Arthritis

There are over 100 disorders that typically affect joints, tendons, ligaments, bones, and muscles and are termed arthritis and rheumatic diseases. Some of these may also involve internal organs.
What is Arthritis?

There are over 100 disorders that typically affect joints, tendons, ligaments, bones, and muscles and are termed arthritis and rheumatic diseases. Some of these may also involve internal organs.

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Discovery opens up the possibility of pursuing new therapies for FOP

Discovery opens up the possibility of pursuing new therapies for FOP

WHO's recommendation provides two new options for treating COVID-19

WHO's recommendation provides two new options for treating COVID-19

Research could advance the understanding of links between heart disease and dementia

Research could advance the understanding of links between heart disease and dementia

Regrowing knee cartilage can be a promising hop toward healing joints in humans

Regrowing knee cartilage can be a promising hop toward healing joints in humans

Study finds an exponential increase in older adult opioid overdose death rates

Study finds an exponential increase in older adult opioid overdose death rates

Novel mechanism linking intercellular adhesion molecule with genetic skin diseases discovered

Novel mechanism linking intercellular adhesion molecule with genetic skin diseases discovered

Biosimilars could drive down drug prices and lead to $38.4 billion savings

Biosimilars could drive down drug prices and lead to $38.4 billion savings

Military medical treatment facilities could improve access to emergency obstetric care in underserved areas

Military medical treatment facilities could improve access to emergency obstetric care in underserved areas

Researchers identify factors at midlife linked with 10-year declines in women's physical health

Researchers identify factors at midlife linked with 10-year declines in women's physical health

Slight pH adjustment may turn a metabolic inhibiting drug into promising COVID-19 treatment

Slight pH adjustment may turn a metabolic inhibiting drug into promising COVID-19 treatment

Study examines if antidepressants can benefit patients with osteoarthritis

Study examines if antidepressants can benefit patients with osteoarthritis

Researchers discover how oral bacteria increase vulnerability to infection

Researchers discover how oral bacteria increase vulnerability to infection

Drugs that block mineralocorticoid receptor may help protect bone cells during aging

Drugs that block mineralocorticoid receptor may help protect bone cells during aging

Scientists find that having one kind of autoimmune disease can lead to another

Scientists find that having one kind of autoimmune disease can lead to another

New Potocsnak Longevity Institute aims to extend human 'healthspan'

New Potocsnak Longevity Institute aims to extend human 'healthspan'

SARS-CoV-2 infection can produce self-attacking autoantibodies

SARS-CoV-2 infection can produce self-attacking autoantibodies

Inhaled CBD shrinks glioblastoma’s size in an animal model

Inhaled CBD shrinks glioblastoma’s size in an animal model

Blocking function of a blood-clotting protein may help prevent or treat periodontal disease

Blocking function of a blood-clotting protein may help prevent or treat periodontal disease

People with multimorbidity more likely to have chronic pain

People with multimorbidity more likely to have chronic pain

Moving more often is beneficial for long-term weight maintenance in older adults

Moving more often is beneficial for long-term weight maintenance in older adults