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The Superfoods You Should Consider for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Adopting a healthier diet rich in certain foods could help to alleviate the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, according to new research. Ginger, blueberries, olive oil and green tea are some of the ‘superfoods’ that may help to combat the painful … Continue reading

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk Lower for Women on The Pill, says Study

Researchers behind a new study in Sweden claim that women taking the pill long-term are significantly less likely to develop a type of arthritis in their later years. Scientists in the study, from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, analysed around … Continue reading

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Don’t let arthritis become a pain this National Arthritis Week

Monday 12 October happened to be both World Arthritis Day and the first day of National Arthritis Week 2015, which will be running until Sunday 18 October. The awareness week is organised by the charity Arthritis Research UK and is … Continue reading

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Arthritis pain causes workers to take off 40 sick days each year

Arthritis sufferers are in so much pain that they take six times more sick days off work in comparison to their healthier colleagues, according to new estimates. The British Society for Rheumatology, a professional charity organisation that is made up … Continue reading

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Evidence shows correlation between smoking and the bone disease osteoporosis

A report published in ACS’ Journal of Proteome Research, has investigated the connection between cigarette smoking and the development of bone fractures, as well as the bone degeneration condition osteoporosis. Sufferers of osteoporosis will usually experience the spine, wrist and … Continue reading

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