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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients discontinue long treatments with anti-TNF therapies mainly because the drug therapies lose effectiveness, according to a new study. The results, which included data from 123 patients ... Read more
Pregnant women taking high doses of steroids for their autoimmune inflammatory diseases are at higher risk of developing a serious infection than those on lower steroid doses, according to a study. ... Read more
New research presented at the European League Against Rheumatism Annual Congress (EULAR 2016) June 8-11 in London could help with the development of personalized treatments for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Specific ... Read more
Researchers in Ankara, Turkey, found no connection between cigarette smoking — either active or passive — and disease activity in people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), according to the study “Effect of Exposure ... Read more
When rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is diagnosed in women of child-bearing age, it can compromise fertility and prevent conception, with several factors contributing to the prolonged time to pregnancy (TTP) and fewer ... Read more
Researchers discussed several rheumatoid arthritis (RA) topics during the European League Against Rheumatism Annual European (EULAR) Congress, which took place last June in Rome, Italy. The editor of Healio/Rheumatology overviewed ... Read more
A multinational international research team concluded that rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients treated with Xeljanz, the trade name of tofactinib citrate, have a diminished response to pneumococcal but not influenza vaccines. ... Read more