Rheumatoid Arthritis

March 28, 2019

Cardiovascular Risk Higher Among Black Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis 

Researchers found that data showed that a high percentage of black patients with rheumatoid arthritis had a cardiovascular disease factor and that about half had specific […]
March 26, 2019

Contrary to folklore, alcohol does not help with rheumatoid 

The idea that a glass or two may ease the pain of the disease is an artefact of ‘reverse causation’, researchers say. Andrew Masterson reports. Previous […]
March 21, 2019

Asthma and Allergies May Be Associated With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Researchers found asthma and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) to be associated, regardless of allergies or pollutants, including smoking. However, smoking was found to be a harbinger for […]
March 19, 2019

Discrete Trajectories of Persistent Pain Identified in Rheumatoid Arthritis

In patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with anti-inflammatory medications, long-term persistent pain was found to be common and may be predicted by higher levels of disability […]
March 14, 2019

Myopenia May Be Common in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Assessing body composition, including fat mass, muscle mass, and other tissues, investigators found that, in a Chinese cohort, body mass index showed no association with rheumatoid […]
March 12, 2019

How Will Rheumatoid Arthritis Affect my Job Prospects?

People with chronic illnesses are more likely to be unemployed than their healthy counterparts. So when it comes to finding a job with rheumatoid arthritis, here’s […]
March 8, 2019

5 Best Apps for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Smartphone apps have emerged as a key tool in managing rheumatoid arthritis. We list the 5 best rheumatoid arthritis apps. It may be difficult for your […]