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July 19, 2019

Climbing Out of Depression’s Dark Hole

Columnist Stephanie Towler describes her experience with despression and multiple sclerosis, which often isolates her from friends and activities. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic illness […]
July 19, 2019

The role of kindness in cancer care 

Cancer is a disease that affects nearly everyone. An estimated 1.7 million new cases of cancer were diagnosed in the U.S. […] Cancer is a disease […]
July 18, 2019

Abdominal obesity may raise risk for psoriasis

Abdominal obesity may increase the risk for psoriasis, according to a study published online May 31 in the Journal of Dermatology. Abdominal obesity may increase the […]
July 18, 2019

No downside but cost to Hep C antivirals, hepatologist says

Lauren Beste, a general internist at the University of Washington School of Medicine, treats hepatitis C patients at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System. Lauren […]
July 18, 2019

Rheumatoid Arthritis Remission Cuts Risk for CV Complications

Going into RA remission is better for your heart, too. Rheumatoid arthritis remission significantly cuts the risk for cardiovascular complications among patients with rheumatoid arthritis, according […]
July 18, 2019

Questions to Ask Your Doctor

The best way to prepare for your life with Crohn’s disease is to learn as much as you can about the disease. We can help you […]
July 17, 2019

Childhood MS Linked to Greater Cognitive Impairment in Adulthood, Study Finds

People with pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis are more likely to have cognitive impairment than those whose disease starts in adulthood, a study found. People with pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis (POMS) […]