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Facebook Q&A on Osteoporosis

In recognition of Osteoporosis Awareness Month, the NIAMS will host a bilingual (English/Spanish) Facebook Q&A on Thursday, May 26, 2016, from 2-3 p.m. EDT. The National Osteoporosis Foundation and the National Bone Health Alliance will partner with NIAMS for the chat. NIAMS experts Dr. Joan McGowan and Dr. Lee Alekel will provide input about osteoporosis research. The chat will be archived.

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May is National Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month

To celebrate Asian Americansí contributions to science, NIAMS features Hanna Kim, M.D., M.S., a pediatric rheumatologist, in this issue of the NIAMS Multicultural Outreach News.

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May is Arthritis Awareness Month

Itís true that arthritis can be painful. But there are things you can do to feel better. Learn about the causes, symptoms and treatment.

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Mitochondria Found to Play Instrumental Role in NET Formation and Autoimmune Disease

Neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs) are released in response to invading pathogens, but the traps have also been associated with autoimmune diseases such as lupus.


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