Rheumatoid Arthritis

April 14, 2016

New drug baricitinib effective for refractory rheumatoid arthritis

The medication baricitinib is showing positive results for helping rheumatoid arthritis patients, even in those who aren’t responding to other treatments. A new drug reduced the number of […]
April 7, 2016

Adverse Events Rare in Home Infliximab Infusion

A medication called infliximab, which is used as an infusion, has a low rate of side effects. This medication is used to treat autoimmune diseases, including […]
March 31, 2016

Lower rheumatoid arthritis fatigue by walking more

Regular walking can reduce the fatigue experienced by many people with rheumatoid arthritis. Walking exercise could be a new prescription in the fight against fatigue associated […]
March 24, 2016

Protein Determines Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease Activity

Experts have learned about a new protein that affects the damage done in cases of severe rheumatoid arthritis. A new protein that regulates the damage done in […]
March 17, 2016

Psychological Symptoms Impact Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease Activity

Those with rheumatoid arthritis, depression, stress, anxiety, or anger could be at higher risk of cardiovascular diseases. For patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), depression, stress, anxiety, and anger […]
March 10, 2016

Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs in the Pipeline

Numerous new medications are currently in development for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. A drug pipeline consists of a group of drugs that are in development at […]
March 3, 2016

Rosacea Connected to Diabetes, Celiac Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, and Rheumatoid Arthritis

The dermatological condition of rosacea appears to share similar risk factors as other autoimmune diseases, such as multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis. Rosacea is a common […]