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Muscle Spasm Medications

Muscle spasm treatment chart with dosing regimens for muscle relaxants and other medications.

Arthritis Treatments: DMARDS and Other Immune Modulators

Dosing regimens of DMARDS and other immune modulators used in the treatment of arthritis.

Osteoporosis Medications

Osteoporosis treatment and prevention doses including recommended calcium and vitamin D supplemental doses.

CDC: Patients With Musculoskeletal Pain Use Complementary Health

CDC: Patients With Musculoskeletal Pain Use Complementary Health

The use of any complementary health approach for any reasons was significantly higher for those with vs those without a musculoskeletal pain disorder (41.6 vs 24.1%).

CDC Hosts Zika Action Plan Summit

CDC Hosts Zika Action Plan Summit

Virus expected to become active in some parts of the southern United States in early summer.

Time of Zika's Arrival in the Americas

Time of Zika's Arrival in the Americas

Findings suggest one person carried the virus to the region in 2013.

Pain Pharmacotherapy Changes For RA During Pregnancy

Pain Pharmacotherapy Changes For RA During Pregnancy

The pregnant patient with rheumatoid arthritis may need to have pain medication changed due to potential effects on the fetus.

Serotonin Plays Fundamental Role in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Serotonin Plays Fundamental Role in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Serotonin shows it plays a fundamental role in RA through regulation of the Th17/T-regulatory cell balance.

Low Load Exercises With Partial Vascular Occlusion Effective for OA Knee Pain

Low Load Exercises With Partial Vascular Occlusion Effective for OA Knee Pain

Combining partial vascular occlusion (PVO) with low to moderate-intensity resistance exercise training may be a way for patients with knee OA to participate in quadriceps strengthening.

FDA Approves Emergency Use of CDC Diagnostic Tool for Zika Virus

FDA Approves Emergency Use of CDC Diagnostic Tool for Zika Virus

CDC says emergency action to bolster US laboratory capacity for Zika testing.