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Gene test for ankylosing spondylitis steps closer

From medicalnewstoday.com

A new study has discovered natural variations in an immune system enzyme that can leave individuals susceptible to the inflammatory rheumatic disease ankylosing spondylitis. The new study finds that certain pairs of variants in the ERAP1 gene are found only in people with the inflammatory rheumatic disease ankylosing spondylitis.

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Ankylosing spondylitis MOM

From blogspot.com

I log on and see…wow…a while since I last wrote something. It's not because all the sudden you miraculously are healed. Nope, that won't happen when you have a disease with NO CURE. Sometimes the lag between the blogs is because you just don't feel that well or maybe just…

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Novartis Arthritis Drug Generates Positive Late-Stage Trial Results

From wsj.com

ZURICH-A drug developed by Novartis AG significantly improved the symptoms of patients with a debilitating inflammatory disease, according to data presented by the Swiss pharmaceutical giant on Saturday, setting up the prospect of another big-selling product for its portfolio.

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Press - News - 616 - Tai Chi And Spondyloarthritis

From spondylitis.org

Ankylosing spondylitis, spondyloarthritis and related disease information, education and support. Ankylosing spondylitis and spondyloarthritis symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, medication, educational materials, brochures. Axial spondyloarthritis and ankylosing spondylitis patient support, message boards, physician resources and more. SAA is a non-profit organization and we were the first and remain the largest resource for…

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Ankylosing Spondylitis: More Than Just the Spine

From medpagetoday.com

Extra-articular disease manifestations that can have substantial impact on quality of life are common among patients with ankylosing spondylitis, a meta-analysis found. Across published studies, the pooled prevalence of acute anterior uveitis among patients with this inflammatory spine disease was 25.8% (95% CI 24.1-27.6), according to Carmen Stolwijk, MD, of…

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Why Your Joints Hurt When the Weather Changes - weather.com

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Follow @anniehauser Blame it on the barometric pressure: Any change in pressure, or the weight of the air pressing against the surface of the earth, can trigger joint pain or headaches in some people. So when your great-aunt said she could "feel" a storm coming on, she was likely right.

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Fighting Chronic Disease With Your Smartphone: Video

From bloomberg.com

Vida Founder and CEO Stephanie Tilenius and Aspect Ventures Co-Founder Jennifer Fonstad discuss chronic disease health apps for the smartphone. They speak on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

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Press - News - 614 - First Biosimilar Approved

From spondylitis.org

Ankylosing spondylitis, spondyloarthritis and related disease information, education and support. Ankylosing spondylitis and spondyloarthritis symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, medication, educational materials, brochures. Axial spondyloarthritis and ankylosing spondylitis patient support, message boards, physician resources and more. SAA is a non-profit organization and we were the first and remain the largest resource for…

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