Arthritis News and Research

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Discovery of mechanism in the body that could lead to autoimmune diseases

Discovery of mechanism in the body that could lead to autoimmune diseases

Lab-made version of a human protein opens a new research avenue to better understand rheumatoid arthritis

Lab-made version of a human protein opens a new research avenue to better understand rheumatoid arthritis

Plant-derived compounds appear to block the activity of an enzyme that triggers inflammation in joints

Plant-derived compounds appear to block the activity of an enzyme that triggers inflammation in joints

Research may help create drugs to target the molecule-binding pathway, beneficial for treating arthritis and reducing inflammation

Research may help create drugs to target the molecule-binding pathway, beneficial for treating arthritis and reducing inflammation

Alternative ways to manage chronic pain

Alternative ways to manage chronic pain

C-reactive protein in atherosclerotic lesions: its origin and pathophysiological significance

C-reactive protein in atherosclerotic lesions: its origin and pathophysiological significance

48 percent of adults in the U.S. have inadequate health literacy

48 percent of adults in the U.S. have inadequate health literacy

New treatment option for chronic sinusitis

New treatment option for chronic sinusitis

Potential oral drug for rheumatoid arthritis

Potential oral drug for rheumatoid arthritis

Exposure to hydraulic oil increases the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis

Exposure to hydraulic oil increases the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis

New treatment approach for severe asthma

New treatment approach for severe asthma

Abatacept, marketed as Orencia appears to offer pain relief and increased mobility to rheumatoid arthritis patients

Abatacept, marketed as Orencia appears to offer pain relief and increased mobility to rheumatoid arthritis patients

First true animal model for psoriasis

First true animal model for psoriasis

New treatment approach for severe asthma

New treatment approach for severe asthma

People who exercise regularly experience 25% less muscle and joint pain in their old age

People who exercise regularly experience 25% less muscle and joint pain in their old age

Study suggests chronic infections may create autoimmune response

Study suggests chronic infections may create autoimmune response

Drug AMD-3100 may help cancer patients who need stem cell transplants

Drug AMD-3100 may help cancer patients who need stem cell transplants

Cellular mechanism discovery could lead to new treatments for rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis and Crohn's disease

Cellular mechanism discovery could lead to new treatments for rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis and Crohn's disease

Nuclear receptor proteins could change anti-inflammatory treatments

Nuclear receptor proteins could change anti-inflammatory treatments

DNA research: learning the language of genes

DNA research: learning the language of genes