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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…

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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…

Meeting News

Collaboration between ophthalmologists, rheumatologists needed for immunosuppression

April 8, 2019
CHICAGO — Rheumatologists should make greater efforts to collaborate with ophthalmologists to better care for patients with inflammatory and…

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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…

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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 JournalsPerspective

More than half of arthritis patients aged 45 or older untreated

October 16, 2018
More than 50% of adults aged 45 years or older with some form of arthritis are currently going untreated, despite a substantial proportion…

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

Arthritis highly prevalent in older adults with depression

September 20, 2018
A study published in the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry reported that arthritis was highly prevalent among older adults with varying…

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…

Meeting News

Rheumatic adverse effects of checkpoint inhibitor therapy chronic in 50% of patients

April 29, 2018
BOSTON — The potential rheumatic side effects of checkpoint inhibitor therapy in patients with cancer can include arthralgia, arthritis…

FDA News

CV safety of celecoxib, other NSAIDs debated before FDA

April 24, 2018
Two FDA advisory committees will have a joint meeting on April 24-25, 2018 to discuss a supplemental new drug application submitted by Pfizer…

In the JournalsPerspective

CV effects of NSAIDs similar when combined with aspirin

April 17, 2018
In a new post hoc analysis from the PRECISION trial, celecoxib had a better CV safety profile vs. ibuprofen and naproxen among patients not taking…

In the Journals

Younger age, high disease activity linked to methotrexate failure

April 4, 2018
Patients with arthritis who are younger, have rheumatoid factor positivity and demonstrate higher disease activity at baseline are at an increased…

In the Journals

Biologic use before, during pregnancy not linked to preterm birth

March 15, 2018
The use of biologic medications for autoimmune diseases prior to or during pregnancy is not associated with an increased risk for preterm delivery or…

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