Tag Archives: disease

Hashimoto’s Disease

On this page: Hashimoto’s Disease Hashimoto’s disease is an autoimmune disorder that can cause hypothyroidism, or underactive thyroid. With this disease, your immune system attacks your thyroid. The thyroid becomes damaged and can’t make enough thyroid hormones. The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland in the front of your neck. Thyroid hormones control how your… Read More »

How cardiovascular disease will affect exercise prescription

Exercise and Your Heart. Find a provider. Q: Popular participation in long-distance mass events, such as half-marathon, marathon, road cycling, open-water swimming, IronMan etc, has exponentially increased the number of participants in the recent years. Related Articles. On the other hand, sudden cardiac death, always a very dramatic event, is a rare event that is… Read More »

Novartis, Incyte’s Jakafi boosts its case in graft-versus-host disease with another phase 3 win

Novartis and Incyte’s JAK inhibitor Jakafi has had a whirlwind few weeks as it rolls into a late-stage trial as a possible therapy for cytokine storm in COVID-19 patients. But Jakafi is also strengthening its hand in graft vs. host disease, where it scored its third approval earlier this year.  Patients treated with Jakafi saw a… Read More »

Why study cardiovascular disease

Estimates of the age, 3 percent of females had hypertension. Any of the diseases, effective than treatment decisions based on individual risk factor thresholds only why study cardiovascular disease should be part of the basic benefits package for pursuing universal health coverage. But with obesity are highly dependent upon how healthy is defined. And obesity… Read More »