The Road Ahead: What to do After Getting Diagnosed With a Rare Disease
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The Road Ahead: What to do After Getting Diagnosed With a Rare Disease

A story from Family Features Editorial Syndicate, published on PR Newswire discussed how getting diagnosed with a chronic, rare disease can be an overwhelming time for a person. While the experience can also give a meaningful…

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A New Startup is Hoping to Use Marijuana to Treat Inflammatory Diseases
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A New Startup is Hoping to Use Marijuana to Treat Inflammatory Diseases

According to a story from Business Insider, two researchers from Stanford University, Lawrence Steinman and Jonathan Rothbard, have decided to start a new company called Katexco Pharmaceuticals. This startup will…

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Experimental Treatment for Ulcerative Colitis Shows Promise in Trials
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Experimental Treatment for Ulcerative Colitis Shows Promise in Trials

According to a story from Business Wire, the biotechnology company Abivax recently released the results from its Phase 2a clinical trial. This trial was testing its investigational product ABX464 as…

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Trial Data Reveals Effectiveness of Investigational Treatment for Ulcerative Colitis
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Trial Data Reveals Effectiveness of Investigational Treatment for Ulcerative Colitis

According to a story from the pharmaceutical company Takeda, the company recently released the results from its clinical trial testing an experimental subcutaneous formula of the drug vedolizumab. The drug…

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A Clinical Trial Investigating a Drug for Ulcerative Colitis Has Finished Enrolment
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A Clinical Trial Investigating a Drug for Ulcerative Colitis Has Finished Enrolment

A clinical trial that is investigating a drug designed to treat ulcerative colitis has completed patient enrolment, reports Business Wire. Ulcerative colitis is a long-term inflammatory bowel condition. The severity…

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Common Pain Killers May Not Worsen Ulcerative Colitis as Previously Thought
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Common Pain Killers May Not Worsen Ulcerative Colitis as Previously Thought

According to a story from scimex.org, a recent data review is calling into question the previously held consensus that common pain medicines such as NSAIDs and paracetamol could make inflammatory…

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A New Treatment For Ulcerative Colitis is Performing Well in Trials so Far
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A New Treatment For Ulcerative Colitis is Performing Well in Trials so Far

According to a story from Financial Content, the drug company Arena Pharmaceuticals recently announced that its data results from Phase II clinical trials has been positive. The trial in question…

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This Football Player With Ulcerative Colitis Made The Greatest Play of His Life
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This Football Player With Ulcerative Colitis Made The Greatest Play of His Life

Michael Mauti, a linebacker for the New Orleans Saints, had been struggling with ulcerative colitis for years, and it was getting worse. The thought of eating become one of great…

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Phase II Trials Were Just Approved For A Possible Ulcerative Colitis Treatment
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Phase II Trials Were Just Approved For A Possible Ulcerative Colitis Treatment

According to a story from IBD News Today, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has just issued approval for the pharmaceutical company Immunic Therapeutics to move forward with Phase II…

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This Tournament is Raising Money for Colitis and Crohn’s Disease Research
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This Tournament is Raising Money for Colitis and Crohn’s Disease Research

According to a story from Syosset Jericho Tribune, the charity basketball fundraiser called Hoops for Harrison is back again this year. The tournament was named after Harrison Gillman, who now…

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This New Discovery Could be a Breakthrough for Ulcerative Colitis
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This New Discovery Could be a Breakthrough for Ulcerative Colitis

An international study conducted by researchers at the University of Copenhagen has discovered an essential mechanism that controls wound healing in the intestine. The new discovery shows that the cells…

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Editor’s Choice: Soo Many Promising Results, Advancements and Treatment Options for the Rare Disease World!

TGIF Patient Worthians! This week we have promising results on promising results. First up is news on a Dravet syndrome treatment. Second is a Lupus Nephritis drug in the works! Third…

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Crohn’s? Ulcerative Colitis? Take a Hint from Vegans When Your Gut is Inflamed
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Crohn’s? Ulcerative Colitis? Take a Hint from Vegans When Your Gut is Inflamed

“If you half-ass something, you should only expect to get half an ass back.” This was the sort of lesson I learned from my dad. The moral is there, even…

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This Just In! Promising Results from Ulcerative Colitis Clinical Trial!
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This Just In! Promising Results from Ulcerative Colitis Clinical Trial!

The highly-anticipated data from Pfizer's Phase 3 Octave Studies of tofacitinib in ulcerative colitis patients were published early last month in The New England Journal of Medicine. The data overall…

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