According to new research, obesity -- both in childhood and adulthood -- increases the risk of hip and knee osteoarthritis.
Elderly gout patients are between 17 and 20 percent likelier than their peers to suffer from dementia, according to new research.
Two studies presented on June 14 in Amsterdam at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology spell promising results for lupus patients.
A study shows gout patients who received daily text messages reminding them to take their allopurinol were much likelier to take the uric acid-lowering medication than those who didn’t receive messages.
Lower levels of physical performance and more severe disease are associated with higher levels of depression in knee osteoarthritis patients.
A new study indicates that two infusions of zoledronic acid -- one per year -- didn’t greatly reduce pain or bone marrow damage in knee osteoarthritis patients.
Patients who took canakinumab (Ilaris) reduced their gout rate by more than half, according to a new study.