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1 hr ago | Fort Bend Star

Are you experiencing back pain?

Unfortunately, bone and joint disorders and deformities are often the underlying cause of serious back pain and can most definitely hurt you.

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Related Topix: Health, Back Pain, Medicine

2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Cornerstone Physical Therapy in Clark -- Arthritis cases on the rise

As the aging population continues to rise, the number of people diagnosed with arthritis is escalating.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

3 hrs ago | JAM! Showbiz

Kathleen Turner threatens suicide over arthritis pain

Actress Kathleen Turner threatened to commit suicide if she suffered another nasty flare-up in her ongoing battle with rheumatoid arthritis.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Celebrities, Kathleen Turner, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Entertainment

3 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

Kathleen Turner Made Suicide Vow Over Arthritis Pain

Actress Kathleen Turner threatened to commit suicide if she suffered another nasty flare-up in her ongoing battle with rheumatoid arthritis.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Celebrities, Kathleen Turner, Rheumatoid Arthritis

3 hrs ago | The Alternative Press

Livingston's Lexi Narotzky to Speak at 10th Annual Walk To Cure Arthritis in Verona Park

LIVINGSTON, NJ As the 10th Anniversary Walk to Cure Arthritis quickly approaches, Livingston's 15-year-old Lexi Narotzky has been selected to serve as this year's Teen Honoree at Verona Park on June 1. Having been diagnosed with Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis at the young age of three, Lexi is proud to be able speak at an event that will raise funds ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Livingston, NJ, Family, Kids

5 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

Facial and Pedicure Specials

Increase both physical and mental energy, vitality and stamina while detoxifying the body of harmful toxins, chemicals, radiation, pollution, synthetics, and other foreign matter that have clogged up in the layers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Gout

7 hrs ago | The Medina Gazette

Psoriatic arthritis affects many people

People who suffer from psoriasis or have a family history of this skin condition may be at risk for psoriatic arthritis, a serious disease that causes extensive swelling and joint pain.

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Related Topix: Psoriatic Arthritis, Crohn's Disease, Health

10 hrs ago | The Day

Pfizer to seek approval for psoriasis drug

Pfizer Inc. announced Tuesday that a drug discovered and developed at its Groton laboratories has proven effective enough against plaque psoriasis that it plans to formally request regulatory approval for the remedy next year.

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Related Topix: Psoriasis, Medicine, Health, Pfizer, Biotech, Healthcare Industry, Food and Drug Administration, Rheumatoid Arthritis

Tue Apr 22, 2014

North Hamilton Community News

Free arthritis tai chi offered in Red Bank

Affecting one in five adults, arthritis is the second most frequently reported chronic condition in the U.S., according to the Arthritis Foundation website.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Medical News

P4 pain scale found suitable for use in knee osteoarthritis

The P4 pain scale compares favorably with other commonly used measures for patients with severe knee osteoarthritis , a Canadian study has found.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Daily Kos

Ageing Gracefully: Arthritis and Exercise

I posted the first diary in this series last week. It was a basic exploratory fishing trip to see if there was interest in such a series.

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Related Topix: Medicine

SFGate

Too many medications can be too much of a good thing

I was asked by family members to see their 89-year-old mother, Mrs. G., because she appeared tired and sleepy, would barely respond to questions, and was engaging less and less in her usual activities.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Modern Healthcare

Drugmaker Amgen sees 25% drop in Q1 earnings, records lower Enbrel demand

Biopharmaceutical firm Amgen missed Wall Street's earnings expectations for its first quarter 2014 as rising costs outpaced the company's revenue improvement and sales of its flagship arthritis drug Enbrel fell.The Thousand Oaks, Calif., maker of drugs that include arthritis injectable Enbrel,... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Enbrel, Etanercept (generic), Medicine, Health, Thousand Oaks (Thousand Oaks, CA)

KSL-TV

Relieve knee pain, retain agility and save your ACL with new knee replacement procedure

This story is sponsored by University of Utah Health Care , we want to keep your heart pumping and your life long.

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Related Topix: Knee Replacement, Medicine, Health, Sundance Film Festival, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

BayStreet.ca

Cardax, Inc. - "Astaxanthin for Human Use, The Origin of Cardax"

PITTSBURGH, PA / April 22, 2014 / Cardax, Inc. today published a new blog post on The Chairman's Blog, written by the Company's President and CEO David G. Watumull.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Medicine

BayStreet.ca

Crystal Synergy Advances To Bring Crystal Energy To A Topical Ointment

Dayton, Ohio / ACCESSWIRE / April 21, 2014 / The first product of its kind, Crystal Synergy has created a new paradigm in thinking about how pain can be relieved by treating the root causes.

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Related Topix: Dayton, OH, Homeopathy, Medicine, Health, Acupuncture

The Daily Beast

Are the Feds Hoarding Pot?By Steven Wishnia

Home to the only legal supply of research-grade cannabis, the National Institute on Drug Abuse has the power to shape the future of medical marijuana.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Drugs, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Medicine, Smoking

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Item

Study: herb eases arthritis as well as drug

The pain and swelling of rheumatoid arthritis was alleviated as effectively by a centuries-old Chinese medical herb known as "thunder god vine" as the commonly prescribed methotrexate, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Pain, Rheumatrex, Methotrexate (generic)

P&T Community

Sprifermin Shows Mixed Results in Knee OA

In a new study of patients with osteoarthritis of the knee, 12 months of treatment with sprifermin reduced the loss of total femorotibial cartilage thickness compared with placebo-treated knees.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Rheumatology

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Positive attitude key to keeping Lubbock woman mobile despite osteoporosis, arthritis

She never noticed any changes until about five years ago when she visited a doctor for a required yearly physical for her health insurance.

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Related Topix: Lubbock, TX, Medicine, Health, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

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