Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Arthritis: Rheumatoid Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Arthritis: Rheumatoid from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 'Ground Zero' Workers at Risk of Autoimmune Diseases: Study Prolonged exposure linked to rheumatoid arthritis, lupus Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Tropical Virus Symptoms Can Mimic Rheumatoid Arthritis: Study Similarities may make diagnosis of chikungunya more difficult, researchers say Fri, 20 Feb 2015 17:00:00 -0500 Certain Infections Linked to Reduced Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis Gut, urinary tract and genital conditions may offer some protection, study suggests Thu, 5 Feb 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Weight Could Influence Rheumatoid Arthritis Relief Study finds overweight people are less likely to have remission Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Rheumatoid Arthritis in Moms-to-Be Linked to Premature Births Low birth weight also more likely, researchers found Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Lower Doses of Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs May Work for Some Study found many patients with early stage disease stayed in remission with less medication Wed, 5 Nov 2014 17:00:00 -0500 Salty Foods May Double Smokers' Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis About half of raised risk from tobacco tied to interaction with too much sodium, study finds Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Many Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients May Skip Meds: Study This could lead to worsening of symptoms, researchers say Wed, 3 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Certain Symptoms Can Delay Lupus Diagnosis, Researchers Report Headache, seizures often lead doctors down the wrong path Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:00:00 -0400 Hairless Man Now Hairy, Thanks to Arthritis Drug Finding points to possible treatment for condition called alopecia universalis Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Could a Few Beers a Week Cut a Woman's Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk? Study finds the brew is helpful, but drinking too much is never warranted, experts say Wed, 7 May 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Rheumatoid Arthritis May Harm Kidneys Study found patients may be more likely to develop renal disease Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 CT Scans Might Help Diagnose Gout in Some Cases But, standard needle aspiration testing usually effective, study authors report Wed, 26 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Pain Can Plague Women After Knee Replacement Surgery Study also found that type of anesthesia and patient's weight play a role in levels of discomfort Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Shoulder Replacement May Help for Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis Study found that surgery to relieve pain and stiffness held up for a decade Thu, 30 Jan 2014 12:00:00 -0500