Health Tip: Coping With Shoulder Arthritis
(HealthDay News) -- Arthritis of the shoulder occurs when the
shoulder joint becomes inflamed, causing pain and stiffness.
Women Who Smoke May Have Higher Risk for Rheumatoid Arthritis
FRIDAY, April 26 (HealthDay News) -- Smokers and former smokers
are at increased risk for rheumatoid arthritis, a new study
'Mobility Shoes' May Help Those With Arthritic Knees: Study
FRIDAY, April 12 (HealthDay News) -- Special "mobility shoes"
might ease the strain on the knees of people with knee arthritis, a
small study has found.
Low Testosterone Linked to Later Arthritis in Study
WEDNESDAY, April 3 (HealthDay News) -- Men with low levels of
the hormone testosterone may be at greater risk for rheumatoid
arthritis, according to a new study.
Lifestyle Might Curb Loss of Height That Comes With Age
WEDNESDAY, April 3 (HealthDay News) -- The lifestyle choices you
make as an adult -- not just your health habits as a child --
influence how much height you lose as you age, researchers say.
Cartilage Gives Early Warning of Arthritis, Study Finds
TUESDAY, April 2 (HealthDay News) -- Exercise-related damage in
cartilage can help identify people with the earliest stages of
osteoarthritis, a new study reveals.
Certain Lifestyle Factors Linked to Arthritis in Study Patients
MONDAY, March 25 (HealthDay News) -- Smoking, obesity and diabetes are all associated with an increased risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, a new study suggests.
Health Tip: Is Arthritis Affecting Your Hands?
(HealthDay News) -- Arthritis can affect the many small joints
in the hands, making daily tasks difficult and painful.
Therapy as Good as Surgery for Some With Torn Knee Cartilage
TUESDAY, March 19 (HealthDay News) -- Physical therapy is
comparable to surgery in improving movement and reducing pain for
some patients with knee arthritis and torn knee cartilage, new
Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Be Costly
FRIDAY, March 15 (HealthDay News) -- Workers with rheumatoid
arthritis have higher health care and other costs for U.S.
employers than workers without the condition, a new study