Could a bacterium found in milk trigger rheumatoid arthritis?

New research suggests that a bacterium found in cow’s milk and beef may lead to rheumatoid arthritis in people who are already genetically ...

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What to know about tarsal tunnel syndrome

Tarsal tunnel syndrome occurs when the posterior tibial nerve, which runs along the inside of the ankle and foot, becomes compressed and damaged,...

January 28, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

What is palmar erythema?

Palmar erythema is a rare condition that makes the palms of the hands turn red. There are a few different causes for the condition, such as pregn...

January 12, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

What to know about iliopsoas bursitis

Iliopsoas bursitis can cause pain and limited range of motion in the hip joint. The condition often develops from overuse in athletes or other pe...

January 11, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

Is acetaminophen really safe in pregnancy?

With up to 70 percent of pregnant American women reaching for acetaminophen to treat pain, infection, and fever, debate about the drug’s sa...

January 11, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

What is tendinosis?

Tendinosis is a chronic tendon injury. It is a common condition but is often misdiagnosed as tendinitis. In this article, learn about the symptom...

January 9, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

What is bursitis of the shoulder?

Bursitis of the shoulder is a painful inflammation in the shoulder joint. It is common, treatable, and often heals within months. Rest and gentle...

January 3, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments