arthritis

Paget’s disease of bone

Paget’s disease is a treatable condition that affects the bones, mainly in older people. Affected bones become enlarged, misshapen and

Denial of dementia symptoms delays diagnosis

People with the early signs of cognitive impairment are putting off seeing their GP for fear of being diagnosed with

Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is a type of chronic (ongoing), autoimmune arthritis that causes inflammation (pain and swelling) of the joints in

Faecal transplants may be future treatment for rheumatoid arthritis (RA)

4 May 2016 Hugo Wilcken Faecal transplants as a treatment for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) may be closer than you think.

7 Signs you may have sciatica

Sciatica is the name for pain along the sciatic nerve – the longest, largest nerve in the body. The sciatic

Pancreatitis

What is pancreatitis? Pancreatitis is inflammation of the pancreas – an organ in the digestive system which secretes digestive enzymes.

Myasthenia gravis

What is myasthenia gravis? The term ‘myasthenia gravis’ (MG) comes from the Greek word ‘myasthenia’ meaning muscle weakness and the

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