According to a study presented today at EULAR 2012, the Annual Congress of the European League Against Rheumatism, patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA) who are starting anti-tumour necrosis factor (anti-TNF) treatment and adhere to a hypocaloric diet have a significantly greater chance of achieving minimal disease activity (MDA, an important measure of disease activity) at six months compared to those on a standard diet.
THIS Subtle Dementia Symptom Sends Warning 9 Years Early
The PLOS Medicine Editors announce a Special Issue on Dementia to be guest edited by Dr. Carol Brayne and Dr. Bruce Miller. Submissions are now being accepted ahead of the deadline of September 30. PLOS Medicine, a premier open access medical journal published by PLOS, is now inviting submissions of research papers to be considered for publication in a special issue on the pathophysiology, prevention, treatment, and societal impact of dementia. This special issue, planned for publication in…
Primary causes of dementia include a number of neurological disorders, from the well-known Alzheimer's disease to less familiar disorders, such as Pick's disease. Primary causes of dementia usually cause irreversible memory loss and impaired thought processing