Arthritis & Rheumatology News and Research

Latest Arthritis & Rheumatology News and Research

Cannabis extract drug may help patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Cannabis extract drug may help patients with rheumatoid arthritis

People in Washington are living longer but not necessarily better

People in Washington are living longer but not necessarily better

Enbrel therapy allowed more rheumatoid arthritis patients to achieve clinical remission

Enbrel therapy allowed more rheumatoid arthritis patients to achieve clinical remission

America's first two WNV encephalitis cases of 2004 respond to treatment

America's first two WNV encephalitis cases of 2004 respond to treatment

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

Non-aspirin pain drugs may help men with recurrent prostate cancer

Non-aspirin pain drugs may help men with recurrent prostate cancer

High vitamin C intake may protect against rheumatoid arthritis

High vitamin C intake may protect against rheumatoid arthritis

Better co-ordination needed to manage chronic diseases

Better co-ordination needed to manage chronic diseases

Experimental human monoclonal antibody shows striking benefit in patients with advanced melanoma

Experimental human monoclonal antibody shows striking benefit in patients with advanced melanoma

Alfalfa sprouts recalled due to possible health risk

Alfalfa sprouts recalled due to possible health risk

Vitamin C can increase the severity of spontaneous knee osteoarthritis

Vitamin C can increase the severity of spontaneous knee osteoarthritis

Lack of funding and staff in the UK hinders patient care

Lack of funding and staff in the UK hinders patient care

Patients prescribed medication for long term illness rapidly stop taking their medicines

Patients prescribed medication for long term illness rapidly stop taking their medicines

Women who regularly take aspirin at lower risk of breast cancer

Women who regularly take aspirin at lower risk of breast cancer

3 or 4 glasses of wine a week can kill cancer cells

3 or 4 glasses of wine a week can kill cancer cells

Increases in co-payments may reduce the use of medications

Increases in co-payments may reduce the use of medications

Using gene therapy to fight rheumatoid arthritis

Using gene therapy to fight rheumatoid arthritis

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

New book highlights pros and cons of medical use of cannabis

New book highlights pros and cons of medical use of cannabis

Study comparing the efficacy of REMICADE® to Azathioprine alone and in combination With REMICADE®

Study comparing the efficacy of REMICADE® to Azathioprine alone and in combination With REMICADE®