Arthritis

Massage: An investment in yourself
The muscular system directly affects all the other systems in the body, yet it seems to be the most neglected. Massage can address many things at once including stress, headaches, neck pain, back pain, foot pain, tendonitis, sciatica, plantar fasciitis, poor circulation, inflammation, scar tissue and more. Certified Massage Therapist Shawn Linn, Lifestyle Health, explains why you need massage as part of your health and wellness routine.

Cimzia Approved for Inflammatory Arthritis

FRIDAY, March 29, 2019 -- Cimzia (certolizumab pegol) injection has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as the first sanctioned treatment for adults with non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA), a type of arthritis.

Nr-axSpA causes inflammation in the spine, There is no visible damage seen on x-rays, so it is referred to as non-radiographic, the FDA explained in a news release.

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Osteoporosis Often Missed in Elderly Men

FRIDAY, Feb. 15, 2019 -- Osteoporosis is typically thought of as a woman's disease, but elderly men are also prone to bone loss -- even though they often aren't treated for it, a new study finds.

Among men and women aged 80 and older, women were three times more likely to get osteoporosis treatment, researchers reported.

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