Getting too little sleep is linked with a higher risk of having low bone mineral density and developing osteoporosis in older women says a large study in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.
Vitamins are essential for good health but beware of consuming more than recommended levels, experts warn in JAMA Network Open. Continue reading
Using non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) to treat ankylosing spondylitis on a continuous basis is associated with an increased risk of high blood pressure experts reveal in Arthritis Care & Research. Continue reading
It may have lots going for it, but vitamin D cannot be used as a disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD) in rheumatoid arthritis, a research team concludes in Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology. Continue reading
Do exercise programmes actually help people with ankylosing spondylitis, experts asked in a Cochrane review of the evidence. Continue reading