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Medical News Today: Immunosuppressants reduce artery plaque in people with psoriasis

New research finds that treatment with biologic drugs reduces coronary plaque buildup among people with severe psoriasis. An immunosuppressant drug for psoriasis can also improve heart artery health for those with the skin condition. Psoriasis is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition that affects 7.5 million people in the United States and approximately 125 million worldwide.… Read More »

OnabotulinumtoxinA Therapy May Reduce Frequency, Severity of New Daily Persistent Headache – Clinical Pain Advisor

January 15, 2019 Share this content: OnabotulinumtoxinA injections were typically administered at the clinic every 3 months. OnabotulinumtoxinA therapy may effectively reduce the frequency and severity of new daily persistent headache at 12 months, according to a small study published in Clinical Neuropharmacology. The investigators of this single-center, retrospective study sought to examine the effectiveness of… Read More »

One Twin’s Difficult Birth Puts A Project Designed To Reduce C-Sections To The Test

This story is part of a partnership that includes WBUR, NPR and Kaiser Health News. This story can be republished for free (details). The tiny hand and forearm slipped out too early. Babies are not delivered shoulder first. Dr. Terri Marino, an obstetrician in the Boston area who specializes in high-risk deliveries, tucked it back inside… Read More »