Latest rheumatism Stories

2010-01-28 13:16:52

Researcher invents nontoxic drug that forces hyperactive immune cells to die.

2010-01-28 11:46:08

Largest US study to date finds mortality outcomes improving.

2010-01-28 11:42:56

Study confirms elevated cytokine levels are early indicator of disease.

2010-01-10 13:14:12

Work done in part by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston has led to the discovery of two new genes that are implicated in ankylosing spondylitis (AS), an inflammatory and potentially disabling disease.

2010-01-06 12:24:35

Rituximab treatment reduced patient response to pneumonia vaccine.

2010-01-06 12:11:51

Influenza vaccine not adversely affected by RA drug methotrexate.

2010-01-05 20:00:23

Study finds self-management alone may effectively treat early OA.

2009-12-14 01:00:00

BRUSSELS, December 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Results From a Survey Conducted by UCB Assessing the Lifestyles of Women With Rheumatoid Arthritis in Seven Major Industrialized Countries - A third of women living with rheumatoid arthritis say their disease impacts their enjoyment of the festive season - Women living with rheumatoid arthritis find shopping for gifts, preparing holiday food, writing cards and wrapping presents most difficult to do -...

2009-11-30 09:47:01

Gender and racial disparity observed in both country and city dwellers.

2009-11-30 08:34:26

Out-of-pocket OA expenses nearly 100 percent higher for women than men.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.