FDA Approves Two New Indications for XARELTO ® (rivaroxaban) to Help Prevent and Treat Blood Clots in Pediatric Patients
RARITAN, NJ, Dec. 20, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved two pediatric indications for XARELTO® (rivaroxaban): the treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE, or blood clots) and reduction in the risk of recurrent VTE in patients from birth to less than 18 years after at least five days of initial parenteral (injected or intravenous) anticoagulant treatment; and thromboprophylaxis (prevention of blood clots and blood-clot related events) in children aged two years and older with congenital heart disease who have...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - December 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Peripheral artery disease care is focus of novel Yale research program
With its unusual combination of psychology and cardiology, Yale ’s VAMOS research program is working to standardize care for the vascular disease. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - December 13, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

When PAD Is an Emergency
If you have peripheral artery disease (PAD), you need to be aware of signs of these medical emergencies. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Foot Care Tips for People With PAD, From Podiatrists
Follow these foot care tips to help your feet stay healthy if you have peripheral artery disease (PAD). (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Help a Loved One With Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral artery disease can be a life-changing condition. Here’s how one man helped a friend through his diagnosis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tips for Traveling When You Have Peripheral Artery Disease
PAD and travel: How to get around at the airport, in the car, and at hotels. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Peripheral Artery Disease in the Bedroom
PAD and sex: How peripheral artery disease impacts your sex life and what you can do to reclaim it. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercise and Live Better with Peripheral Arterial Disease
Your peripheral artery disease may make walking painful. Learn how supervised exercise therapy can help you go farther and in more comfort. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ways Peripheral Artery Disease Can Affect Your Work
Personal adjustments and workplace accommodations to help your employer support your peripheral artery disease treatment. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Peripheral Artery Disease Can Sneak Up on You
Peripheral artery disease takes hold over time, sometimes without people knowing it. Here are the subtle symptoms to look for. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do I Really Need Surgery for Peripheral Artery Disease?
Find out when someone with peripheral artery disease (PAD) might need surgery or another procedure to help treat it. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ease Your Leg and Arm Pain From Peripheral Artery Disease
Leg pain is a top symptom of peripheral artery disease. Here are tips on how to manage it and to ease your pain. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Research Finds Challenges in Symptom Recognition and Diagnostic Testing can impact Patient Satisfaction for People with Vascular Disease
- One in four physicians surveyed feel the "lack of technology or equipment to make an accurate diagnosis of coronary artery disease and peripheral artery disease" is a key obstacle to an accurate diagnosis (Source: Abbott.com)
Source: Abbott.com - November 10, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Peripheral Artery Disease: What Your Family and Friends Should Know
If you have peripheral artery disease (PAD), these tips will help you get the support you want from your loved ones. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Skin Care Tips for People With PAD, From a Dermatologist
Peripheral artery disease (PAD) can cause changes and discomfort to the skin on your legs and feet. Here’s how to manage the symptoms and what to look out for. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news