Navigation Links
Jane Seymour Lends Support to Recognise the Hopes and Achievements of People Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Date:9/22/2009

uch as getting up in the morning, going to work or caring for one's family can become arduous tasks.

Being a progressive disease means that RA can get worse over time, and eventually lead to permanent and irreversible damage to the joints, which could result in deformity and loss of independence over time, as well as a decreased ability to work, potential surgery and higher medical costs.(2,4,5,6) Studies have shown that early and aggressive treatment of RA may successfully stop disease progression, and enable people with RA to continue living a productive lifestyle.(4,7,8,9)

"Many people with RA expend so much effort on day-to-day living, dealing with the pain and fatigue, that they rarely have time to think about the long-term implications of living with RA," says Dr. Alejandro Olivé Marqués, Rheumatologist, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Barcelona, Spain and speaker at the My Day for RA event.

"Fortunately, there have been significant medical advances in the last few years for people with RA. With the right treatment and support, you may not only be able to control your symptoms, but actually stop the disease from getting worse, allowing patients to continue living active lives and protecting their future."

My Day for RA was created by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals. For further information please visit http://www.MyDayforRA.com.

Notes to editors:

About the My Day for RA Programme

My Day for RA is a European disease awareness programme, launched in June 2009, that encourages men and women with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) to dedicate a day to learn more about their condition and to set goals in order to feel more confident and empowered to manage their RA now and in the future. Men and women with RA are encouraged to take a day by visiting '/>"/>

