EXPERTS AGREE – EXERCISE REMAINS CRITICAL COMPONENT FOR MANAGING ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

Experts Agree – Exercise Remains Critical Component for Managing Ankylosing Spondylitis

May 16, 2018

Experts Agree – Exercise Remains Critical Component for Managing Ankylosing Spondylitis

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Report from the 16th 2018 Spondyloarthritis Research and Treatment Network (SPARTAN) Annual Meeting Spine Community News: SPARTAN is a research […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, biologic therapy, exercise, News Tips and Features, SPARTAN


The Gut Microbiome and Inflammatory arthritis

February 13, 2018

The Gut Microbiome and Inflammatory arthritis

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Spine Community News:s The human body is a combination of trillions of human cells and an equal number of bacteria […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), Gut Microbiome, Inflammatory arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease., News Tips and Features, probiotics, rheumatoid arthritis, systemic inflammation


Long-term Benefit of Cosentyx in Ankylosing Spondylitis

January 22, 2018

Long-term Benefit of Cosentyx in Ankylosing Spondylitis

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Spine Community News: Cosentyx (secukinumab) is an anti-interleukin-17A monoclonal antibody that is approved for the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis (AS).  […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, anti-interleukin-17A, Cosentyx, Dr Borenstein, News Tips and Features, secukinumab, Spine Community News


Ankylosing Spondylitis and The Risk of Osteoporosis

January 16, 2018

Ankylosing Spondylitis and The Risk of Osteoporosis

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Spine Community News: Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) is an inflammatory arthritis of the spine usually associated with calcification of spinous structures, […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, News Tips and Features, Osteoporosis


Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) – Back Pain Really Does Hurt

January 3, 2018

Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) – Back Pain Really Does Hurt

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Spine Community News:  Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) is a condition that causes calcifications of ligaments that surround the spine […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, AS, back pain, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH), DISH, News Tips and Features


Cosentyx: Good News For Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients

December 14, 2017

Cosentyx: Good News For Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients

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Spine Community News: Doctors recently updated the results of the MEASURE 1 extension clinical trial designed to evaluate Cosentyx (secukinumab) […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, AS, clinical trial, Cosentyx, extension, interleukin 17, MEASURE 1, News Tips and Features, secukinumab


FDA Extends Simponi Approval to Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis

October 26, 2017

FDA Extends Simponi Approval to Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis

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The US Food and Drug Administration recently approved Simponi (golimumab) for the treatment of adult patients with active psoriatic arthritis […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), AS, golimumab, News Tips and Features, PsA, Psoriatic Arthritis, Simponi


Inflammatory Bowel Disease is Associated with Increased risk of other Immune Mediated Diseases

October 17, 2017

Inflammatory Bowel Disease is Associated with Increased risk of other Immune Mediated Diseases

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A Danish National Patient Registry based analyses has shown higher rates of immune mediated diseases (IMD) in patients with inflammatory […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Asthma, Celiac disease, immune mediated disease, inflammatory bowel disease., Iridocyclitis, News Tips and Features, Primary sclerosing cholangitis, psoriasis, Pyoderma gangrenosum, rheumatoid arthritis, Sarcoidosis


Ask the Expert: Focus on Ankylosing Spondylitis

October 16, 2017

Ask the Expert: Focus on Ankylosing Spondylitis

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The SpineCommunity Presents: Ask the Expert with Dr. David Borenstein David G. Borenstein, MD recently answered your questions on ankylosing […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), AS, crohn's, exercise, IL17 inhibitors, iritis, neuropathy, News Tips and Features


Obesity- More Than a Weight Problem for Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) and Other Rheumatic Conditions

July 31, 2017

Obesity- More Than a Weight Problem for Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) and Other Rheumatic Conditions

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Obesity is known to have detrimental effects on the musculoskeletal system because of the added strain on joint structures.  Another […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, antibody therapy, axial spondyloarthritis, axSpA, Obesity, Psoriatic Arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, TNFi, tumor necrosis factor


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