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Homeless With MS

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Homeless With MS

Hello,

I received my diagnosis of MS a couple of years ago after struggling with symptoms for many years. The tipping point was optic neuropathy in 2011 which led to an MRI of the brain. It has been difficult. I've managed to keep working but a recent ...

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Post by ScottyRushing
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on Wed May 24, 2017 1:57 pm
 

Worried about symptoms--could it be MS?

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Worried about symptoms--could it be MS?

Hi everyone. I just stumbled upon your site and I have to say that there seems to be a lot of very knowledgable and helpful people here. I've been trying to find some answers regarding some of the symptoms I've been having. I'm a ...

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Post by mjmnole
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on Wed May 24, 2017 9:49 am
 

Laquinimod fails phase III trial for RRMS patients

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Laquinimod fails phase III trial for RRMS patients

In a phase III trial, 2,199 relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) patients were randomised to receive one of two doses of laquinimod or a placebo...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/laquinimod-fails-phase-iii-trial-rrms-patients-240517

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Post by MSUK
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on Wed May 24, 2017 5:22 am
 

PPCA treatment tempers T-cells and MS symptoms

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PPCA treatment tempers T-cells and MS symptoms

Scientists have discovered an experimental treatment that targets activated immune cells, killing them off and stopping autoimmune damage...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/ppca-treatment-tempers-t-cells-and-ms-symptoms-230517

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Post by MSUK
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on Tue May 23, 2017 8:26 am
 

MRIs and SEP

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MRIs and SEP

Hello everyone, I would like to ask one or two questions regarding my current situation, and I would be very grateful for any information.

Basically, not long after some form of little localised rash on my chest in January, I started to develop plenty of sensory symptoms ...

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Post by Earth
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on Tue May 23, 2017 5:27 am
 

What's going to happen to me?

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What's going to happen to me?

Diagnosed in March - but posted in the un-diagnosed section of this site in 2016 while going through the diagnostic process.

What's going to happen now? and I'm just going to be frank here.. this is what want to ask.. when are things typically ...

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Post by purpleberry
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on Mon May 22, 2017 8:52 pm
 

Have your MRI scans been consistent with your symptom level?

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Have your MRI scans been consistent with your symptom level?

I am scheduled to have a MRI in the next few weeks and have not had one since I was diagnosed over 4 years ago. I have been feeling pretty good overall and am obviously hoping for good results but ...

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Post by ElliotB
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on Mon May 22, 2017 8:17 am
 

Greetings again after a long time

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Greetings again after a long time

Hi All. First posted as Happymama in about 2009 but can't find them.

I had electric shocks in one foot at the time. Into the toes and agonisingly painful. On, off, no tapering. Been going on for years. I also had numbness in one ...

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Post by Happymama
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on Sun May 21, 2017 11:40 am
 

2017 abstract: Multiple Deficiencies in Elder Care Residents

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2017 abstract: Multiple Deficiencies in Elder Care Residents

Multiple Micronutrient Deficiencies Exist in Aged-care Residents, with Serum Zinc, not Iron, Being a Major Predictor of Anemia
http://www.fasebj.org/content/31/1_Supp ... 60.2.short

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Background Anemia is a significant comorbidity in older adults with a complex etiology that ...


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Post by jimmylegs
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on Sat May 20, 2017 5:40 am
 

Closer to a blood test for MS

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Closer to a blood test for MS

Neurofilament light chains (sNfL) are pieces of neurons that appear when they get broken. It seems that they appear in blood when MS attacks.

It is not specific to MS, but at least it serves to monitor the damage. It is much more ...

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Post by frodo
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on Sat May 20, 2017 4:56 am
 
 

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