Rheumatoid Arthritis News and Research

Latest Rheumatoid Arthritis News and Research

Major bone trial to test high dose corticosteroid steroid tablets

Major bone trial to test high dose corticosteroid steroid tablets

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

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

New understanding of the role viruses play in the development of autoimmune diseases

New understanding of the role viruses play in the development of autoimmune diseases

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

Cyclooxygenase (COX) inhibitors tested in both prevention and treatment clinical trials

Cyclooxygenase (COX) inhibitors tested in both prevention and treatment clinical trials

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

Analysis shows Remicade reduces pain associated with Crohn's disease

Analysis shows Remicade reduces pain associated with Crohn's disease

No convincing evidence that breast implants effect development of connective tissue disorders

No convincing evidence that breast implants effect development of connective tissue disorders

Pfizer provides information about its COX-2 product Bextra (valdecoxib)

Pfizer provides information about its COX-2 product Bextra (valdecoxib)

Study underscores the relative safety of infliximab, when used properly

Study underscores the relative safety of infliximab, when used properly

New treatment antibody - AMG 162 - may help prevent osteoporosis and rheumatoid arthritis

New treatment antibody - AMG 162 - may help prevent osteoporosis and rheumatoid arthritis

Pneumococcal vaccinations help protect patients with rheumatoid arthritis against serious pneumococcal infections of the lungs, brain, blood, and ears

Pneumococcal vaccinations help protect patients with rheumatoid arthritis against serious pneumococcal infections of the lungs, brain, blood, and ears

Signaling pathway could be a valuable target for future drug therapies against systemic lupus erythematosus

Signaling pathway could be a valuable target for future drug therapies against systemic lupus erythematosus

Atheromatosis, which lies behind heart attacks, stroke, and other cardiovascular problems, has a major impact on public health

Atheromatosis, which lies behind heart attacks, stroke, and other cardiovascular problems, has a major impact on public health

Shortage of pediatric rheumatologists often leads to improper diagnosis and treatment

Shortage of pediatric rheumatologists often leads to improper diagnosis and treatment

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

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

Immediate voluntary world-wide withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

Immediate voluntary world-wide withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

MHRA advice following withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

MHRA advice following withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

Study to test the effectiveness of anti-depressants in treating symptoms of Parkinson’s disease

Study to test the effectiveness of anti-depressants in treating symptoms of Parkinson’s disease