September, 2011

Clinical Trials For BOTOX® Study

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is currently recruiting Raynaud’s patients to participate in a clinical trial of BOTOX® therapy for chronic pain and ulcerations.  This is a 28-day randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial requiring travel to the clinic in Springfield, Illinois. 

Autoimmunity Is From Venus

Why do women have more problems like Sjögren’s syndrome and lupus? Venus Williams dropped out of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, citing a recent diagnosis of Sjögren’s syndrome, an autoimmune disease known to cause dryness of the mouth and eyes […]