Researchers discover link between rheumatoid arthritis and bacteria in milk
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  February 1, 2018  
  Arthritis  
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 Researchers discover link between rheumatoid arthritis and bacteria in milkResearchers discover link between rheumatoid arthritis and bacteria in milk
 
A 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.
 
   Women with rheumatoid arthritis suffer greater decline in physical function after menopauseWomen with rheumatoid arthritis suffer greater decline in physical function after menopause
 
A recent study published in Rheumatology suggests that women with rheumatoid arthritis suffer a greater decline in physical function following menopause.
 
   Rheumatoid arthritis found to worsen during and after menopause, study saysRheumatoid arthritis found to worsen during and after menopause, study says
 
A new study published in Rheumatology identified a deteriorated physical functioning among post-menopausal women with rheumatoid arthritis.
 
 Study shows that lower TKR utilization affects quality of life in Black Americans
 
Study shows that lower TKR utilization affects quality of life in Black AmericansIt's known that racial minorities in the United States undergo fewer total knee replacements (TKRs) for knee osteoarthritis, but it's unclear how this affects their quality of life.
 
 
 Researchers win $6.5 million NIH grant to personalize diagnosis and treatment of psoriasis
 
Researchers win $6.5 million NIH grant to personalize diagnosis and treatment of psoriasisAn experienced interdisciplinary team of psoriasis and computational researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center has received a $6.5M, 5-year grant from the National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.
 
 
 Dermatologists use novel combination therapy to restore skin color in vitiligo patients
 
Dermatologists use novel combination therapy to restore skin color in vitiligo patientsBuilding on prior research that examined the use of an arthritis medication to treat vitiligo, a team of Yale dermatologists has successfully applied a novel combination therapy -- the medication and light -- to restore skin color in patients.