Chiropractor News

Suicidal thoughts related to pain in 1 in 10 patients with rheumatic or muscul...
Madrid, Spain, 14 June 2019 The results of a survey presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 highlight the significant impact of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases RMDs on mental health and a worrying lack of psychological care.1 Not enough is being done to identify mental health issues and provide the support needed to RMD patients, said Professor Thomas D 24 ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17
Study reveals significant gaps in essential rheumatoid arthritis care across E...
Madrid, Spain, 14 June 2019 The results of a large pan-European survey presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 investigated significant gaps in rheumatoid arthritis care across 16 patient-centred Standards of Care SoC in rheumatoid arthritis.1 Results reveal diagnosis within six weeks as the most concerning SoC, with 52 weighted means across countries of patients ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17
Inflammatory bowel disease and type I diabetes increase chances of developing ...
Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 Madrid, Spain, 12-15 June 2019 Madrid, Spain, 14 June 2019 The results of a study presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 demonstrate increased rates of type I diabetes and inflammatory bowel disease IBD in patients that go on to develop rheumatoid arthritis RA . 1 RA is a chronic inflammatory disease that affec ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17
Vagus nerve stimulation study shows significant reduction in rheumatoid arthri...
Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 Madrid, Spain, 12-15 June 2019 Madrid, Spain, 14 June 2019 The results of a pilot study presented today at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019 suggest that electro stimulation of one of the nerves connecting the brain to the body the vagus nerve , could provide a novel treatment approach for patients with rheumatoid arthritis. ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Jun 17
Kidney pain vs. back pain: Symptoms, causes, and when to see a doctor
The kidneys remove waste products and excess fluid from the bloodstream. These two organs sit on either side of the body just below the rib cage. The kidneys rest against the back muscles, which can make it difficult to tell the difference between kidney pain and back pain.
Medical News Today - Mon. May 27
Letter from the Editor: Transparency and trust
A couple of months ago, while I was getting ready for work one morning, I experienced a sudden, sharp pain in my lower back. It was excruciating, and I could barely move.
Medical News Today - Mon. May 27
Back pain on the lower right side: Causes and when to see a doctor
Conditions that affect the muscles, bones, nerves, or organs can contribute to pain on the lower right side of the back.
Medical News Today - Mon. May 27
A link between mitochondrial damage and osteoporosis
Some risk factors for osteoporosis such as being older and female or having a family history of the condition cannot be avoided. But others can, like smoking cigarettes, consuming alcohol, taking certain medications, or being exposed to environmental pollutants. But until now researchers haven t gained a firm picture of how these exposures link up with bone loss. A new study led by researchers fro ...
EurekAlert - Mon. May 27
Reviews highlight new advances in our understanding of focal and sclerotic bon...
Recently, extraordinary progress has been made in our understanding of the mechanisms and molecular pathways underlying focal and sclerotic bone diseases, rare disorders which have a strong genetic component. This has already led to a clearer characterization of these conditions and, in several cases, has enabled the development of new therapeutic approaches. The invited reviews featured in this s ...
EurekAlert - Mon. May 27
Glucocorticoid use associated with nearly double the risk for infection after ...
1. Glucocorticoid use associated with nearly double the risk for infection after joint replacement surgery in patients with RA Biologics had similar risk for adverse events across treatments Abstract http annals. org aim article doi 10. 7326 M18-2217 Editorial http annals. org aim article doi 10. 7326 M19-1088 URLs go live when the embargo lifts Glucocorticoid use, especially with dosages above 10 ...
EurekAlert - Mon. May 27
Duchenne muscular dystrophy prevalence increases, while incidence remains steady
New York, NY, May 20, 2019--In the first study of its kind involving Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy DMD in the U.S., researchers from the Deerfield Institute found that while the number of new cases has remained stable, there has been an uptick in prevalence--largely attributed to enhanced treatments and longevity. The study, which is titled Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Prevalence in the U.S. A Novel ...
EurekAlert - Mon. May 27
Progress to restore movement in people with neuromotor disabilities
A study published in the advanced edition of 12 April in the journal Neural Computation shows that approaches based on Long Short-Term Memory decoders could provide better algorithms for neuroprostheses that employ Brain-Machine Interfaces to restore movement in patients with severe neuromotor disabilities. This investigation was carried out by researchers of Duke University USA and has involved N ...
EurekAlert - Mon. May 27