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What infections have been associated with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)?

Infections (General)

Recent scientific forays into the human microbiome have found a remarkably close association to imbalances in gut microbiota, the lack or overabundance of particular… Read more »


A selection of international research, mirroring and subsequent to the life’s work of Dr. Thomas McPherson Brown, correlating various mycoplasma… Read more »


The following research from around the world, carried out over the course of 5-6 decades, focuses on streptococcus as a… Read more »

Porphyromonas gingivalis

Extensive study has been conducted around the world identifying periodontitis-causing oral pathogens, primarily Porphyromonas gingivalis, as having a strong association… Read more »

Prevotella Copri

Recent research in the field of human microbiome studies are lending credibility to the notion that the human gut holds… Read more »

Lyme disease

A selection of scientific research from around the world is presented here, correlating rheumatoid arthritis (RA) to the infectious cause… Read more »

Proteus mirabilis

A sampling of research in the last decade that points strongly to a correlation between the upper urinary tract infection, Proteus… Read more »

Helicobacter pylori

International research has been conducted to determine whether the causative organism of some gastrointestinal disease symptoms (such as, indigestion, nausea,… Read more »

Are there any studies showing efficacy of antibiotic therapy for rheumatoid arthritis (RA)?

Antibiotics (General)

While the cause and progression of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) continues to remain controversial, the potential remains for antibiotic therapy to… Read more »


Antibiotics in the macrolide class, such as clarithromycin, azithromycin, and roxithromycin, developed to treat gram-negative anaerobic bacteria, have been studied… Read more »


Clindamycin (brands: Cleocin, Dalacin, Clinacin) is a broad-spectrum antibiotic in the class of lincosamides, which is used as an anti-parasitic… Read more »


Speculation on the mode of action of anti-parasitic medications and herbs for use in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) continues to this… Read more »


Levofloxacin (brand name is Levaquin) is in the fluoroquinolone class of antibiotics and has broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity, typically used to… Read more »


Ceftriaxone (brand name: Rocephin) is a third-generation beta-lactam in the cephalosporin class of antibiotics. It is similar in action to… Read more »

What infections have been associated with palindromic arthritis (PRA)?

Are there any studies showing efficacy of antibiotic therapy for palindromic rheumatoid arthritis (PRA)?

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