SOURCE Wyeth
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. COLORBLENDS to Donate Portion of Sales of Spring Forward Daffodil Blend to the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation
2. CHPA Lends Support to FDAs Announcement Against Use of Oral, Over-the-Counter Cough and Cold Medicines in Children Under Two
3. New Infusion Suite at the Childrens Hospital at Montefiore Blends Child-Friendly Design With Expert Clinical Care
4. Television Actor Who Has Portrayed a Doctor and an Investigator Lends Support to Fundraiser for the Toughest Childrens Cancer
5. Quincy Jones Lends Time and Talent to Support Red Cross Relief Efforts In China and Myanmar
6. MIKE AND IKE(R) Lemonade Blends(TM) Presents $100,000 to Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation
7. Photos: MIKE AND IKE(R) Lemonade Blends(TM) and Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation Join facebook(R)
8. Jessica Simpson Lends Healthy Image for Drink Smart Campaign
9. New Sun Shower(TM) Super Blends: Iced Coffees, Teas, Lattes With Half the Calories
10. Rochester Shoulder Surgeon Blends Innovative Techniques with Personalized Patient Care
11. States Be Free Anti-Tobacco Campaign Lends Smokers a Helping Hand
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/27/2015)... Churchview Supportive Living, a Gardant affordable assisted living community, ... from 10:30 a.m. to noon on May 8. , ... St. in Chicago, serves low-income older adults, including those ... independence. , “Mothers, grandmothers, godmothers and mothers-to-be are invited ... Director of Marketing Elizabeth Clippard. , The menu will ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... 2015 Medical Device Design Control , ... Ombu Enterprises**, June 16-17, 2015 – Chicago, IL , ... to a facility today, would the design control system ... is "maybe" or "no" … then very likely there ... a solution. , Take this important step. Enroll ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... How to Implement UDI:, Lessons from Early ... – 3:00 p.m. EDT, http://www.fdanews.com/HowToImplementUDI , With ... restraint, there’s plenty of time to get ready for ... deadlines are coming fast for all devicemakers and soon ... even if it seems there’s no rush. It's already ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... NY (PRWEB) April 28, 2015 ... new white paper called “Website Anatomy 101.” ... paper discusses the necessary design elements for a ... emphasis on responsive design, user experience, search results ... the impact of a well-designed website on patient ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... (PRWEB) April 27, 2015 Women may ... from concussion, according to a new study published online ... mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), is a common medical ... some individuals. , In most cases, patients who ... Ten to 15 percent of MTBI patients will continue ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Churchview Supportive Living Community in Chicago to Host Mother's Day Brunch 2Health News:FDAnews Announces: Medical Device Design Control: Implementing an Approach That Works, June 16-17, Chicago, IL 2Health News:FDAnews Announces: Medical Device Design Control: Implementing an Approach That Works, June 16-17, Chicago, IL 3Health News:FDAnews Announces: Medical Device Design Control: Implementing an Approach That Works, June 16-17, Chicago, IL 4Health News:FDAnews Announces: How to Implement UDI: Lessons from Early Adopters Webinar, May 20, 2015 2Health News:FDAnews Announces: How to Implement UDI: Lessons from Early Adopters Webinar, May 20, 2015 3Health News:Smith & Jones Publishes 2015 Website Design White Paper 2Health News:Women Show Persistent Memory Impairment after Concussion 2Health News:Women Show Persistent Memory Impairment after Concussion 3
... mistakenly thought they were taking growth hormone, researchers say ... think they are taking a performance-enhancing drug, their performance ... really take the drug. , So concludes a study ... hormone supplements while the other half took a placebo. ...
... US primary care physicians,Novartis earns the highest sales ... Sanofi-Aventis, according to new,research from TNS Healthcare. Novartis ... consistent ability to build strong physician relationships.,Though Pfizer ... has,greater variability in Europe, while Merck,s European performance ...
... Kimberly-Clark Professional is,donating thousands of health and ... clean up from the extensive damage caused by ... hit very hard by these storms and the,flooding ... Professional, North America. "At Kimberly-Clark,Professional, our mission is ...
... ,Shire Limited (LSE: SHP, Nasdaq: SHPGY), the global ... from a,randomized, long-term safety and tolerability study (study ... primary endpoints,of this study were to assess the ... over 12 months. Data were published in the,July ...
... in cells more readily than a commonly used colorectal ... colorectal tumors, but with fewer side effects, MIT researchers ... a potent anticancer agent, but the newly investigated compound, ... sparing other body tissues from damage. , "This compound, ...
... trauma is an extremely rare condition. There is no ... abdominal trauma. Nonsurgical intervention, especially endoscopic treatment has recently ... case, led by Dr. TH Kim and his colleagues ... 14, 2008 in the World Journal of Gastroenterology. , ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Sports Doping's Effect May Be in the Mind 2Health News:Sports Doping's Effect May Be in the Mind 3Health News:Sports Doping's Effect May Be in the Mind 4Health News:Novartis, Pfizer and Merck Take the Lead on Strong Relationships with Physicians, as Doctors Demand an Expanding Set of Services 2Health News:Novartis, Pfizer and Merck Take the Lead on Strong Relationships with Physicians, as Doctors Demand an Expanding Set of Services 3Health News:Novartis, Pfizer and Merck Take the Lead on Strong Relationships with Physicians, as Doctors Demand an Expanding Set of Services 4Health News:Long-Term Safety Data on Lialda(TM) (mesalamine) for Patients With Ulcerative Colitis Published in Leading GI Journal 2Health News:Long-Term Safety Data on Lialda(TM) (mesalamine) for Patients With Ulcerative Colitis Published in Leading GI Journal 3Health News:Long-Term Safety Data on Lialda(TM) (mesalamine) for Patients With Ulcerative Colitis Published in Leading GI Journal 4Health News:Long-Term Safety Data on Lialda(TM) (mesalamine) for Patients With Ulcerative Colitis Published in Leading GI Journal 5Health News:Long-Term Safety Data on Lialda(TM) (mesalamine) for Patients With Ulcerative Colitis Published in Leading GI Journal 6Health News:MIT researchers see alternative to common colorectal cancer drug 2
(Date:4/27/2015)...  Together with its parent partners and the Community ... initiative of Morris County Prevention is Key (MCPIK), the ... community effort to address the heroin/opiate crisis in ... Volunteer Parent Coaches from the Partnership, ... Denise Mariano , National Council on Alcoholism and Drug ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... 2015 PAML announced today that the ... Axela, Inc. to develop multiplex assays focused on ... of the nation,s leading medical reference laboratories, and ... analysis for clinical diagnostics. Axela,s ... assay development serves as the foundation for novel ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... Calif. , April 27, 2015  Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, ... Phase 2 data of lonafarnib in patients with chronic ... the LOWR HDV program, enrolled at Ankara University Medical ... where HDV is endemic. LOWR HDV ... parallel dose comparison study which randomized subjects to receive ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Partnership for Drug-Free Kids Brings Life-Saving Kits and Training to New Jersey Families 2Partnership for Drug-Free Kids Brings Life-Saving Kits and Training to New Jersey Families 3PAML and Axela Collaborate on Immune Status for Vaccine Preventable Diseases 2Eiger Bio Announces Interim Results of Lonafarnib in Combination with Ritonavir or Pegylated Interferon in Patients Infected with Hepatitis Delta Virus (HDV) 2Eiger Bio Announces Interim Results of Lonafarnib in Combination with Ritonavir or Pegylated Interferon in Patients Infected with Hepatitis Delta Virus (HDV) 3
... (NYSE: CFN ), a leading, global medical ... point-of-care verification suite of products across 153 U.S. Department ... centers. (Logo:   http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100706/CAREFUSIONLOGO ) ... users of barcode medication administration technology and this agreement ...
... NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2010 Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, ... data presented for the first time at the ... Hematology showing promising clinical activity, safety and tolerability ... leukemia (CLL) and Hodgkin,s lymphoma (HL).  KRX-0401 (perifosine) ...
Cached Medicine Technology:CareFusion to Provide Pyxis® Point-of-Care Products to Veterans Affairs Hospitals Nationwide 2Phase 2 Data Presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology Demonstrates Promising Efficacy of KRX-0401 (Perifosine) in the Treatment of Advanced Leukemia, Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma 2Phase 2 Data Presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology Demonstrates Promising Efficacy of KRX-0401 (Perifosine) in the Treatment of Advanced Leukemia, Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma 3Phase 2 Data Presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology Demonstrates Promising Efficacy of KRX-0401 (Perifosine) in the Treatment of Advanced Leukemia, Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma 4Phase 2 Data Presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology Demonstrates Promising Efficacy of KRX-0401 (Perifosine) in the Treatment of Advanced Leukemia, Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma 5
... 2000 Pipette is a synonym for pipetting ... robust design, and superior operating comfort. Its ... the measuring stroke and blow-out as well ... system ensures utmost accuracy and precision. Ejection ...
... Reference Series 2000 Pipette is a synonym ... compact and robust design, and superior operating ... to operate the measuring stroke and blow-out ... features:Eppendorf "pipette/tip" system ensures utmost accuracy and ...
... Reference Series 2000 Pipette is a synonym ... compact and robust design, and superior operating ... to operate the measuring stroke and blow-out ... features:Eppendorf "pipette/tip" system ensures utmost accuracy and ...
500L...
Medicine Products: