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Arthritis

Arthritis (from Greek arthro-, joint + -itis, inflammation; plural: arthritides) is a group of conditions involving damage to the joints of the body. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

She started, built 2 companies despite all odds

Jun 13, 2013 - The Times of India

She started, built 2 cos despite all odds

Jun 12, 2013 - The Times of India

Arthritis drug blow for AstraZeneca chief

Jun 05, 2013 - Financial Times

Merck to pay J&J $500m over arthritis drug

Apr 16, 2011 - Financial Times

Ill health may stand in the way of new home

Apr 09, 2011 - Financial Post

Tai Chi reduces arthritis pains: study

Nov 09, 2010 - France24

Merck relies on prescription of cost-cuts

Oct 30, 2010 - Financial Times

Articles About Arthritis

Actress Kristen Johnston poses during a photocall to promote the television series "The Exes"
Celebrities Suffering From Lupus: Facts About the Disease

By IBTimes AU

Actress Kristen Johnston, pop star Selena Gomez, R&B singer Whitney Houston and even Lady Gaga have said they suffer from Lupus. The autoimmune disease causes the immune system of the body to become hyperactive and attack its own tissues. (Jul 24)

MORE TOPICS: LADY GAGA

Molecular Genetics Technical Specialist Jaime Wendt (R) and Mike Tschannen work in the Human and Molecular Genetics Center Sequencing Core at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee May 9, 2014.
Science Explores Flatulence, Fart Smell: 5 Things to Know

By IBTimes AU

So what’s in a fart that made researchers claim sniffing the smell is good for the health? Science has been toying with the theory that sniffing fart could be helpful in the treatment and prevention of certain illnesses. (Jul 16)

MORE TOPICS: AGING, CANCER, AUTISM

No Link between Weather and Back Ache – Study

By IBTimes AU

The weather is not responsible for back pain, said researchers at the George Institute for Global Health at the University of Sydney, Australia. According to the study, published this week in the journal ‘Arthritis Care & Research’, there is no conn... (Jul 14)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, BACK PAIN

Castaneda, chef and owner of La Guayaba Verde restaurant grabs an egg as he prepares dishes at the restaurant's kitchen in Caracas
Rotten Eggs, Flatulence Hold Cure for Stroke, Diabetes, Dementia

By IBTimes AU

Rotten Eggs and flatulence have hydrogen sulfide, which when used in the right dosage, can help in the treatment and cure of diabetes, arthritis, heart failure, dementia and aging, says scientists at the University of Exeter. (Jul 11)

MORE TOPICS: AGING

Virgin Coconut Oil Can Help Cure Arthritis

By IBTimes AU

Virgin coconut oil, prepared using the wet-milling method and heat, can cure acute arthritis, sid researchers in India. A few researchers in India have conducted a study to prove that the antioxidants in virgin coconut oil reduces inflammation causin... (Jul 07)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA

Medicines
Forbes Global 2000: Biggest Drug Companies of 2014; Pfizer Tops List

By IBTimes AU

The Forbes Global 2000 ranks annually the top 2,000 public companies in the world as assessed by Forbes magazine on the basis of sales, profit, assets and market value and has been published from 2004 onwards. (Jun 25)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, PFIZER, NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY, GLAXOSMITHKLINE, ANTIBIOTIC, MANUFACTURING, RUSSIA

Steve Perry Returns Live on Stage After 20 Years [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Journey's former lead singer Steve Perry sang live on stage again with the alternative rock band Eels at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minnesota on Saturday, May 24. (May 29)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, HOLLYWOOD, BREAST CANCER, CANCER, BILLBOARD

HIV Cure: Medical Cannabis Or 'Weed' Explored To Help Stop HIV Infection Using THC Component; Laws Prevent Clinical Trials On Humans

By IBTimes AU

Marijuana or "weed" is now among the several ingredients that researchers are looking into to helping stop further spread of HIV infection. (Feb 17)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE, AIDS, ADDICTION, INFECTION, CANCER

Italian woman had her baby forcibly removed by caesarean section by Essex social workers. (Reuters Picture)
Despite Having 7 Kids, Aussie Parents of Unborn Baby With 2 Faces, 2 Brains Refuse to Abort Child (VIDEOS)

By IBTimes AU

In an unusual display of unconditional love - an apt theme for this month of love - a couple from Sydney, Australia, decided to push through with the pregnancy of the wife despite the unborn baby having 2 faces and 2 brain, but one body. (Feb 12)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, AUTISM

Top 10 Myths Surrounding Laser Eye Surgery

By Women Fitness

Around 100,000 people, tired of wearing glasses or contact lenses, undergo corrective laser eye surgery in the UK every year. About 700,000 Lasik procedures are performed annually in the U.S. at an average cost of $2,000 per eye. (Feb 08)

MORE TOPICS: INFECTION