Home > Medical > Arthritis > News News All sections in Arthritis » About Joint Pain/Arthritis » FAQs » Juvenile Arthritis » Living with Arthritis » Managing Pain » Multimedia » News Americans handicapped by arthritis More than 50 million Americans have arthritis, and almost half of them can't perform normal daily activities because of the disease. Exercise may help people with arthritis Americans are not getting the recommended 150 minutes of moderate activity a week, which could help them with arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis drugs also help heart Drugs that people with rheumatoid arthritis use to help ease the symptoms of the disease might also help ward off heart trouble. Ask the Osteopath » Join us on Facebook » Ask CyberDoc » Subscribe to the Newsletter » 10 tips to take care of your joints Gadgets for arthritic hands Joint diseases also affect the young and active In light of World Arthritis Day AbbVie Pharmaceuticals would like to raise awareness and bust some of the myths around auto-immune diseases. Copper bracelets useless for rheumatoid arthritis According to new findings, copper bracelets and magnet wrist straps have no real effect on pain, swelling or disease progression in rheumatoid arthritis. Insoles provide little arthritis pain relief Specially angled insoles may not do much to relieve pain for people with knee osteoarthritis, suggests a new review of past studies. Expensive biological drug makes little difference An expensive biological drug was no better than cheaper, conventional therapy in terms of reducing time off from work for rheumatoid arthritis sufferers, a new study finds. SA elderly discard pills for condoms Many seniors in South Africa believe that the lubricant oil on condoms helps alleviate arthritis-related pain, according to a report. Omega-3s lower rheumatoid arthritis risk Women who often eat omega-3 fatty acids from fish are less likely to develop rheumatoid arthritis, new research suggests. Your pain may affect your spouse's sleep A new study indicates that if your partner suffers chronic pain from knee osteoarthritis, your sleep and mood may suffer as well. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.