Text Messaging Can Improve Adherence in Chronic Disease Patients

Is text messaging a solution for medication adherence? See what a new study found.

Early Remission is Crucial in RA

A Dutch study found that remission-directed treatment allowed many patients to achieve early clinical remission.

Risk of MS with TNF Inhibitors

Do standard rheumatoid arthritis drugs increase the risk of multiple sclerosis? See what Danish researchers found.

Weight Loss Improves Knee Osteoarthritis Pain

How big a role does weight loss play in reducing osteoarthritis-related knee pain? See what a new study found.

You Can Help Develop Artificial Replacement Joints

The RAND Corporation in partnership with the patient community CreakyJoints is seeking patients to participate in webinar discussions scheduled for February that will explore their experiences and their potential for involvement in future research.

What to Do About a Common Condition that Increases Gout Risk

Hyperuricemia, though not a disease itself, increases the risk of gout along with many other diseases. But should it be treated?

Enbrel Effective for Treating Kids with Arthritis

A significant number of children with arthritis showed improvement with Enbrel (etanercept) treatment, according to a U.K. study.

Drug Prices on the Rise…Again

Is the dramatic increase in drug prices for both brand name and generic drugs justifiable and sustainable?

Lifestyle Changes to Reduce Gout Risk

To reduce the risk of gout attack, you need to start in the dining room.

The Link between Workplace Dust and RA

Can exposure to workplace dust increase the risk of RA? See what a recent study from Malaysia found.