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Aging slows perception of falling

News 6 days ago

Seniors need twice as long as young adults to realize they are falling, a delay that puts them at increased risk for serious injury, according to a new study from the University of Waterloo. The study appears in the journal […]

Seronegative RA-specific biomarkers identified

News 2 weeks ago

The links between autoantibodies and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are well established, but the role of antibody glycosylation is less well understood. Now, a new microfluidic chip technology is helping to uncover antibody glycosylation patterns as potential biomarkers for RA. Glycosylation […]

Febuxostat prevents gout flares in recent clinical trial

News 2 weeks ago

As reported by Dalberth from the University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, in the journal Arthritis & Rheumatology, the drug febuxostat reduced gout flares in a double-blind, placebo-controlled study of 314 adults with early gout. Febuxostat treatment also reduced synovitis […]

Scientists link 153 new genetic variants to osteoporosis

News 3 weeks ago

Professor David Evans, a researcher at the University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, et al., have identified 153 new genetic variants that are implicated in the development of osteoporosis following a major study. The research, led by the University of Queensland […]

Mechanism that underlies age-associated osteoporosis

News 3 weeks ago

A major health problem in older people is age-associated osteoporosis — the thinning of bone and the loss of bone density that increases the risk of fractures. Often this is accompanied by an increase in fat cells in the bone […]

Racial and ethnic disparities in lupus rates

News 1 month ago

Two new papers reveal striking racial and ethnic disparities in the incidence and prevalence of lupus, a systemic autoimmune disease that can affect virtually any organ system. The reports, which are published in Arthritis & Rheumatology, provide the latest information […]