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Osteoarthritis and gout may be more interrelated than previously thought

July 18, 2019

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Researchers writing in Arthritis & Rheumatology have found evidence suggesting that osteoarthritis may be a precursor to the development of gout.

Cancer link disproven, high fracture risk and more news from Rheumatology Network

June 28, 2019

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In this slideshow, we revisit some of the most notable research findings in rheumatology featured in recent weeks. We begin with a study that shows TNF inhibitor treatment may not heighten cancer risk. 

High BMI Associated with Psoriatic Arthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis

June 17, 2019

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Three studies presented this weekend at EULAR in Madrid suggest that being overweight or obese can heighten the severity or arthritic disease.

Cancer and TNFi Link in Psoriatic Arthritis Disproven

June 17, 2019

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The overall risk of cancer in psoriatic arthritis patients who are treated with TNF inhibitors  doesn’t appear to be linked to their treatment, according to a study presented EULAR this weekend.