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Living With Gout

Living With Gout

Currently, about 8.4 million people are living with gout in America. As the most common type of inflammatory arthritis, gout is a painful and frustrating condition.  But what helps gout? We’re here to help with all you need to know about living with gout and a few...

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Osteoporosis vs Osteoarthritis

Osteoporosis vs Osteoarthritis

Osteoporosis and osteoarthritis may sound similar, but they are very distinct diseases, and it is essential to know the difference between osteoporosis vs osteoarthritis. Both diseases concern the bone, which, as you may know, is what “osteo” refers to. However,...

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What Are The 4 Types Of Lupus?

What Are The 4 Types Of Lupus?

As a chronic autoimmune disease, lupus causes your immune system to attack healthy tissue instead of infected tissue or bacteria, which results in widespread inflammation and tissue damage. There are several types of lupus, and individuals with the disease typically...

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Shingrix Approved for All Patients Ages 18+

Shingrix Approved for All Patients Ages 18+

The FDA has approved Shingrix for shingles prevention in immunocompromised adults. All patients ages 18+ are now eligible to receive Shingrex (zoster vaccine recombinant). To learn more, call us at (281) 766-7886.

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What Is Psoriatic Arthritis?

What Is Psoriatic Arthritis?

Are you suffering from joint pain and swelling? A rheumatologist treats a broad spectrum of autoimmune diseases, one of the many being psoriatic arthritis. But what is psoriatic arthritis, and how can it be treated? Advanced Rheumatology of Houston discusses the...

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

A chronic disorder, rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is still without a cure, but researchers and scientists work on developing new rheumatoid arthritis treatment every day.  Early treatment and lifestyle choices can help reduce the risk of severe joint damage and limit the...

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Ankylosing Spondylitis Treatment

Ankylosing Spondylitis Treatment

Ankylosing spondylitis is a rare form of arthritis that mainly affects your spine. As an inflammatory disease, ankylosing spondylitis causes stiffness and inflammation and can lead to ankylosis (a new bone formation in the spine). While there is currently no cure for...

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Risk Factors and Ankylosing Spondylitis Causes

Risk Factors and Ankylosing Spondylitis Causes

Rheumatic diseases aren't always fully understood. When patients who suffer from ankylosing spondylitis and other inflammatory disorders need answers, they're the ones who pay the price. About 1% of Americans suffer from ankylosing spondylitis (AS), though researchers...

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