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 ...

January 31, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments

Knee osteoarthritis: What’s the best weight loss plan?

A new study set out to explore the best weight loss regimen for overweight and obese people living with osteoarthritis of the knees. Knee osteoar...

December 29, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

All you need to know about myositis

In today’s wording, the suffix –itis means a disease or inflammation of a specific organ or tissue. In the case of myositis, it is the mu...

December 19, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

What is facet arthropathy?

Like any joint, the facet joints can develop arthritis. This type of arthritis is called facet arthropathy. It may also be called facet joint ost...

December 19, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

What is polyarthritis?

Polyarthritis is present when four or more joints in the body become painful and inflamed. The condition is also known as polyarthralgia, which m...

November 26, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

Could vitamin D help to keep rheumatoid arthritis at bay?

After studying immune cells taken from the joints of people with rheumatoid arthritis, scientists have found that once the disease sets in, some ...

November 22, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

What are biologics for RA?

Rheumatoid arthritis is a type of inflammatory arthritis that causes the body’s immune system to attack healthy tissues that line the joint...

November 9, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

Study lists 33 foods proven to relieve rheumatoid arthritis

A review of existing research, published in the journal Frontiers in Nutrition, lists foods that have been proven to relieve the symptoms of rheu...

November 9, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

How do you manage arthritis in hands?

Many bones in the body, including those of the wrists and hands, are protected by cartilage. Cartilage can wear down over time. As a result, a pe...

November 9, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments

What is neck cracking and why does it happen?

The term “cracking” when referring to neck cracking is the popping sound that occurs when quick motions loosen the joint and ligament...

November 7, 2017 by moderator with 0 comments