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Youngsters with inflammatory disease at more deadly risk of heart attacks: Study(Twitter/BHFCoREGlasgow)

Youngsters with inflammatory disease at more deadly risk of heart attacks: Study

ANI |
UPDATED ON MAR 31, 2021 10:33 AM IST
Since systemic inflammatory diseases are driven by auto-immunity, meaning the body's immune system attacks itself, young adults with conditions like psoriasis, lupus or rheumatoid arthritis are twice as likely to experience fatal heart attacks
Written informed consent of each patient is required before the use of this drug.(AP)
Written informed consent of each patient is required before the use of this drug.(AP)

Psoriasis injection okayed for limited use to treat Covid-19 patients: Drug controller

New Delhi, Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2020 10:40 PM IST
The approval was given after its clinical trials on Covid-19 patients in India was found satisfactory by the expert committee comprising pulmonologists, pharmacologists and medicine experts from AIIMS, among others, for treatment of cytokine release syndrome
Rashami’s Psoriasis is under control now and she is working on losing weight.
Rashami’s Psoriasis is under control now and she is working on losing weight.

Rashami Desai talks about suffering from psoriasis, wants to give health priority now

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Kavita Awaasthi
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2019 10:06 AM IST
The Uttaran actor talks about her struggle with weight, how her medical condition led to gaining weight and how she is working on losing it now.
Coronary heart disease (CHD) is a disease in which a waxy substance called plaque builds up inside the coronary arteries. (Shutterstock)
Coronary heart disease (CHD) is a disease in which a waxy substance called plaque builds up inside the coronary arteries. (Shutterstock)

New study shows therapy for psoriasis can reduce heart plaque

Asian News International, Washington DC | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2018 05:42 PM IST
The therapy for psoriasis can reduce heart plaque, a new research has found. It is the first-in-human observational study demonstrating that treating remote inflammation in the body can modulate coronary disease.
Smoking doubles a person’s risk of developing psoriasis which eventually increases with the number of cigarettes smoked per day.(Shutterstock)
Smoking doubles a person’s risk of developing psoriasis which eventually increases with the number of cigarettes smoked per day.(Shutterstock)

Beware, smoking can affect your skin and worsen psoriasis

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 10, 2018 02:25 PM IST
While quitting smoking doesn’t cure psoriasis, smoking aggravates the symptoms and may make the disease significantly worse, say experts.
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