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Study: Troubling Trends in Women’s Breast Cancer

The findings of a new study show a concerning trend in women’s breast cancer – rates of breast cancer in premenopausal women are growing...
Infliximab, TNFi, Overweight And Underweight Are Both Risk Factors for TNFi Treatment Discontinuation in RA

Overweight And Underweight Are Both Risk Factors for TNFi Treatment Discontinuation in RA

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients with either a low or high body mass index (BMI) are more likely than normal weight RA patients to discontinue...
Bariatric Surgery Lowers Five-Year Cancer Risk in Women, But Not Men

Bariatric Surgery Lowers Five-Year Cancer Risk in Women, But Not Men

A recent study observed a correlation between bariatric surgery and decreased cancer risk among women over a five-year period—the same association was not observed...
Calorie Information on Menus Lead to Lower CVD Incidence, Care Costs

Calorie Information on Menus Can Lead to Lower CVD Incidence, Care Costs

A new analysis suggests that requiring the addition of calories to menus could add years of healthy living to the average live, and also...
Exercise in AFib Lowers Death Risk; Heart Transplants and COVID-19

Cardio Round-up: Exercise in AFib Lowers Death Risk; Heart Transplants and COVID-19

Exercising with AFib Lowers Mortality Risk, Study Suggests Researchers for this study examined patient data from the third wave of the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT3) study...
AFib in Overweight Individuals May Not Be Related to Fat

AFib in Overweight Individuals May Not Be Related to Fat, New Analysis Suggests

New study results in Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine indicate that atrial fibrillation (AFib) in people who are overweight is not linked to the amount...
covid-19, ra, interview, Rheum Round-up: Europe Rejects EVENITY, Tanezumab vs. Placebo for OA, and More

Rheum Round-up: Interivew with a Rheumatologist, Hydroxychloroquine and COVID-19 Prevention, and more

Here are the top stories recently covered by DocWire News in the Rheumatology section. In this edition, read an interview with a rheumatologist, what...

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