Managing Pain and Inflammation Campaign
healthinsight.ca has launched a campaign for Managing Pain & Inflamma...
Biologics & Biosimilars Webinar
The CSA and Alexandra Charlton, invite you to join in a FREE webinar to learn more about B...
Support Groups in Canada
Support groups are a great place to meet others, share and learn more about disease manage...
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Facts and Figures
- Psoriatic Arthritis can develop at any age.
- More women than men are being diagnosed with non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis.
- On average, 80% of HLA-B27 positive children born to a parent suffering with AS who is also HLA-B27 positive are likely to remain unaffected by AS.
- About 85% to 90% of people with ankylosing spondylitis have the HLA-B27 gene. Of those people who carry the HLA-B27 gene, however, only about 5% will