Mum revitalised by pioneering MS surgery

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Mum revitalised by pioneering MS surgery

Postby MSUK » Wed Sep 08, 2010 3:09 am


A multiple sclerosis patient from Sheffield is enjoying a new lease of life after undergoing pioneering treatment abroad.

Sylvie Wright travelled to Poland for a procedure to clear a blocked vein in her neck.

She has also had a stent fitted to keep her left jugular vein open - it was originally 80 per cent blocked.

Although the CCSVI treatment, which is designed to open up blood flow, has not yet been clinically approved, Sylvie said the anecdotal evidence that it could help MS patients was enough to make her determined to try it.... Read More - ... ageid/2954
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Postby eve » Wed Sep 08, 2010 3:47 am

Another good story and I very much like the mention of Niacin. That made a big difference for me too.
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