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AstraZeneca, Allergan close deal over Chron's drug MEDI2070

AstraZeneca has completed the licensing agreement between MedImmune, its global biologics research and development arm, and Allergan plc, for the global rights to MEDI2070.

MEDI2070 is an IL-23 monoclonal antibody currently in a Phase IIb clinical trial for moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease and ready for Phase II for ulcerative colitis, diseases that sit outside AstraZeneca’s three main therapy areas. 129 more words

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Trust your gut, hate your guts, gut check

Why are there so many idioms about the gut and how do they relate to living with a damaged gut? Chronic inflammation caused by a GI disorder and the subsequent surgeries to correct them have dramatically altered how these everyday sayings apply to my emotional experience. 451 more words

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Life Update

Hi there!

I would like to apologize for not being here in so long, but I have a good reason for it, I promise.

The reason I first started this blog was to reach out to other people who may be having the same issues and have been struggling like I am because of this or any other disease. 642 more words

How Being Diagnosed With A Chronic Illness Changed Who I Am.

‘Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, when one only remembers to turn on the light’ – Dumbledore

When you’re diagnosed with a chronic illness, it doesn’t come with a guide. 1,631 more words

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Not over the Mountain yet.

Sorry it’s been awhile since my last post but my health is once again not co-operating with my get well soon plan. My menstrual cycle seemed to stop almost two years ago and I thought I had finished with that time of my life but last month I began to bleed for about three weeks straight. 287 more words

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Setback

I have not written for a while because I have found going back to work quite challenging while trying to balance training a service dog and cope with reoccurring illness. 231 more words

Christian Living

Traveling With a Chronic Illness

This time last year The Nerdventurists were preparing to embark on their greatest adventure, a 10,000 mile drive across 19 countries in the name of adventure and charity. 889 more words

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