Safety Consistent for Sarilumab in RA


Long-term use of sarilumab (Kevzara) among patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has reflected a consistent safety profile whether given as combination therapy with a conventional…

Anguish: How Did I Miss This? My Nurse Sister Shot Herself


A few days after Christmas, I got a phone call from my mother. My big sister, Amber, had taken her…

What to know about eye floaters


Table of contents Eye floaters are dots or specks in a person's vision that seem to float away when the person tries to look directly at them.…

Conjoined twins: Sisters meet surgeons who separated them


Clothes shopping with conjoined twins Jump to media player Abby and Brittany Hensel are 23-year-old identical, conjoined twins from Minnesota. They love spending time with their friends, going on holiday…

What to know about alcohol bloating


Table of contents Drinking alcohol may lead to inflammation and irritation in the stomach that results in bloating. Alcohol can also cause weight gain, giving the appearance of bloating.Whether…

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: Everything you need to know


Table of contents Ehlers-Danlos syndrome is a group of genetic disorders that affect the body's connective tissues, including those in the joints, skin, and blood vessels.There are several different types of Ehlers-Danlos…

Vytorin Benefit Greatest in Oldest Patients


Combination lipid-lowering therapy may be especially effective among older acute coronary syndrome (ACS) survivors, a group that had no safety issues with simvastatin/ezetimibe…