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The Juicy Joint for Rheumatoid Arthritis My name is Jill Tague and at thirteen months old, I was diagnosed with Juvenile Pauciarticular Rheumatoid Arthritis. RA is a chronic disease. It does not go away and affects every single aspect of your life. I am about to turn twenty-one and for the first time in my entire life, I am coming …

Arthritis Broadcast Network

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The Arthritis is cured! (if you want it) – Canada’s leading National Arthritis Awareness Program (NAAP) – is designed to inform and provide insight to Canadians about the severity of this disease. The NAAP highlights access to the vast arthritis support network available to those affected by and living with arthritis. This year the Program launches the Arthritis Broadcast Network (ABN): a …

Stacie Casey

Stacie Casey

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Photos © Stacie Casey Name? Stacie Casey Age? 41 Location? Prague, Oklahoma, United States How long have you lived with RA? I have lived with RA since I was diagnosed at the age of 22, so that is 19 years. Although, I think I had it several years before my diagnosis. What advice would you give to someone who has just …

Forbes: Abbott Petitions FDA To Prevent Humira Biosimilars

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In a move that is sure to raise debate about the path forward for biosimilars, Abbott Laboratories has filed a citizen’s petition with the FDA in which the drugmaker asks the agency not to approve any biosimilar for its Humira treatment for rheumatoid arthritis. On what grounds? Abbott argues that the FDA would have no choice but to use trade …