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Posted on Jan. 22, 2014, 6 a.m. in Autoimmune Arthritis Inflammation
New Target in Autoimmune Diseases Identified

Researchers explore the mechanism by which a protein known as TL1A triggers inflammation to result in autoimmune diseases from arthritis to inflammatory bowel disease to psoriasis.

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Posted on Dec. 27, 2013, 6 a.m. in Arthritis Cardio-Vascular
Heart Disease Risk Rises with Osteoarthritis

People who are affected by osteoarthritis of the hip or knee are at elevated risk for ischemic heart disease and congestive heart failure.

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Posted on Dec. 2, 2013, 6 a.m. in Cancer Arthritis
Molecule Common to Cancer & Arthritis

International research team identifies cadherin-11, a molecule that is overproduced in a variety of cancers as well as rheumatoid arthritis.

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Posted on Nov. 27, 2013, 6 a.m. in Autoimmune Arthritis GI-Digestive
Gut Bacteria Linked to Arthritis

Bacterial disturbances in the gut may play a role in autoimmune attacks on the joints, such as rheumatoid arthritis.

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Posted on Sept. 23, 2013, 6 a.m. in Arthritis Functional Foods Musculoskeletal
Beat Arthritis with Broccoli
Sulforaphane, a compound found abundantly in cruciferous vegetables, may help to prevent or slow cartilage destruction. Continue reading…
Posted on Sept. 5, 2013, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Arthritis Diet Fatty Acids, Lipids & Oils
Omega-3s May Reduce Arthritis Risk

A diet rich in long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids n-3 (PUFAs) may help to reduce the risk of rheumatoid arthritis, among women.

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Posted on April 24, 2013, 6 a.m. in Men's Health Arthritis Testosterone

Lower levels of testosterone are predictive of rheumatoid factor (RF)-negative rheumatoid arthritis (RA), among men.

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Posted on April 3, 2013, 6 a.m. in Arthritis Lifestyle

Smoking, obesity, and diabetes may raise a person’s risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis.

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Posted on March 7, 2013, 6 a.m. in Environment Arthritis

Two common perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs) – present in products such as fabrics and personal care products – may raise the risk of osteoarthritis.

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Posted on Feb. 21, 2013, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Arthritis Lifestyle
Sun’s Rays May Keep Arthritis At Bay

Exposure to sunlight associates with a decreased incidence of rheumatoid arthritis, among women.

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