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Augusta VA silent on patient's treatment

...orthopedic section keeps blowing me off, jerking me around, even though I explain the pains I feel are injury-related, not arthritis," Martin said.He said he never refused surgery, even though that is what is documented in his records, and that he just...

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Bank of America settlement likely to benefit few

...But then her husband was forced into an early retirement at a paper mill. And Holland had to go on disability because of arthritis and other health problems.The couple tried and failed several times to modify their mortgage, only to learn that its owner...

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Arthritis sufferers under 55

ATLANTA - More than half the state's arthritis sufferers are younger than 55 and most lack a...on the disease released Thursday. The Georgia Arthritis Report, conducted by the Arthritis Foundation, Georgia Department of Human Resources...

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New, better arthritis drugs promise relief with fewer side effects

...announcing big gains in the fight against arthritis this week, with several companies reporting...approved two new drugs to treat rheumatoid arthritis since September, drugs that aim to help...next year with the expected approval of arthritis drugs made by Searle Inc. and Merck...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/11/tec_244450.shtml
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Cancer drugs may help kids with arthritis

...was diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis at age 2. The fact that Allison can...parents, who once watched in despair as arthritis reduced their healthy, active daughter...swollen joints. Steroids tamed the arthritis but stunted her growth and produced serious...

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Companies announce gains against arthritis

...announcing big gains in the fight against arthritis this week, with several companies reporting...approved two new drugs to treat rheumatoid arthritis since September, drugs that aim to help...next year with the expected approval of arthritis drugs made by Searle Inc. and Merck...

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Drugs could mark arthritis breakthrough

...the new "super aspirins" help relieve arthritis pain? -- B.E., Evans A:According...40 million Americans have some form of arthritis, and the figure is expected to explode to 60 million arthritis sufferers by 2020. Often referred to...

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Improved arthritis drug to sell big

...millions of patients who suffer from severe arthritis may get relief from a new class of pain...eliminate the stomach irritation caused by arthritis medications now on the market. At least...Arthur Weaver, a rheumatologist at the Arthritis Center of Nebraska in Lincoln. "They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/27/bus_240155.shtml
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Study: Supplements no overall benefit in treating arthritis

...little help to most people with mild arthritis, concludes a large government study...unregulated health remedies. For most arthritis patients with aching knees, the health...study, suggested people with severe arthritis talk to their doctors about trying the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/23/liv_58916.shtml
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New hope for sufferers of rheumatoid arthritis

...fought the pain of crippling rheumatoid arthritis for 35 years. Some of her fingers and...nation's 2 million sufferers of rheumatoid arthritis are about to get a surge of new help...designed to attack the root of rheumatoid arthritis -- the immune system -- companies are...

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