Posts Tagged ‘Research on Rheumatoid Arthritis’

  • Arthritis Prescreening Like Minority Report

    Chronic illness advocate Kelly O’Neill Young responds to a newspaper article objections to very early rheumatoid arthritis prescreening research.

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis CRP Levels

    The role of rheumatoid arthritis CRP levels in treating people with rheumatoid disease including weakness of CRP to predict bone damage and function loss.

  • Remaining Pain in Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Remaining Pain in Rheumatoid Arthritis is pain that remains after medical treatment. Properly interpreting symptoms is fundamental to understanding RA / RD.

  • The Role of Pain in Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Pain in Rheumatoid Arthritis is principal a sign of disease activity, but is often given less significance because other factors are easier to measure.

  • Curing Rheumatoid Arthritis in Mice and Men

    Curing rheumatoid arthritis is elusive and complicated for good reasons. Examining why curing RA in mice does not always produce treatments for humans.

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Mortality

    Rheumatoid arthritis mortality is increased by 40% according to an investigation by Brigham and Woman’s Hospital. Seropositive disease presents greater risk

  • Does Diet Influence the Risk of Developing Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?

    “The Mediterranean diet, rich in fish, plant food, mono- and polyunsaturated fat, and including moderate wine consumption, has been suggested to protect against e.g. cardiovascular disease, but its effect on RA development has only been studied to a limited extent.”[1] Do Mediterranean or vegetarian diets impact Rheumatoid Arthritis risk? The Swedish Epidemiological Investigation of Rheumatoid […]

  • The Cricoarytenoid Joint and Rheumatoid Disease

    Speechless… the cricoarytenoid joint is commonly affected in Rheumatoid Disease Recently a small study from Brazil raised the topic of cricoarytenoid arthritis (CA), a little-recognized aspect of Rheumatoid Disease. In 2009, RAW first discussed CA with patients who expressed amazement that their vocal cord / larynx problems were related to their Rheumatoid Disease. There are […]

  • New Biomarkers for Rheumatoid Arthritis /Rheumatoid Disease

    A biomarker is an indicator of a disease or of a physiological state. Currently used biomarkers in blood tests for Rheumatoid Arthritis Anti-CCP / ACPA Rheumatoid factor 14-3-3η Vectra DA, a combination of 12 biomarkers that can be associated with RD Why do we need to find more biomarkers? Finding the ultimate biomarker for Rheumatoid […]