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Osteoarthritis is More Than Wear and Tear
In contrast to the inevitability of aging, modifiable postindustrial-era risk factors could signal that the disease is preventable.
Lupus Risk Linked to New Genes
Transancestral study findings may lead to improved lupus diagnosis and treatment and solve ethnic disparities.
Arthritis, Comorbidities Both Impair Quality of Life
For older adults in particular, managing the comorbidity as well as the arthritis is needed to attain improvement.
Osteoporosis Pharmacotherapy Use Falls Short
Only a minority of postmenopausal women reported using appropriate therapy other than estrogen to reduce future fractures.
What About Gout: An 8-Question Quiz
The “disease of kings” remains poorly understood and undertreated. Test your knowledge of current treatment goals.
New Antirheumatic Drug Guidelines for Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
Rheumatic patients are more prone to complications post knee and hip surgery. Two physician associations have penned new treatment guidelines.
HCV and Primary Care: A Special Report Recap
For PCPs, now poised to play a bigger role in screening and care for patients with HCV, we highlight 10 forces reshaping the HCV landscape.
Baricitinib May Not Increase Infections in Rheumatoid Arthritis
EULAR 2017: The drug also lowered the rate of joint damage progression and maintained an overall low disease activity.
Climate Change Health Hazards Quiz
Test your knowledge of the products of climate change and the health effects they may have.
Postmarket Drug Safety Quiz: 8 Questions About Risk
Test your knowledge of the safety events that have occurred involving FDA-approved drugs since the turn of the century.
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