Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Arthritis: Drugs Updates http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/ Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Arthritis: Drugs from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us wecare@smgnj.com wecare@smgnj.com 60 Common Gout Drug Tied to Lower Risk of Early Death in Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/686146/ Researchers followed British patients taking allopurinol Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients See Big Boost in Quality of Life http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/682692/ Dutch study found substantial drops in anxiety, depression and disability over 2 decades Tue, 3 Dec 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Standard Rheumatoid Arthritis Therapy as Good as Costlier Newcomer: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/677281/ Biologic drug Enbrel wasn't better for patients who didn't respond to methotrexate alone Wed, 12 Jun 2013 06:00:00 -0400 Glucosamine Supplements Tied to Risk of Eye Condition http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/676717/ Seniors taking them had side effect that has been linked to glaucoma, small study finds Thu, 23 May 2013 16:00:00 -0400 Help on Horizon for Cats With Arthritis http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/673622/ Anti-inflammatory drug meloxicam provided pain relief, but not from petting, in study Fri, 22 Feb 2013 17:00:00 -0500 Drugs Hold Promise for Severe Juvenile Arthritis Patients http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/671813/ Children's pain, fever, rash reduced in two studies, but questions remain Wed, 19 Dec 2012 17:00:00 -0500 Newer Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs Don't Raise Cancer Risk: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/668398/ Large evidence review of 'biologics' included nearly 30,000 patients Thu, 6 Sep 2012 14:00:00 -0400 New Pill Might Relieve Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/667467/ Studies suggest drug works but may have serious side effects Wed, 8 Aug 2012 17:00:00 -0400 For Juvenile Arthritis, Pill May Work as Well as Needle http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/665151/ German study finds methotrexate given orally had similar effects as via injection Thu, 31 May 2012 14:00:00 -0400 Arthritis in Children Linked to Infections http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/664207/ Limiting steroids when possible may help to lower infection risk, researchers say Tue, 1 May 2012 14:00:00 -0400 Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis Early and Aggressively: Guidelines http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/663399/ Intensive treatment from outset can help preserve quality of life, rheumatologists' group says Thu, 5 Apr 2012 12:00:00 -0400 Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Who Quit Statins May Face Raised Death Risk http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/663177/ Cardiovascular disease very common among these patients, experts note Wed, 28 Mar 2012 09:00:00 -0400 Inflammation Might Play Role in Heart Disease: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/662655/ Findings suggest certain drugs might prevent hardening of the arteries Wed, 14 Mar 2012 12:00:00 -0400 FDA Panel Recommends Second Chance for New Class of Painkillers http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/662637/ Trials halted in 2010 after some taking the drugs may have overworked damaged knees, needed surgery Mon, 12 Mar 2012 12:00:00 -0400 Rheumatoid Arthritis May Raise Risk of Heart Rhythm Disorder http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/662538/ Atrial fibrillation is a common problem that increases the risk of stroke Fri, 9 Mar 2012 06:00:00 -0500