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Tocilizumab Boosts Hemoglobin, Hematocrit in RA (CME/CE)
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2017.08.12]
(MedPage Today) -- Significant increases for anemic RA patients at 6 and 24 months

Tocilizumab May Be Option in Giant Cell Arteritis (CME/CE)
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2017.08.11]
(MedPage Today) -- Biologic agent with steroid taper performed better than steroids alone

Phase 3 trial confirms superiority of tocilizumab to steroids for giant cell arteritis
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2017.07.28]
A phase 3 clinical trial has confirmed that regular treatment with tocilizumab, an inhibitor of interleukin-6, successfully reduced both symptoms of and the need for high-dose steroid treatment for...

Certain Jobs Linked to Raised Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis Specialty [2017.08.11]
Title: Certain Jobs Linked to Raised Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Category: Health News
Created: 8/10/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

Occupational Exposures Increase Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines [2017.08.10]
Workers in certain occupations were at increased risk of developing arthritis, a population-based cohort study has found.
Medscape Medical News

Gold injections: Can they treat rheumatoid arthritis?
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.07.31]
What are gold injections and can they be used to treat rheumatoid arthritis? How are gold treatments administered and what may the side effects be?

15 Early Symptoms and Signs of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Source: MedicineNet Anemia Specialty [2017.07.07]
Title: 15 Early Symptoms and Signs of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 6/24/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Rheumatoid Arthritis vs. Fibromyalgia
Source: MedicineNet Citrulline Antibody Specialty [2017.07.05]
Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis vs. Fibromyalgia
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/5/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

Study links immune responses to intestinal microbes with rheumatoid arthritis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.06.27]
In patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), self-reactive T cell responses cause inflammation and progressive damage to synovial joints.

New gene mutations found in white blood cells in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.06.26]
Gene mutations accumulating in cells are typical of the development of cancer.

Rheumatoid arthritis: Regular fish intake may ease symptoms
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.06.21]
Eating more than two portions of fish every week was found to reduce disease activity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, a new study reveals.

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Source: MedicineNet Amyloidosis Specialty [2017.05.09]
Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/9/2017 12:00:00 AM

Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Not Ease Chronic Fatigue Syndrome After All
Source: MedicineNet anakinra Specialty [2017.03.07]
Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Not Ease Chronic Fatigue Syndrome After All
Category: Health News
Created: 3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

Pitt bioinformatics study provides clues to relationship between schizophrenia and rheumatoid arthritis
Source: Schizophrenia News From Medical News Today [2017.02.28]
An in-depth computational analysis of genetic variants implicated in both schizophrenia and rheumatoid arthritis by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh points to eight genes that may...

Patient Story: Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
Source: MedicineNet Cataracts Specialty [2017.02.09]
Title: Patient Story: Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 1/20/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/9/2017 12:00:00 AM

Rheumatoid Arthritis Quiz: What is Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Source: MedicineNet adalimumab Specialty [2017.02.08]
Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis Quiz: What is Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 1/31/2011 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/8/2017 3:14:37 PM

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): 17 Warning Signs of Serious Complications
Source: MedicineNet etanercept Specialty [2017.01.20]
Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): 17 Warning Signs of Serious Complications
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 7/7/2001 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Exercises Slideshow: Joint-Friendly Fitness Routines
Source: MedicineNet Hypermobility Syndrome Specialty [2016.11.30]
Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Exercises Slideshow: Joint-Friendly Fitness Routines
Category: Slideshows
Created: 11/13/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis)
Source: MedicineNet anakinra Specialty [2016.09.14]
Title: Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/14/2016 12:00:00 AM

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Symptoms & Treatment
Source: MedicineNet Baker Cyst Specialty [2016.08.24]
Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Symptoms & Treatment
Category: Slideshows
Created: 11/10/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/24/2016 12:00:00 AM

One in five rheumatoid arthritis patients missing recommended flu jab
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2016.05.03]
Research from The University of Manchester has found a shortfall in the uptake of influenza and pneumococcal vaccinations among those diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), potentially increasing...

Deaths from heart disease declining among rheumatoid arthritis patients
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2015.11.09]
Rheumatoid arthritis patients are twice as likely as the average person to develop heart disease, but a new study shows that efforts to prevent heart problems and diagnose and treat heart disease...

The impact of smoking and genes on rheumatoid arthritis
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Orthopedics
New insight into the autoimmune triggers for rheumatoid arthritis among smokers with shared epitope genes.

The impact of smoking and genes on rheumatoid arthritis
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Rheumatology
New insight into the autoimmune triggers for rheumatoid arthritis among smokers with shared epitope genes.

Adalimumab plus methotrexate effective for rheumatoid arthritis
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Rheumatology
Adalimumab and methotrexate is about five times more effective than methotrexate alone, according to a new systematic review of studies.

Arthritis drug could cure severe heart condition
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.06.13]
Researchers find that drug being tested for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis may also hold the key to preventing aortic valve stenosis.

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