Tag Archives: Disease

Patients’ own cells could be the key to treating Crohn’s disease

Rachel Sawyer, a communications manager who is 50 and lives in Anerley in south east London, was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease in 2000 and treated at Guy’s and St Thomas’. Although her condition is now under control, she supports other people who have Crohn’s and runs the Twitter account @Bottomline_IBD. She said: “One of the worst… Read More »

Artificial intelligence can identify at-risk patients, inform care and improve disease prevention

There’s no shortage of buzz around artificial intelligence and its potential impact on a variety of areas within healthcare, from patient care to revenue cycle operations. There is an emerging trend toward AI assets that amplify the value of patient data and provide an extendable, scalable pathway to effective primary disease prevention. That’s something that… Read More »

Price of life-changing drug for college senior's rare disease hiked from free to $375,000

Price of life-changing drug hiked from free to $ 375,000: Family of college senior with rare disease devastated as they say it is the ONLY thing that allows him to walk, talk and eat Will Schuller has a rare, life-threatening autoimmune disease called LEMS the leaves him unable to walk or even stand if it… Read More »