rheumatoid arthritis

December 10, 2019

Older Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Sometimes Overlooked

More than 1.5 million U.S. adults experience the swollen joints and pain of rheumatoid arthritis. Treatment for rheumatoid arthritis can include medications ranging from over-the-counter painkiller… […]
August 8, 2019

Rheumatoid Arthritis Medications & Sun Exposure

Certain rheumatoid arthritis medications may cause photosensitivity, or sensitivity to sun exposure. We review them and offer tips for your patients. With summer in full swing, […]
August 6, 2019

Cancer risks examined in rheumatoid arthritis patients

There is a correlation between certain cancers and rheumatoid arthritis. Compared with the general population, there is an increased risk for certain cancers in patients with […]
August 1, 2019

Researchers compare cost effectiveness of different types of treatments for rheumatoid arthritis

A look at the cost effectiveness of rheumatoid arthritis treatments. A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in Finland has created a model to compare […]
July 30, 2019

Maternal Rheumatoid Arthritis During Pregnancy Might have Life-Long Consequences for Offspring

Children born to women who have rheumatoid arthritis during pregnancy could experience life-long health effects due to changes to DNA that alter genetic activity, new research […]
July 25, 2019

Finances, Medication Risk Aversion Top Barriers to Rheumatoid Arthritis Care

In an online survey, researchers collected data from patients with rheumatoid arthritis to garner their treatment priorities: They found data that showed finances were the top […]
July 23, 2019

How to adapt your computer for living with arthritis

Tips for computer use. Over 9 million people in the UK suffer from arthritis. If you’re one of them, you’ll know that it causes pain and […]