Tag Archives: Severe

Yale experts treat severe, disfiguring sarcoidosis with novel therapy

An all-Yale team of researchers successfully treated a patient with disfiguring sarcoidosis, a disease that can affect multiple organs, with a drug approved for rheumatoid arthritis. Successful treatment of two other patients with similarly severe disease suggests an effective treatment for an incurable, sometimes life-threatening illness is within reach. The research was published in the… Read More »

Your severe eczema may best be treated by allergy shots

If you’ve suffered with severe atopic dermatitis (eczema) for a long time and have tried what you think is every available option for relief, you may want to consider allergy shots. A medically-challenging case being presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Scientific Meeting found that allergy shots provided significant… Read More »

'I thought I could have died, it happened suddenly' – mum (46) suffers severe asthma attack while out shopping

Andrea Rowsome ‘I thought I could have died, it happened suddenly’ – mum (46) suffers severe asthma attack while out shopping Independent.ie Andrea Rowsome was browsing in a health food shop with her husband when suddenly she was overcome with a sudden breathlessness. As she attempted to gasp for air, she grew dizzier and dizzier.… Read More »