Can Doctors Predict Which Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Will Respond to Treatment?
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Can Doctors Predict Which Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Will Respond to Treatment?

Not all treatments work for every patient, with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) medications being the perfect example. Disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) are the standard of care for RA despite the fact…

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Arthritis Treatment Shows Off-Target Benefits for Those Also Living with Diabetes

A recent study published in BMC Rheumatology has found that a combination therapy could have a benefit for individuals diagnosed with diabetes and ankylosing spondylitis (AS), psoriatic arthritis (PsA), or rheumatoid arthritis…

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Tennis Pro Caroline Wozniacki’s Advantage Hers Campaign Supports Women with Inflammatory Conditions

Caroline Wozniacki has led an interesting life. Born in Denmark, she was immediately thrust into athleticism. Her father was a former football player (that's soccer for you Americans) and her…

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Study Finds New Therapy to be Efficacious for Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Unresponsive to Methotrexate

A new study published in the journal Rheumatology and Therapy examined the effect of baricitinib on Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) patients who have had an inadequate to their methotrexate therapy. Methotrexate and Baricitinib…

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Simponi Works for Patients with AS, RA, and PsA – Even with Prior TNF Inhibitor Treatment
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Simponi Works for Patients with AS, RA, and PsA – Even with Prior TNF Inhibitor Treatment

  In some cases, people have a medical condition that doesn't respond well to treatments. The journey to finding an effective treatment can be long and difficult. But for patients…

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New Lifestyle Guidelines Will Improve QOL for Patients with Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases (RMDs)

At this year's EULAR 2020 E-Congress, Dr. Suzanne Verstappen, MD, presented on how lifestyle changes could benefit patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (RMDs). Her interest in the impact of…

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Study: Felty’s Syndrome Presents Differently in Pediatric Patients
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Study: Felty’s Syndrome Presents Differently in Pediatric Patients

According to a study published in BMC Pediatrics, the rare disease known as Felty's syndrome is primarily known to affects adults between the ages of 50 and 70, but on very rare…

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A Simple Blood Test Could Lead to Personalized Therapies for Rheumatoid Arthritis and Related Diseases
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A Simple Blood Test Could Lead to Personalized Therapies for Rheumatoid Arthritis and Related Diseases

A recent study led by Morten Aagaard Nielsen and Tue Wenzel Kragstrup, who both work at Aarhus University in Denmark, hopes to help physicians determine the best personalized treatment for…

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