Latest ankylosing spondylitis Stories

2009-04-10 03:43:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a systemic disease or an autoimmune disorder in which the body's defense system attacks the joints through the thin layer of cells called the synovium that lines and lubricates the joints.

2008-11-12 12:00:07

HORSHAM, Pa., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Centocor, Inc. announced today the launch of MEDVERSATION(TM) (http://www.medversation.com/), an extensive web-based resource designed to facilitate more-informed conversations between U.S.

2008-10-10 15:00:09

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: My brother was recently told he has ankylosing spondylitis. He's in his early 50s and has posture like Ed Sullivan, who had the same disease. He gives himself a shot of Humira. He has a lot of pain.

2008-06-30 12:03:15

Centocor has submitted a biologics license application to the FDA requesting the approval of golimumab as a monthly subcutaneous treatment for adults with active forms of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.

2005-11-11 14:52:34

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Exercise programs are beneficial for people with a type of arthritis affecting the spine -- ankylosing spondylitis (AS) -- Norwegian researchers report, although it is not clear which type of protocol is best. Dr.

2005-06-15 18:25:00

First, national life impact study of ankylosing spondylitis identifies need for parent, physician awareness.

2005-06-02 01:50:00

Study suggests continuous NSAID treatment more effectively reduces X-Ray progression than intermittent treatment.

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