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Galapagos announces three new Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept studies with filgotinib

From globenewswire.com

Mechelen, Belgium; 4 April 2017; 7.30 CET - Galapagos NV (Euronext & NASDAQ: GLPG) announces three new Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept studies investigating filgotinib in Sjögren's syndrome, ankylosing spondylitis, and psoriatic arthritis. The Sjögren's study is being led by filgotinib collaboration partner Gilead Sciences, Inc.; the ankylosing spondylitis and psoriatic arthritis…

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A rockstar, Big Pharma and an advocacy group unite

From medcitynews.com

Missing out on important life events is par for the course in many chronic illnesses. Patients are sometimes forced to bail on family and friends. But what if you had to bail on tens of thousands of people? That was the prospect Dan Reynolds faced several years ago, hours out…

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Future of Global Ankylosing Spondylitis Treatment Market : 2015 - 2021 |

From medgadget.com

Ankylosing spondylitis is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the spine. It is a type of arthritis, in which spine bones grow or fuse together, causing the spine to become rigid. Symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis include pain and stiffness from the neck to the lower back, bony fusion, and pain…

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8 months
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10 Effective Exercises For Countering Ankylosing Spondylitis

From medicinetimes.info

Explore your options with a variety of exercises including water aerobics and Tai Chi, that can help counter the disorder Ankylosing spondylitis is a disorder that causes inflammation of the vertebrae of the spine making it fuse together to create a hunchback.

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Why you should exercise

From gulfnews.com

Last year, I wrote a column arguing that evidence shows that diet, not exercise, is the key to weight loss. Since then, I have been troubled at how some readers have taken this to mean that exercise therefore has no value. Nothing could be further from the truth.

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8 Natural Ways to Relieve Ankylosing Spondylitis Pain

From everydayhealth.com

One of the most frustrating things about ankylosing spondylitis is experiencing pain not from exertion but from doing nothing more than trying to get a good night's sleep. Back pain - the most common symptom of ankylosing spondylitis - and stiffness get worse with rest, so they're probably at their…

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7 months
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Women and Long-Standing Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients at Risk for Other Conditions - News

From arthritis.org

Women who have ankylosing spondylitis and men and women who have had the disease longer have an increased risk of developing potentially debilitating symptoms beyond the joints, according to a new study presented at the American College of Rheumatology's Annual Meeting. Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic inflammatory type of…

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9 months
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Ankylosing Spondylitis: A young person's arthritis?

From com.au

Ankylosing Spondylitis is a form of arthritis impacting more young men than any other demographic in Australia. When it hits, it can gradually fuse your spine, leaving you hunched or in a wheelchair. The experts say there are good treatments available to manage the disease.

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1 year
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8 Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore

From everydayhealth.com

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic, autoimmune disease that occurs when the body's immune system mistakenly attacks its own joints and tissues, causing pain and inflammation. But the inflammation caused by RA can also damage your heart, lungs, and blood vessels, leading to serious complications.

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