Tag Archives: Chronic

What is the cause of chronic malaria

These are dumped into the bloodstream when the infected cells lyse and release chronic merozoites. References cause. Physical findings may include the following. In addition, long-term chloroquine prophylaxis, historically the mainstay of treatment of HMS by virtue of its immune-modulating properties [ 7 ], has apparently become less effective in recent years, in face of… Read More »

‘My body is betraying me’: Model Martha Hunt opens up about chronic pain

‘It feels like my body is betraying me’: Model Martha Hunt opens up about her chronic pain and the creative outlets that help her cope with the ‘invisible disease’  Martha Hunt, 30, was diagnosed with scoliosis, or a curvature of the spine, at age 14  Within a year, she started experiencing chronic pain in her… Read More »

Medical News Today: Strong link found between chronic headache and back pain

A review of 14 studies found that people with persistent headache or back pain were twice as likely to experience the other disorder as well. New research finds a strong association between headaches and lower back pain. Chronic headaches and persistent back pain are both debilitating conditions. New findings suggest a link between the two,… Read More »

Rob Mallard health: ‘I was incredibly embarrassed’ Corrie star on his chronic condition

Rob Mallard, 27, experienced first hand what happens when an actor’s personal life spills out into the public domain. The actor, who joined Coronation Street back in 2016, received a backlash on social media after appearing on This Morning last year. Viewers criticised his conduct on the show, commenting on his shaking and accusing the… Read More »

Smart devices are moving from fitness tracking to monitoring patients with chronic illnesses

 verbaska_studio | Getty Images The first generation of wearable devices, like smartwatches and activity trackers, were aimed at helping generally healthy people track their physical activity. Now, the medical industry is looking for ways to use smart gadgets to monitor patients with chronic illnesses. Keeping track of patients after they go home is increasingly important… Read More »

Roche: FDA approves drug combo Venclexta plus Gazyva for previously untreated chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Swiss drugmaker Roche’s logo is seen at their headquarters in Basel, Switzerland January 28, 2016. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann ZURICH (Reuters) – Roche said on Thursday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had approved a treatment using its drugs Venclexta plus Gazyva for people with previously untreated chronic lymphocytic leukemia. “Venclexta plus Gazyva is the only… Read More »