By Ben Wolford | Thu, 05/29/2014 - 19:00
King Richard III, described by Shakespeare as a "bunch-backed toad," wasn't as disfigured as people thought. But he did have a spiral-shaped spine, new research shows.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 12/06/2013 - 15:36
A new study shows that people with rheumatoid arthritis are living healthier, happier lives now than they did 20 years ago.
By John Ericson | Sun, 11/24/2013 - 17:07
The new rheumatoid arthritis drug sarilumab could significantly improve mobility and alleviate pain for people suffering from the chronic condition.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 10/14/2013 - 17:20
Dr. Frank Arnett hypothesized that Christopher Columbus suffered from reactive arthritis, a rare and incurable form of the disease.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 10/10/2013 - 17:59
Natalie Wright, diagnosed with juvenile idiopathic arthritis at age five, has new knees, hips and a new shoulder all by the age of 27.
By John Ericson | Tue, 09/17/2013 - 20:07
Copper bracelets and magnetic wrist straps have no effect on pain and swelling associated with arthritis, a 5-month research effort has determined.
By Chris Weller | Tue, 09/17/2013 - 16:14
Cracking your knuckles has never been conclusively shown to lead to arthritis.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 08/29/2013 - 01:07
"Super" broccoli contains a high level of glucoraphanin, a compound that may prevent arthritis.
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 08/13/2013 - 14:43
China generates buzz with a traditional Chinese medicine treatment for chronic illnesses — bee sting therapy.
By Lizette Borreli | Mon, 07/15/2013 - 15:52
Spanking in childhood is now linked to adult obesity and other diseases. Find out how to discipline your children effectively without compromising their health.
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 06/25/2013 - 12:26
Alleviate chronic illnesses and improve your overall health with water aerobics and professional tips from fitness instructors.
By Ansa Varughese | Mon, 04/29/2013 - 17:35
Researchers administered a drug that releases rotten egg smelling molecules to reduce joint swelling experienced in arthritic patients.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 12/28/2012 - 18:42
Researchers have found the molecular mechanism associated with development of osteoarthritis pain which may lead to better understanding and hopefully newer treatments for the painful condition.