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2013-11-12 08:35:23

"Functioning with Fibro" survey shows extent to which fibromyalgia pain affects personal relationships and ability to fulfill responsibilities at both work and home NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new survey, titled Functioning with Fibro, specifically sought to determine which fibromyalgia symptom was most impactful in the daily lives of fibromyalgia patients, and revealed that pain was the symptom with the most significant impact on social and intimate relationships,...

2013-11-07 23:01:54

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Pain Management Therapeutics Market to 2019 - Impact of Patent Expiries Offset by Demand for Neuropathic and Rheumatoid Pain Medications and Strong Pipeline London (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Summary GBI Research’s report “Pain Management Therapeutics Market to 2019 - Impact of Patent Expiries Offset by Demand for Neuropathic and Rheumatoid Pain Medications and Strong Pipeline“ provides insights and analysis into the market....

2013-11-07 16:28:34

Nearly One in Ten Says Joint Pain Impacts Daily Activity ATLANTA, Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A government report released today found the number of adults with arthritis is rising by about 1 million people each year, and along with it, the debilitating impact of the disease. The report reaffirms previous predictions that cases of arthritis would rise rapidly with the aging of the population. However, the impact of arthritis on activity limitations is exceeding previous...

New findings reported in the journal eLife add evidence that the trillions of microbes in the human body play a major role in regulating health.
2013-11-06 19:01:50

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online New findings reported in the journal eLife add evidence that the trillions of microbes in the human body play a major role in regulating health. Scientists used a sophisticated DNA analysis to compare gut bacteria from fecal samples of patients with rheumatoid arthritis and healthy individuals. The team found that P. copri was more abundant in patients newly diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis than in healthy individuals or patients...

NYC Exercise Program Reduces Pain And Fatigue In Seniors
2013-11-06 18:43:41

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Asian-American seniors living in New York City are feeling the benefits of a new exercise program that has helped decrease physical pain, boost mobility and improve the overall health of many participants, according to a new study by the Hospital for Special Surgery. The study, which was presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting on Tuesday in Boston, focused on a specific older Asian population in New York...

2013-11-06 13:49:20

Scientists are reporting development of a squishy gel that when compressed — like at a painful knee joint — releases anti-inflammatory medicine. The new material could someday deliver medications when and where osteoarthritis patients need it most. Their study appears in the ACS journal Biomacromolecules. Xinqiao Jia, Chandran R. Sabanayagam and colleagues note that in the past few decades, researchers have been developing a variety of "smart" hydrogels that can release medications...

2013-11-05 08:31:17

NORWALK, Conn., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Rheumatology Network presents comprehensive coverage of the 2013 annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology, specialists in inflammatory and auto-immune disorders including rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and gout. Concluded last week in San Diego, the massive conference included many pioneering insights into these baffling diseases. Rheumatology Network, an independent online community created for these...

2013-11-04 08:26:33

Pain Reduction and Function Improvement Continue 20 Weeks After Injection GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: AMPE) today announced positive results from the eight (8) week extension of the twelve (12) week SPRING study (clinicaltrials.gov NCT01839331) of Ampion(TM) for the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee (OAK). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120516/MM09116LOGO) In the Spring trial of 329 patients, statistically...

2013-11-03 23:01:38

There is a brand new writing on the website Vkool.com that introduces 10 home remedies for gout. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) November 03, 2013 The article on the site Vkool.com includes 2 main parts. The writer releases 10 home remedies for gout that people should apply to get rid of this terrible condition. This writing is useful for people who want to treat gout without using pills, drugs, or medication. In the first section, the writer provides people with 5 tips to treat gout naturally. The...

2013-11-01 12:27:38

Fun and Festive 5K Event Raises Funds to Cure Arthritis ATLANTA, Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Arthritis Foundation's Jingle Bell Run/Walk returns this holiday season to raise funds to fight and cure arthritis, the nation's leading cause of disability. In nearly 150 cities across the nation, thousands of people will take to the streets in honor of the millions living with this crippling and potentially life-threatening disease in the U.S. To view the multimedia...