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Age obesity are important factors in arthritis prevalence study finds

Apr 11// arthritis

A new Canadian study that obesity plays a large role in patients’ tendency to develop arthritis.

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CreakyJoints Protests ICER’s Rheumatoid Arthritis Evidence Report

Mar 24// arthritis ICER Press Releases

CreakyJoints offered its strong objection to the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review’s (ICER) Rheumatoid Arthritis: Evidence Report.

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Are Childhood Infections Linked to Ankylosing Spondylitis?

Nov 29// arthritis

Researchers in Sweden have found that hospitalization for certain types of infection during childhood are associated with the likelihood of a person’s development of ankylosing spondylitis (AS

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Joint Surgeries Common in Psoriatic Arthritis

Nov 20// arthritis

A Belgian study found that among patients with PsA, more than 48 percent underwent at least one surgical procedure.

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Congressional Arthritis Caucus sends letter to Express Scripts

Jun 16// arthritis

The Congressional Arthritis Caucus puts patients first.   We strongly support the efforts of the Caucus and applaud the leadership of Congressman David McKinley and Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo. Below please find their letter composed to Express Scripts inquiring about recent policy changes that restrict access to care. Arthritis Caucus Letter to Express Scripts

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GHLF Comments at FDA Public Arthritis Advisory Committee Meeting

Feb 10// arthritis

FDA PUBLIC HEARING STATEMENT, OPINION AND RECOMMENDATION Joint Meeting of the Arthritis Advisory Committee and the Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee       Discussion of data and analyses published in 2006 or later that are relevant to further understanding the relationship between nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and cardiovascular thrombotic risk that is […]

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