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New Drug Approvals: Aimovig (erenumab-aooe)

Aimovig (erenumab-aooe) is a calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) receptor antagonist, specifically indicated for the preventative treatment of migraine in adults. Aimovig... Read more »

ABLE Programs in Jeopardy, Disability Advocates Warn

Without a big change, advocates are warning that a recently-established vehicle to help people with disabilities save money without risking their... Read more »

Blood Test May Serve as Early Predictor for Cerebral Palsy

New research suggests that a blood test could one day help doctors flag children with cerebral palsy far earlier, allowing young... Read more »

Finally, a Winner for Alzheimer’s?

Positive results for an anti-amyloid agent in patients with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is drawing praise, but experts are calling for... Read more »

Anticholinergic Drugs and Dementia

Antidepressants, drugs for Parkinson’s disease, and urologic medications that have definite anticholinergic activity increase the risk of developing dementia up to... Read more »

Is Autism Linked to Food Allergies?

Could there be a link between autism and food allergies? A new study from the University of Iowa suggests one, but... Read more »

New Drug Approvals: Palynziq (pegvaliase-pqpz)

The U.S. FDA approved Palynziq (pegvaliase-pqpz) for adults with a rare and serious genetic disease known as phenylketonuria (PKU). Patients with... Read more »

Nation’s Largest Employer Misses Disability Hiring Goal

The U.S. government is falling short on a plan to dramatically increase hiring of people with intellectual disability and other conditions,... Read more »

App Shows Potential in Flagging Autism

New research suggests that a simple iPhone app could be instrumental in helping screen children for autism from the comfort of... Read more »

Statins: The Next Class of Inhaled Drugs?

An emerging area of investigation in asthma and chronic pulmonary disease (COPD) is use of statins. The basis for this interest... Read more »