Tag Archives: back

8 Stretches to Relieve Your Back Pain

If your back hurts, you’re not alone, especially if it’s your low back that’s achey. For one study, the CDC estimated that up to a quarter of adults in the U.S. had reported experiencing low back pain within 3 months, making it the most common type of pain reported by patients. Thankfully, most people don’t… Read More »

Incyte the latest to fall victim to JAK scrutiny as FDA pushes back Jakafi review in GVHD

The entire JAK inhibitor family of medicines is feeling the ripple effects from a safety signal flagged for Pfizer’s Xeljanz. Now, the first marketed drug in the class is encountering increased scrutiny from the FDA. The FDA has pushed back a decision for Incyte’s application for Jakafi in steroid-refractory chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) by three months, the… Read More »

NSW MP won’t back up Qld border allegation

NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard has refused to substantiate his claim that Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is keeping Queensland’s border closed for political reasons. A Sydney nurse was confirmed to have coronavirus on Friday, in addition to five new locally acquired cases recorded in NSW. The new infections increase the likelihood that a November 1 reopening… Read More »