Respiratory disease patients with arthritis struggle to use complex inhalers
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  March 12, 2018  
  Arthritis  
  The latest arthritis news from News Medical  
 Mortality rates found to be high across all causes of death for rheumatoid arthritis patientsMortality rates found to be high across all causes of death for rheumatoid arthritis patients
 
Mortality rates were increased for patients with rheumatoid arthritis relative to the general population across all causes of death in a recent Arthritis Care & Research analysis.
 
   Respiratory disease patients with arthritis struggle to use complex inhalersRespiratory disease patients with arthritis struggle to use complex inhalers
 
Respiratory disease patients with arthritis could struggle to manage their conditions because their inhalers are too fiddly for them to use, University of Bath research has found.
 
   Failed osteoarthritis drug may help lessen opioid dependenceFailed osteoarthritis drug may help lessen opioid dependence
 
A new study from Indiana University suggests that a drug proven safe for use in people may prevent opioid tolerance and physical dependence when used in combination with opioid-based pain medications.
 
 Researchers discover link between rheumatoid arthritis and bacteria in milk
 
Researchers discover link between rheumatoid arthritis and bacteria in milkA strain of bacteria commonly found in milk and beef may be a trigger for developing rheumatoid arthritis in people who are genetically at risk, according to a new study from the University of Central Florida.
 
 
 Gout medication may help improve heart function in adult patients
 
Gout medication may help improve heart function in adult patientsResearchers at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine have shown that probenecid, a drug long used to treat gout, may be able to improve heart function in adult patients who experience heart failure.
 
 
 Respiratory disease patients with arthritis struggle to use complex inhalers
 
Respiratory disease patients with arthritis struggle to use complex inhalersRespiratory disease patients with arthritis could struggle to manage their conditions because their inhalers are too fiddly for them to use, University of Bath research has found.
 
 
 New treatment shows promise to fight against serious inflammatory disease
 
New treatment shows promise to fight against serious inflammatory diseaseStill's disease is a serious orphan disease manifested by high fevers, skin and joint involvement, including paralysis, as well as damage to other organs such as the liver or spleen. It is caused by a deregulation of the immune system triggering an acute inflammatory response.