enbrel therapy allowed more rheumatoid arthritis patients to achieve clinical remission

Enbrel therapy allowed more rheumatoid arthritis patients to achieve clinical remission

Remicade shows improvement in both the arthritis and psoriasis associated with psoriatic arthritis

Remicade shows improvement in both the arthritis and psoriasis associated with psoriatic arthritis

Vitamin C can increase the severity of spontaneous knee osteoarthritis

Vitamin C can increase the severity of spontaneous knee osteoarthritis

Weight loss and exercise regime helps osteoarthritis

Weight loss and exercise regime helps osteoarthritis