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Media--CCSVI

Postby thornyrose76 » Sun Dec 13, 2009 6:43 pm

I was curious, in that has CCSVI and Zamboni's findings been mentioned, even in great detail, by the mainstream media?? (Besides W5) Have any of the big networks in the US and UK covered it? Any media, anywhere, besides Canada?
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Postby jimmylegs » Sun Dec 13, 2009 7:21 pm

i heard bbc, to some extent (no results on bbc web site tho), and i heard a tip via cheer re US CBS or something, coming this week?
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Postby MSUK » Mon Dec 14, 2009 12:35 am

Hi, BBC ran the story on 27/11 - Multiple sclerosis 'blood blockage theory' tested - http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8374980.stm

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Postby balko » Mon Dec 14, 2009 12:44 am

please refer to the theme ccsvi in the news & other countries
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Postby magoo » Mon Dec 14, 2009 8:09 am

I was told all the major US networks will be airing stories this week. And, yes Cheer said she did an interview with CBS which will air this week.
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Postby bestadmom » Mon Dec 14, 2009 9:05 am

Hi Rhonda,

I know about CBS evening news and am waiting to hear when it will air. Do you know more about ABC (they interviewed Dr. Dake, right?) and NBC?

All He** will break loose in the US after things air. This should be a very interesting week.

Thanks,
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Postby Moom9335 » Mon Dec 14, 2009 4:06 pm

Please give us dates and stations that will be covering CCSVI. It's about time!
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Postby magoo » Tue Dec 15, 2009 5:10 am

Dr. Dake told me he has not done any interviews, but he thinks once the reports air there will be doctors everywhere testing and treating CCSVI! How amazing would that be??!!
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Postby bestadmom » Tue Dec 15, 2009 5:28 am

Rhonda,

I agree that there will be doctors diagnosing and treating this.

I'd think CCSVI is an interventional radiologist's candy. It's new, exciting, and will have a huge impact on hundred of thousands of people in the US, not to mention world-wide.

Someone mentioned that Dr. Dake spoke with ABC. Maybe I saw it on Facebook.
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Postby Badger » Tue Dec 15, 2009 5:33 am

:twisted: There has been very little media coverage in the UK, the MS Societies have been very dismissive and other than a small article on the internet from the BBC there has been very little:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/8374980.stm

there was also an article in a newspaper in Glasgow:

http://www.eveningtimes.co.uk/news/edit ... r-1.987654

Other than this the coverage has been poor. I have contacted most newspapers and TV stations but they are not interested. I have even contacted the Scottish health secretary, on 3 occassions, yet still no reply.

It is more than likely that they will all show an interest once it has been shown on American TV. TYPICAL.

Anyway thank you Dr. Zamboni. :D
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Postby MSUK » Tue Dec 15, 2009 6:22 am

Hi Badger,

There are three articles on CCSVI in the latest edition of New Pathways Magazine, published by MSRC.

We are currently running a Year's free subscription for new subscribers, for more details drop an email to info@msrc.co.uk

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