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Tommy G. Thompson has announced a new Medicare program that will save seniors and the disabled substantial money

Tommy G. Thompson has announced a new Medicare program that will save seniors and the disabled substantial money

Genetic variation that doubles the risk for rheumatoid arthritis

Genetic variation that doubles the risk for rheumatoid arthritis

Class of molecules that could lead to treatments for a wide range of diseases, including cancer, arthritis, and heart disease

Class of molecules that could lead to treatments for a wide range of diseases, including cancer, arthritis, and heart disease

Statins could be effective in relieving symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis

Statins could be effective in relieving symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis

New findings may help better understand how harmless viruses can cause severe disease among patients with weakened immune systems

New findings may help better understand how harmless viruses can cause severe disease among patients with weakened immune systems

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

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

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

Significant vaccine advance for Parkinson’s disease therapy

Significant vaccine advance for Parkinson’s disease therapy

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