Health

June 25, 2019

Cardiovascular Risk in Rheumatoid Arthritis Higher Than in Type 2 Diabetes

Investigators assessed the risk for cardiovascular disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis vs patients with diabetes and the general population. Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have a more-than-doubled […]
June 25, 2019

Study reveals a microbe’s molecular role in Crohn’s disease

What do bacteria have to do with Crohn’s? Changes in the gut microbiome have long been linked with Crohn’s disease and other forms of inflammatory bowel […]
June 25, 2019

Risankizumab Provides Long-term Psoriasis Skin Clearance

Results from the phase 3 IMMhance study show that of patients who reached sPGA 0 at week 28, 73% maintained skin clearance at week 94. Long-term […]
June 25, 2019

VA on Track to Cure Nearly All Patients with Hepatitis C

The department is so confident in the treatment, it is now offering infected organs to transplant patients. Four years ago, the Department of Veterans Affairs launched an ambitious […]
June 24, 2019

First Patient Dosed in Trial Testing Safety, Efficacy of SAR442168 in RRMS

The first patient was dosed in a clinical trial evaluating the safety, efficacy, and tolerability of SAR442168 therapy candidate in relapsing MS patients. The first patient […]
June 24, 2019

A bad diet really can raise your risk of cancer. Here’s how. 

Roughly two out of every five cancer cases in America are preventable by a modifiable risk factor, from alcohol consumption to physical inactivity and cigarette smoking. […]
June 21, 2019

Cancer: Breakthrough treatments to target drug resistance

The first treatments could be available within a decade, say scientists setting up a research centre. The world’s first drugs designed to stop cancer cells becoming […]