Filgotinib may improve health and quality of life in people with rheumatoid arthritis

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Filgotinib, new rheumatoid arthritis drug, arthritis digest, arthritis informationFilgotinib on its own or in combination with methotrexate appears to increase quality of life measures in people with rheumatoid arthritis and reduces some symptoms, says new research in Arthritis Research & Therapy. Continue reading

Osteoporosis drug alendronate may be good for the heart

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An osteoporosis drug called alendronate has been linked with a reduced risk of cardiovascular death, heart attack and stroke in research published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. Continue reading

Gout does not seem to increase fracture risk

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gout, fracture, urate levels, gout arthritis, gout informationGout is not associated with an increased risk of fracture, according to a large study in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, findings that contrast with previous research suggesting that people with gout are more likely to experience fracture. Continue reading

Improving nutrition levels may reduce symptoms of fibromyalgia

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fibromyalgia nutrition, fibromyalgia diet, arthritis digest magazineAn imbalance of nutritive components may play a role in the development of fibromyalgia, experts report in Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy. Continue reading

Anxiety increases fracture risk in older women, scientists discover

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anxiety, fracture, osteoporosis, arthritis digest magazine, fracture informationAnxiety levels seem to be linked to an increased risk of bone fracture in women who have been through menopause, says new research from the US. Continue reading

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