Personalised treatment of chronic inflammatory diseases did not produce a better effect

It is not necessary to tailor the medication doses to patients, at thestart of treatment, for patients to have a good effect. This is shown by a new Norwegian study led by Professor Espen A. Haavardsholm. Ulcerative colitis, Chrohn’s disease, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, spondylitis and psoriasis are chronic inflammatory diseases of the intestines, joints […]

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Advance planning can lower risks of high-altitude activities for people with heart disease

People with high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, arrhythmias (heart rhythm abnormalities) or heart failure should check with their health care professional before visiting a high-altitude location, according to a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, an open access journal of the Association. The […]

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