An asthma attack can happen any where at any time, making it pone to unpredictability; although the uncertain nature of asthma attacks can be significantly reduced with a few simple guidelines.
IVX Health provides providers and patients with new information about their condition, how to prepare for their first infusion, tips from others in their community and more.
A high number of medications for complex chronic conditions such as Crohn’s disease, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis (MS), and many others are being administered by intravenous infusion. These sets of modern therapies provide patients with comprehensive and innovative treatment options, but they still have to make one critical decision – where to receive their infusion.
Many people are finding this summer with the outbreak of COVID-19 abnormal at best, but it can be especially challenging for those living with Crohn’s disease as they have to be extremely careful to avoid exposure to COVID-19. As we enter into the home stretch of the summer months, we’re taking a deeper dive in how to live well in the heat, sunshine and Coronavirus while managing Crohn’s disease.
With the oncoming wave of patients anticipated, hospital administrators are making arrangements to ensure that all patients can continue to receive care. Here’s what we may be seeing from hospitals in the next days and weeks, as they continue to triage patients to ensure that both COVID-19 patients, their families, and the public are protected.
As a nation, we’re just beginning to confront the challenge of COVID-19 and its impact on our communities. While everyone is talking about coronavirus, there is still uncertainty and limited guidance about its impact, especially for those patients living with complex chronic illness who may be receiving ongoing infusion therapy.
At IVX Health, we’re here to provide direction from the best resources and information currently available to provide common-sense approaches to handling coronavirus.
We couldn’t be more excited to welcome the founders of Just Breathe Box as an official IVX Health partner and contributing content writers. Featured as today’s guest blogger is one half of J|B Box, co-founder Jessica Donley, an MS warrior since 2013, sharing her wisdom on what she’d wish she’d known before beginning her MS infusions.
Multiple Sclerosis is a potentially disabling disease of the central nervous system that affects the brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves. Most experts classify MS as an autoimmune condition, whereas the immune system mistakenly attacks normal tissues in the body, specifically destroying the myelin.
Starting a new medication of any kind – especially an ongoing biologic infusion – often brings fear and anxiety with its prescription. Whether you’re new to Ocrevus or it’s been 6 months since your first infusion, we’ve provided tips to making infusion day just a bit more manageable.