Prevention Effects of Sedentary Lifestyle After Just Two Weeks

Effects of Sedentary Lifestyle After Just Two Weeks

After 2 weeks of a more sedentary routine, participants lost nearly a pound of lean muscle mass and gained body fat.

Osteoarthritis Chondroitin Sulfate Effective for Knee Osteoarthritis

Chondroitin Sulfate Effective for Knee Osteoarthritis

Prescription-grade chondroitin sulfate is as efficacious as celecoxib in reducing pain and improving function in patients with knee osteoarthritis.

Prevention Outcomes of High-dose Vitamin D on Non-Vertebral Fractures and Falls

Outcomes of High-dose Vitamin D on Non-Vertebral Fractures and Falls

Colecalciferol did not show a reduce risk for fracture or falls in middle age patients taking a monthly dose.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Rheumatoid Arthritis Increases Risk For Cardiovascular, All-Cause Mortality in End-Stage Renal Disease

Rheumatoid Arthritis Increases Risk For Cardiovascular, All-Cause Mortality in End-Stage Renal Disease

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis and end-stage renal disease have an increased risk for cardiovascular-related death compared with patients without rheumatoid arthritis.

Prevention Regular, Strenuous Exercise Shows Reduced Cellular Aging

Regular, Strenuous Exercise Shows Reduced Cellular Aging

Adults who engage in high levels of exercise may gain 9 'biological' years.

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Relative Risk of Ischemic Stroke Doubled in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Relative Risk of Ischemic Stroke Doubled in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

A matched cohort study compared the risk of incident stroke in individuals with SLE with individuals without SLE in the general population.

Pain Management Preferred Treatment to Reduce GI Bleeding Risk With NSAIDS in OA, RA

Preferred Treatment to Reduce GI Bleeding Risk With NSAIDS in OA, RA

Celecoxib plus a proton pump inhibitor reduces risk for recurrent upper gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with arthritis using NSAIDs who are at risk for cardiovascular, gastrointestinal events.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Bi-Directional Links Between Rheumatoid Arthritis and Periodontal Disease

Bi-Directional Links Between Rheumatoid Arthritis and Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease may be the main precipitating factor in the development of rheumatoid arthritis by fostering the environment for multiple destructive mechanisms that attack synovial joints.

Gout Systematic Review Analyzes Antihypertensive Effects of Hyperuricemia Pharmacotherapy

Systematic Review Analyzes Antihypertensive Effects of Hyperuricemia Pharmacotherapy

There was low quality evidence from three trials indicating no reduction in systolic (-6.2mmHg, 95% CI: -12.8 to 0.5) or diastolic (-3.9mmHg, 95% CI: -9.2 to 1.4) 24-hour ambulatory BP with uric acid lowering drugs vs. placebo.

Gout Clinician Round Table: The Role of Diet in Gout Management

Clinician Round Table: The Role of Diet in Gout Management

A panel of clinician experts discusses the pivotal role of diet in the management of chronic gout.

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