• Price of New A.L.S. Treatment Will Be $158,000 Per Year, Maker Says

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The list price of the therapy, Relyvrio, is much higher than an economic research group recommends, but the company says most patients will pay very little themselves.
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  • Men who have sex with men twice as likely to be diagnosed with IBD

    Men who have sex with men twice as likely to be diagnosed with IBD

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    Men who have sex with men were more than twice as likely to develop inflammatory bowel disease compared with men who have sex with women when engaging in “high-risk” sexual activity, according to research published in Gut.
    “About 3 million Americans have IBD, with about 70,000 new cases being diagnosed per year. While there is extensive data on the epidemiology of IBD in the U.S., there is no data yet to our knowledge on the prevalence and natural history of IBD in the LGBTQIA+ population,” Emad Mansoor, MD, assistant professor of medicine at Case Western Reserve
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  • Higher Risk for Treatment Failure With Vedolizumab in Older IBD Patients

    Higher Risk for Treatment Failure With Vedolizumab in Older IBD Patients

    2 monthes ago - By MedPageToday

    Treatment with vedolizumab was associated with a higher risk of treatment failure compared with tumor necrosis factor inhibitors in older adults with inflammatory bowel disease , especially those with Crohn...
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