infliximab (Remicade)

What is infliximab, and how does it work (mechanism of action)? Infliximab is an antibody administered intravenously that is used for treating se...

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Baker’s Cyst

What Is a Cyst? Symptoms and signs A cyst is a closed sac- or bladder-like structure that is not a normal part of the tissue where it is found. C...

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Steroids to Treat Arthritis

Introduction to Steroids A syringe and an assortment of steroid pills; photo by iStock Steroids (short for corticosteroids) are synthetic drugs t...

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How to Keep Your Bones Strong and Prevent Fractures

Latest Arthritis News THURSDAY, Sept. 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) — If you’re a young adult, start thinking about your bone health, an ...

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For This Mom, Rare Bone Disease Is a Family Affair

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter Latest Arthritis News FRIDAY, Sept. 13, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Most people expect some risk in activiti...

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Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)

What is neck pain? What are common causes and risk factors for neck pain? Pain located in the neck is a common medical condition. Neck pain can c...

September 12, 2019 by moderator with 0 comments

FDA Approves First Treatment for ILD With Systemic Sclerosis, Scleroderma

Latest Arthritis News MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted the first approval for a drug ...

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Ankylosing Spondylitis

What are ankylosing spondylitis treatment options? The treatment of ankylosing spondylitis typically involves the use of medications to reduce in...

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Osteoarthritis (OA)

What are osteoarthritis home remedies and treatment options? Aside from weight reduction and avoiding activities that exert excessive stress on t...

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Health Tip: Preventing Flat Feet

(HealthDay News) — Flat feet occurs when one foot or both feet have a flatter-than-normal arch, says the Institute for Preventive Foot Heal...

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