Category Archives: methotrexate

Government Approval to Subsidize TNF Inhibitors

Yesterday I read a great article about psoriasis patients in Hong Kong looking to get treatment subsidized by the government. Previously I worked in Hong Kong for around 4 years, and they have a great health care system offering universal … Continue reading

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Money or Bad Skin?

I used to think a lot about what I would do differently if I didn’t have psoriasis / psoriatic arthritis.  This was particularly the case when I lived and worked in China.  At that time I didn’t really enjoy my … Continue reading

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Briakinumab – Another Possible New Drug For Psoriasis

The Internet was abuzz yesterday with the news of the results of the most recent study on the drug briakinumab.  If that name sounds familiar, it is because I blogged about it a couple of months ago.  At that time … Continue reading

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Novartis AIN457 For Psoriasis

Some good news for us psoriasis warriors – especially those who do not have arthritis. As you probably know, there are quite a few different biologic drugs available for people with psoriatic arthritis (such as myself).  These biologics are wonderful … Continue reading

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Are You Scared of Injections?

I recently found another blog of a fellow psoriatic arthritis warrior.  She has recently been diagnosed and is currently on methotrexate treatment – although from what she writes it doesn’t appear to be optimal as she still needs to take … Continue reading

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