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Latest Swelling of the knee Stories

2011-10-26 13:04:55

A novel study demonstrates that using nanoparticles to deliver osteoarthritis drugs to the knee joint could help increase the retention of the drug in the knee cavity, and therefore reduce the frequency of injections patients must receive.

2011-03-16 23:50:28

Clinical depression can exacerbate the symptoms of knee arthritis beyond what is evident on X-rays.

2010-05-20 08:00:00

ATLANTA, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arthritis Foundation, Southeast Region, Georgia Office announced today that baseball legend Hank Aaron will be participating in the Arthritis Walk-Atlanta on Saturday, May 22nd.

2010-02-08 07:40:32

Women with gout are at greater risk of a heart attack than men with the disease.

2009-07-23 11:01:48

Researchers at The University of Nottingham are hoping to find out if inflammation of the knee could be an early sign of osteoarthritis — a condition which leads to pain, stiffness, swelling and disability.

2009-07-16 10:09:57

Researchers at Rush University Medical Center are testing a novel regimen of hip-muscle exercises to decrease the load on the knee joints in patients with osteoarthritis.

2009-03-13 09:38:35

New research reveals men who get more vitamin C lower their chances of developing gout, a painful type of arthritis.

2008-09-16 06:00:10

NORWALK, Conn., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthritis afflicts half of Americans age 65 and older, according to the U.S. National Institutes of Health. Arthritis causes deterioration within the joints that serve as cushion between bones.

2008-09-13 00:00:05

By The Associated Press Two studies call into question whether many people with arthritis are needlessly undergoing one of the most common operations in America: arthroscopic knee surgery.

2008-09-11 18:00:05

By Linda A Johnson Two studies question whether many people with arthritis are needlessly undergoing one of the most common operations in America: arthroscopic knee surgery.


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aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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