Rheumatoid Arthritis

April 23, 2019

Non-invasive vagus nerve stimulation shows promise for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

There’s a new potential treatment for rheumatoid arthritis. Bioelectronic medicine scientists at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research collaborated with counterparts from Academic Medical Center at University of Amsterdam in the […]
April 18, 2019

Could you have rheumatoid arthritis and not know it? 

Symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. Are you frustrated because your joints are stiff, painful and swollen and you’re tired all the time… yet your doctors can’t tell […]
April 16, 2019

Periodontal Disease and Rheumatoid Arthritis: How Are They Related?

Rheumatology Advisor interviewed Dr Sofat, who suggests that better control of periodontal disease might improve outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis. Periodontal disease (PD) is a multifactorial chronic […]
April 11, 2019

Interventions to Improve Vaccine Acceptance in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis 

Citing recommendations and guidelines from worldwide government agencies and organizations, researchers believe that the consensus supports the safety of vaccinations for patients with rheumatoid arthritis who […]
April 9, 2019

7 Myths About Rheumatoid Arthritis 

Despite the prevalance of the disease, many myths about rheumatoid arthritis persist. We explore 7 misconceptions about the disease. Although rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is widespread, affecting […]
April 4, 2019

Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk Declines for Every Year You Don’t Smoke

Researchers say people who smoke for a long period of time have a higher risk for most types of rheumatoid arthritis Smoking cigarettes isn’t good for […]
April 2, 2019

Breastfeeding Rates Lower Among Women With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Participants with rheumatoid arthritis claimed that the reason they discontinued breastfeeding was restarting medication. Compared with the general population, women with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are less likely to […]