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Forteo May Spur New Bone Growth in the Jaw

Studies reported in the New England Journal of Medicine suggest the drug teriparatide, brand name Forteo, may help heal jaw bone loss caused by periodontal disease or osteonecrosis. Read More >>

Popular Heartburn Drugs Tied to Fractures, Infections

A series of studies published in the Archives of Internal Medicine concludes that popular heartburn medications may increase the risk of some kinds of fractures and infections. Read More >>

Hyaluronic Acid Injections for Osteoarthritis

Research suggests that hyaluronic acid injections could bring osteoarthritis relief. Read More >>

Hand OA: Testing Hand Injections

Osteoarthritis in the thumb is common but often over looked. Discover what new osteoarthritis treatment is being researched. Read More >>

Prolotherapy for Knee Osteoarthritis

Prolotherapy is a series of sugar-water injections that is used to treat knee OA. Some report good results, but there are still questions about the therapy’s effectiveness and safety. Read More >>

Can Antibiotics Help Treat RA?

Can antibiotics really help in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis? Find out what research shows about antibiotics possibly helping control the disease. Read More >>