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October 13, 2017
Lupus Walk 2017 Medical Honoree
October 9, 2017
Rheumatoid Arthritis and Interstitial Lung Disease...
October 8, 2017
Interstitial lung disease
July 1, 2017
Karim Richard Masri, MD, RhMSUS
There are several kinds of arthritis
Degenerative or Osteoarthritis
Two of the most common kinds of Inflammatory Arthritis are Rhe...
What It Is?
Osteoarthritis is also known as "wear and tear arthritis," mechanical arthritis, or non-inflammatory arthritis. There are hereditary and vocational components. Post-traumatic joint injuries may also predispose to it.
What It Isn't?
All lupus patients are NOT equal. therefore, treatment is not always the same. However, the backbone of treatment is.
1) HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE (Plaquenil)
The cornerstone medication for any lupus patient is hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil), which is an old anti-malarial med...
May 1, 2017
Quoted in a Q&A for Our Health. My thoughts on how diet may affect arthritis are included below. For the full newsletter, click here.
Food impacts the gastrointestinal tract in the same way that viruses affect the immune system. As such, we should be cautious of what we...
January 22, 2017
Quoted in The Roanoke Times. An excerpt is included below. To read the full piece, click here.
“Dr. Karim Richard Masri of the Arthritis and Osteoporosis Center of Richmond said patients who understand their diseases become empowered through their knowledge, creating a...