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Stories with subject: Arthritis
  • Illinois panel OKs medical marijuana for 8 health conditions 
    Updated: Oct-07-15 4:47 pm

    COUNTRYSIDE, Illinois - An advisory board voted Wednesday to add eight health conditions - including chronic pain syndrome, autism, osteoarthritis and post-traumatic stress disorder - to the list of illnesses that can be treated by medical marijuana in Illinois.

  • Eli Lilly, Incyte drug fares well in late-stage research 
    Updated: Sep-29-15 10:58 am

    A potential rheumatoid arthritis treatment from Eli Lilly and Incyte fared better than another drug in late-stage testing, and the drugmakers are moving closer to seeking regulatory approval to sell it.

  • First 'biosimilar' of a biologic drug reaches US, finally 
    Updated: Sep-10-15 4:31 pm

    TRENTON, New Jersey - Years after discounted versions of some of the most expensive drugs ever went on sale in other countries, they're finally coming to the world's biggest medicine market.