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    Jul 18

    Medical marijuana users worry about Canada’s cannabis-impaired driving rules Medical marijuana users worry they won’t be able to get behind the wheel once recreational cannabis is legalized, as the government is not proposing an exemption for medical cannabis users under the cannabis-impaired driving rules. Toronto Star
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    Jul 10

    Vaping, medical cannabis backers say apartment renter's total smoking ban is 'ridiculous' A medical marijuana advocate in Saskatoon is raising a stink about one company's plan to ban all types of smoking in its rental apartments starting this fall. CBC News
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    Jul 10

    Staying Positive May Not Cure RA… But Depression Can Worsen Flares Studies indicate that depression may exacerbate rheumatoid arthritis symptoms, and might even cause disease flare-ups in some cases. Public
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    Jun 21

    North Van arthritis advocate speaks out after jaw replacement Northern Vancouver arthritis advocate, 22-year-old Jessica Legge, is raising awareness about the effects of juvenile arthritis and other rheumatic diseases. Public
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    Jun 21

    Health Canada Approves Taltz® (ixekizumab) for Treatment of Active Psoriatic Arthritis Health Canada has officially approved Taltz® (ixekizumab) for the treatment of adults with active PsA. It can be used alone or in combination with a conventional DMARD, such as methotrexate. Public
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    Jun 18

    New 3D imaging analysis technique could lead to improved arthritis treatment A team at the University of Cambridge has developed a new algorithim to monitor the joints of patients with arthritis using images from CT scans. Public
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    Jun 18

    When it comes to weight loss in overweight and obese adults with knee osteoarthritis, more is better Researchers have found that overweight and obese individuals with knee osteoarthritis can significantly reduce pain and improve function and mobility with a 10% or more weight loss over an 18-month period. Public
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    Jun 07

    Addition of Cosentyx® to drug plans across Canada expands access to treatment Several provinces will now reimburse Cosentyx® (secukinumab) under the province's public drug program for eligible adults with PsA and AS. Newswire.ca
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    May 15

    Saskatoon hosts top minds in fight against childhood arthritis The study, according to the University of Saskatchewan's Dr. Alan Rosenberg will help establish more effective treatments and may even begin to address that cause of childhood arthritis. CBC News
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