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rheumatoid arthritis


Are women more prone to rheumatoid arthritis? Find out

October 27, 2021 1:44 pm

It is characterised by chronic joint inflammation, which can affect your knee, hands, fingers

World Arthritis Day: Know all about the inflammatory condition that affects the joints

October 11, 2021 12:06 pm

Every year World Arthritis Day is observed on October 12. This year's theme is 'don’t delay, connect today'

World Arthritis Day 2020: Are you at risk of developing arthritis?

October 12, 2020 10:50 am

Arthritis seems to be an inevitable part of ageing for a majority of people and with growing age, they accept limitations in their lifestyle as irreversible

Decoded: Why women are susceptible to autoimmune disorders

December 13, 2019 1:22 pm

The researchers, including those from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), said autoimmune conditions affect the body's ability to fight viruses, bacteria and infections as they cause a person's immune cells to attack the body instead.

Kim Kardashian reveals worrying symptoms of Lupus antibodies: Know all about the autoimmune condition

September 10, 2019 5:47 pm

Though there are no known factors, it is understood that lupus is probably due to a combination of environmental, hormonal and genetic factors.

Chandigarh: PGIMER gets 150 patients of rheumatoid arthritis weekly

May 07, 2019 8:14 am

About the symptoms, Dr Aman said stiffness seen in active rheumatoid arthritis is typically worst during mornings and may last for 1-2 hours and even a day in some cases.

People with gum disease at risk of rheumatoid arthritis: Study

June 18, 2018 3:39 pm

People with increased levels of gum disease are at risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA). RA is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects a person's joints, causing pain and disability and can also affect internal organs.

Obesity, smoking roadblocks in successful arthritis treatment

June 17, 2018 4:39 pm

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects a person's joints, causing pain and disability and can also affect internal organs. Obesity in women and smoking among men could be a major factor.

Too much physical workload can increase rheumatoid arthritis risk

June 12, 2016 5:31 pm

Increased physical exertion, bending too much or lifting heavy weights can increase risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, says a new study.

Trial for cheap medicine for rheumatoid arthritis soon

October 13, 2012 3:52 am

Biosimilar medicine is similar to original one used for rheumatoid arthritis patients and it will help bring down the medicine cost by 50 per cent.