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New report risks limiting patients’ access to drugs

Apr 10/GHLF Staff / ICER

A report on rheumatoid arthritis treatment released by ICER risks restricting patients’ drug access, critics say.

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CreakyJoints Protests ICER’s Rheumatoid Arthritis Evidence Report

Mar 24/GHLF Staff / arthritis ICER Press Releases

CreakyJoints offered its strong objection to the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review’s (ICER) Rheumatoid Arthritis: Evidence Report.

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Fears over vaccines: Unwarrented

Mar 23/GHLF Staff / Uncategorized

In a Daily Beast piece, Dr. Paul Offit, M.D. notes that despite several studies showing that vaccines containing the preservative thimerisol are no more likely to cause autism than vaccines without thimerisol, parent fears about thimerisol-containing vaccines persist – with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. leading the charge. If President Trump appoints Kennedy to lead a […]

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Problems plague study finding that acupuncture prevents migraines

Mar 10/GHLF Staff / Migraine

A study by 12 researchers at five Chinese institutions, published this month in JAMA Internal Medicine, found that real acupuncture outperforms sham acupuncture in mitigating migraines without aura. Over the course of 16 weeks, the nearly 250 participants were split into three groups. Some underwent real acupuncture; others were administered fake acupuncture (which pierced parts […]

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Study finds migraine patients at increased stroke risk after surgery

Jan 27/GHLF Staff / Migraine

According to a recent study, within 30 days of undergoing surgery, those who suffer from migraines are likelier that those who do not to be readmitted to the hospital and are at increased risk of stroke.

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