Call Now (469) 708-0005

Articles about joint pain

Biologic therapies for rheumatoid arthritis may protect against rapid bone loss – Patient Talk

Last updated: 07/14/2020

Investigating best evidence regarding bone loss in rheumatoid arthritis (RA), review finds that early and aggressive treatment of RA with biologic drugs may have protective...

Read full article

Gout Often Impacts Entheses, Causing Ankle and Knee Pain — and Could Lead to Misdiagnoses

Last updated: 06/28/2020

Gout, an inflammatory form of arthritis, is well-known for causing joint pain — especially in the big toe. But the impact of this disease may go beyond the joint itself and also...

Read full article

Infection clue points to causes of rheumatoid arthritis – Patient Talk

Last updated: 06/27/2020

“Infection could trigger arthritis,” claimed a headline in the Daily Express today. But you needn’t worry that a cough or cold will cause you crippling joint pain: the headline...

Read full article

Preclinical Rheumatoid Arthritis: What Is It, Exactly?

Last updated: 06/12/2020

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can be notoriously tricky to diagnose, thanks to the fact that while certain blood tests, imaging tests, and a physical exam and symptoms can provide...

Read full article

Have Asthma or COPD? You Could Have a Higher Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Last updated: 06/04/2020

You may have already heard that people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are more likely to develop the serious lung disease chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which...

Read full article

Targeting zonulin and intestinal epithelial barrier function to prevent onset of arthritis

Last updated: 05/28/2020

Targeting zonulin and intestinal epithelial barrier function to prevent onset of arthritis Nature Communications volume 11, Article number: 1995 (2020) Cite this article 1738...

Read full article

TACI May Hold The Key To Helping More Lupus Patients

Last updated: 05/24/2020

TACI May Hold The Key To Helping More Lupus Patients TACI May Hold The Key To Helping More Lupus Patients 24 Aug 2017 Share Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Lupus) hijacks the...

Read full article

No increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis through anti-hormonal breast cancer therapy – Patient Talk

Last updated: 05/16/2020

Patients repeatedly express their concern that anti-rheumatic drugs could promote the development of breast cancer. In an autoimmune inflammatory disease such as rheumatoid...

Read full article

Is It Low-Back Pain or Ankylosing Spondylitis?

Last updated: 05/03/2020

Helen Thomas Tema Smith, 36, was living with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) for 20 years—yes, really!—before she even had a clue what the condition was. When she was 12, Smith...

Read full article

Get your hands and feet moving

Last updated: 04/29/2020

Unfortunately in recent years it is becoming more widely known that rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that causes joints in the body to be stiff and painful. 45,000...

Read full article

Doctors and rheumatoid arthritis patients differ on perception of disease activity – Patient Talk

Last updated: 04/22/2020

Researchers from Austria have determined that patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and their doctors differ on perception of RA disease activity. The study now available...

Read full article

Walking Routine for Arthritis: A 4-Week Plan to Start Walking More

Last updated: 03/21/2020

Walking is hands-down — um, feet-down — one of the best ways to exercise when you have arthritis. It’s free, you can do it around your neighborhood or even just around your...

Read full article