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Arthritis can hit even the physically active (World Arthritis Day Oct 12)

October 11th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Does arthritis affect only those who don't exercise? Experts say sportspersons, dancers and others with high physical activity too are at risk, mainly due to joint injuries.Sprains, ... Read more...

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Arthritis protein can reverse memory loss in Alzheimer’s

August 23rd, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) Memory loss caused by Alzheimer's can also be reversed by a protein produced by the body to fight arthritis. In some cases there is complete reversal of memory ... Read more...

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Aerobic exercise beneficial for rheumatoid arthritis patients

June 25th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Cardio-respiratory aerobic exercise is safe for patients with stable rheumatoid arthritis (RA), suggest researchers in France.The team from the University of Grenoble Medical School in France found that ... Read more...

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How women with lupus can boost their chances of healthy pregnancies

October 27th, 2008 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Rheumatologists at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York have now uncovered how women suffering from systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), an autoimmune disease, can have successful pregnancies. Earlier, ... Read more...

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