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Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Have Better Chance To ‘Live Valued Life’ Now Than Two Decades Ago

By | 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.

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Omega-3-Filled Fish Can Prevent Rheumatoid Arthritis

By | Tue, 08/13/2013 - 12:07

By looking at tens of thousands of women over decades, researchers have found that regularly consuming fish heavy in omega-3 fatty acids can reduce the incidence of rheumatoid arthritis significantly.

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World’s First Biosimilar Antibody Treatment, Remsima, Approved By European Union For Rheumatoid Arthritis

By | Fri, 06/28/2013 - 11:02

The first biosimilar antibody-based treatment, called Remsima, has been approved in the European Union to treat rheumatoid arthritis.

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Cherry Health Benefits: 6 Reasons Why You Should Eat More Cherries

By | Tue, 06/11/2013 - 16:40

One cup of cherries a day can lead to better sleep and even combat age-related diseases and cancers.

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Top 10 Super Foods To Reduce Arthritis Pain

By | Wed, 05/22/2013 - 17:28

Check out our list of foods that may have pain-relieving effects on arthritis pain.

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Marker For Aggressive Form Of Rheumatoid Arthritis Found

By | Wed, 05/22/2013 - 14:02

A new finding suggests that hindering a certain destructive enzyme may be the key to treating severe rheumatoid arthritis.

Removing Proteins in Fat Cells Might Be Key to Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis, Study Says

Removing Proteins in Fat Cells Might Be Key to Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis, Study Says

By | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 01:01

Researchers have isolated proteins in the fat cells of mice that they believe trigger arthritis, a new study reports.

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European Regulators Reject Xeljanz, Pfizer's New Arthritis Drug

By | Fri, 04/26/2013 - 17:55

In a surprising move, European regulators have disagreed with the FDA on whether or not the rheumatoid arthritis drug Xeljanz is safe and effective.

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Multiple Sclerosis Gene Mutations Were Originally a Positive Evolutionary Adaptation

By | Fri, 03/22/2013 - 18:00

The genes that lead to autoimmune inflammatory diseases like MS, Crohn’s disease, and rheumatoid arthritis may have actually benefited our early ancestors– more evidence for the hygiene hypothesis.

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FDA Approves New Pfizer Drug for Rheumatoid Arthritis

By | Wed, 11/07/2012 - 10:23

The U.S. Food and Administration has approved a new drug Xeljanz (tofacitinib) from Pfizer Inc., for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.

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Company Wants to Treat Autoimmune Diseases With Pig Parasites

By | Fri, 08/24/2012 - 16:29

Massachusetts-based company Coronado Biosciences is developing a new class of treatments to fight autoimmune disorders.