Health Canada Approves Hyrimoz for Ankylosing Spondylitis
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Health Canada Approves Hyrimoz for Ankylosing Spondylitis

According to GlobeNewswire, Health Canada has approved of a biosimilar, Hyrimoz, to treat ankylosing spondylitis and eight other rare conditions. Sandoz Canada is excited about this approval, as it expands…

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Promising New Treatments Beyond the Standards for Spondyloarthropathies
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Promising New Treatments Beyond the Standards for Spondyloarthropathies

by Lauren Taylor from In The Cloud Copy Spondyloarthropathies is an umbrella term for a group of chronic diseases that affect the joints. These can affect children and adults and…

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Study Examines Telehealth Visits for Patients with Autoimmune Conditions During COVID-19
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Study Examines Telehealth Visits for Patients with Autoimmune Conditions During COVID-19

Michael George and his team from the University of Pennsylvania have recently uncovered new insights regarding autoimmune patient’s comfortability with care during COVID-19. They've been working since the pandemic began…

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Arthritis Treatment Shows Off-Target Benefits for Those Also Living with Diabetes

A recent study published in BMC Rheumatology has found that a combination therapy could have a benefit for individuals diagnosed with diabetes and ankylosing spondylitis (AS), psoriatic arthritis (PsA), or rheumatoid arthritis…

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Tennis Pro Caroline Wozniacki’s Advantage Hers Campaign Supports Women with Inflammatory Conditions

Caroline Wozniacki has led an interesting life. Born in Denmark, she was immediately thrust into athleticism. Her father was a former football player (that's soccer for you Americans) and her…

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Ankylosing Spondylitis Treatment Approved but Not Yet Available
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Ankylosing Spondylitis Treatment Approved but Not Yet Available

According to Ankylosing Spondylitis News, a new treatment, Hulio, has been approved by the FDA. It is a treatment for ankylosing spondylitis and other inflammatory disorders. Although it has been…

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Simponi Works for Patients with AS, RA, and PsA – Even with Prior TNF Inhibitor Treatment
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Simponi Works for Patients with AS, RA, and PsA – Even with Prior TNF Inhibitor Treatment

  In some cases, people have a medical condition that doesn't respond well to treatments. The journey to finding an effective treatment can be long and difficult. But for patients…

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A Subcutaneous Form of Remsima May be Available Soon in the EU

Celltrion Healthcare has just announced positive progress for extending the authorization for the subcutaneous (SC) form of Remsima to five more autoimmune conditions. These are- Psoriatic arthritis Ankylosing spondylitis (AS)…

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New Lifestyle Guidelines Will Improve QOL for Patients with Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases (RMDs)

At this year's EULAR 2020 E-Congress, Dr. Suzanne Verstappen, MD, presented on how lifestyle changes could benefit patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (RMDs). Her interest in the impact of…

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FDA Approves a New Treatment for Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis
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FDA Approves a New Treatment for Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis

In a press release from Eli Lilly and Company, the company has announced recently that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the supplemental Biologics License Application (BLA)…

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Ankylosing Spondylitis has Taken Her Mobility, and She Fears Her Daughter is Next
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Ankylosing Spondylitis has Taken Her Mobility, and She Fears Her Daughter is Next

For Emma, the worst part of receiving her diagnosis with ankylosing spondylitis wasn't adapting to the constant pain, losing her breath over five minutes of standing, being too exhausted to…

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Novartis Cosentyx® Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis Treatment
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Novartis Cosentyx® Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis Treatment

  According to a press release on Global Newswire, Novartis has received a positive opinion on Cosentyx® from the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP). This positive opinion…

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Ankylosing Spondylitis: Most Patients Don’t Switch TNF Inhibitors, Even if They Stop Working
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Ankylosing Spondylitis: Most Patients Don’t Switch TNF Inhibitors, Even if They Stop Working

According to a story from Healio, a recent study that was published in the scientific journal BMC Rheumatology revealed that it was uncommon for patients living with ankylosing spondylitis to switch from…

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A Biosimilar Drug for Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis Begins Phase 3 Trials
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A Biosimilar Drug for Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis Begins Phase 3 Trials

According to a story from Acrofan, the biotechnology company Clover Pharmaceuticals Inc. has recently announced that the first patient has been dosed in its phase 3 clinical study. This study…

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A Recent Trial Found the Drug Rinvoq Can be Effective Treatment for Ankylosing Spondylitis
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A Recent Trial Found the Drug Rinvoq Can be Effective Treatment for Ankylosing Spondylitis

According to a story from Ankylosing Spondylitis News, the results of a recent phase 2/3 clinical trial indicate that the drug upadacitinib (marketed as Rinvoq) can be an effective treatment…

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