first_imgSANTA ANITA 20 CENT RAINBOW PICK SIX JACKPOT CARRYOVER OF $271,354  INTO THURSDAY; 13 CONSOLATION TICKETS TODAY EACH PAY $5,803.70 ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 20, 2019)–Santa Anita’s popular 20 cent Single Ticket Rainbow Pick Six Jackpot remained unsolved on Sunday, resulting in a Jackpot carryover of $271,354 into Thursday’s eight-race program.Although there was no single ticket winner today, there were 13 consolation tickets with six wins, each worth $5,803.70.With a Jackpot carryover of $239,019 from Saturday, there was $141,231 in new money wagered today, creating a total Jackpot pool of $380,250.First post time on Thursday is at 1 p.m. and approximate post for race three, the beginning of the Rainbow Pick Six Jackpot, is at 2 p.m. PT.Santa Anita offers free parking and admission on Thursday, with admission gates opening for simulcast wagering in the Grandstand Paddock Room on both Wednesday and Thursday at 10 a.m.For additional information, please visit or call (626) 574-RACE.last_img read more

New MS drug now available in Republic

first_imgA PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY has today announced that an oral treatment for people with active relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis is now available in the Republic of Ireland.The drug, Aubagio, has been described as “an exciting development for the MS community” by Chief Executive of MS Society Ireland, Ava Battles.It is the first oral, once-daily, first-line medicine for treatment of relapsing-remitting MS and offers an alternative to repeated injections.As of the start of this month, the drug has been approved for the HSE’s High Tech drug scheme for reimbursement.“MS Ireland believes people with MS should have access to all and any appropriate and licensed treatments that would improve or assist in the management of their condition,” Battles commented.Relapsing-remitting MS affects about 85% of those diagnosed with MS. Approximately 250 people are diagnosed with MS every year in Ireland with 8,000 in total directly affected by the disease.Read: Medicinal marijuana drug means end to buying drugs on the street>Read: Calls made for “wonder MS drug” to be made available by HSE>last_img read more