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When Autoimmune Disease Strikes Thrice: Managing Multiple Autoimmune Syndrome

September 20, 2019
By the time Lilly Stairs was diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis at the age of 19 — following an arduous series of tests and doctor visits…

In the Journals

Patient-reported symptoms linked to disease activity changes in SSc

September 10, 2019
Patient-reported symptoms are associated with clinically impactful changes in systemic sclerosis disease activity, according to findings published in…

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Social media opens new avenue to advocacy in rheumatology

June 21, 2019
Political activism is more accessible than ever thanks to the amplification offered by social media, and rheumatologists can use social media —…

Q&A With Healio Rheumatology

Speaking the Language: Health care execs join United Rheumatology to advocate for independent practice

May 24, 2019
In the ever-changing landscape of the United States health care system, rheumatologists need a voice. They need a voice in managing the complex web…

Meeting News

Congress of Clinical Rheumatology to feature both well-known, 'off the circuit' speakers

April 30, 2019
More than 620 registered attendees from 45 states and 11 countries are traveling to Destin, Florida, this week for the 2019 Congress of Clinical…

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Fighting an 'invisible epidemic' during Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month

March 13, 2019
Faced with an increasing incidence and prevalence of autoimmune disease in the United States —approximately 23.5 million Americans are affected…

National Rare Disease Week goes to Washington

February 27, 2019
More than 500 patient advocates met in Washington, D.C., this week in recognition of National Rare Disease Week, where they aim to educate and lobby…

Meeting News

Tocilizumab better than placebo in preserving forced vital capacity in systemic sclerosis

February 20, 2019
In two recent randomized clinical trials studying tocilizumab in patients with systemic sclerosis, a weekly regimen of 162 mg was more effective than…

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Direct-to-consumer genetic testing not ready for prime time in rheumatology

January 18, 2019
Splashy headlines in the mainstream media that proclaim advances in medicine are often not what they seem. That may be the case with a recent series…

In the Journals

Few rheumatic adverse events from immune checkpoint inhibitors require discontinuation

November 15, 2018
Researchers found that the most prevalent adverse effect linked to immune checkpoint inhibitors was inflammatory arthritis, and although most…

In the Journals

On-demand sildenafil not superior to placebo for Raynaud's syndrome

October 29, 2018
Despite a high probability that on-demand sildenafil is superior to placebo in the treatment of Raynaud’s syndrome, aggregate observed findings…

In the Journals

Wearable devices linked to increased activity in rheumatic diseases

October 11, 2018
The use of wearable devices that track movement is effective in significantly increasing the amount of and time spent performing moderate to vigorous…

In the Journals

Patients with SSc-related Raynaud's syndrome identify with patterns linked to microangiopathy

September 19, 2018
Patients with Raynaud’s phenomenon related to systemic sclerosis identify with distinct patterns of the disease that may be linked to…

ACR report card: Majority of states score 'C' for rheumatology care

September 4, 2018
The 2018 Rheumatic Disease Report Card: Raising the Grade on Rheumatology Care in America released today by the American College of Rheumatology…

A Diagnosis Divided

August 31, 2018
We begin with a 24-year-old previously healthy female presenting with gradual worsening — over the last few months — migraine-like…

In the Journals

Less than one-third of reproductive-age women with rheumatic disease use prescription contraception

August 28, 2018
Just 32.1% of reproductive-age women with rheumatic diseases use any kind of prescription contraception, while at the same time more than 70% use at…

Meeting News

Johns Hopkins named top hospital for rheumatology care by U.S. News & World Report

August 17, 2018
Johns Hopkins Hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals Survey as the top-ranked hospital in the country…

Healio Rheumatology launches 'Rheuminations' podcast series

July 16, 2018
Healio Rheumatology is proud to announce the launch of Rheuminations, a podcast series hosted by Adam Brown, MD, focusing on medical mysteries and…

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Diagnosis Detective: Deciphering dermatologic symptoms of rheumatic diseases

March 23, 2018
Many rheumatic diseases – including systemic lupus erythematous, scleroderma and the various forms of psoriasis – present with a…

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Unspoken and Undiagnosed: Addressing Sex and Intimacy Issues in Rheumatic Disease

Healio Rheumatology, June 2017
Sexual dysfunction and intimacy issues may rank high among the complaints reported by patients with rheumatic diseases, but these complaints often…

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