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Drug derived from sea anemone shows promise

A drug developed from the toxin of a sea anemone to treat conditions such as multiple sclerosis have shown promise in a phase 1 clinical trial, it has been reported..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/emergingtherapies
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Healthy 48yr Female concerned about Symptoms

Hello, this is my first time here so forgive me if I am posting to the wrong board.

I am hoping someone can help me figure out if my suspicions for MS are accurate. My doctor is not much help as I seem to have to request tests. Until now no tests were done. So I requested an MRI.

now I am taking things Into my own hands, researching my own symptoms, and trying to ...
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Has anyone tried or hypothetically could a pelvic floor stim

.. could or has a pelvic floor stimulator removed you bladder or bowel incontinence issues?

there are many pelvic floor stimulatiors used to strengthen the pelvic floor and i wonder how much this could help an ms patient who suffers from incontinence?

http://www.kegel8.co.uk/articles/kegels-for-men.html


- i have been having botox injections in the bladder (200 units in 30 injections) since 06/2013 once every 6 months) but around the first injections ...
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April 23, 2015 - TISCH MS RESEARCH CENTER OF NEW YORK REPORT

April 23, 2015 - TISCH MS RESEARCH CENTER OF NEW YORK REPORTS EARLY IMPROVEMENT IN STEM CELL TRIAL.
6 of 9 patients show at least some improvement.
http://tischms.org/news/april-23-2015-tisch-ms-research-center-new-york-reports-early-improvement-stem-cell-trial

Sounds encouraging.
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Questions about supplements

Hello all. I have a few questions about supplements that I'm hoping maybe someone could shed some light on.

Here is a list of supplements im currently on

Vitamin D 3 4800IU per day (vitamin D blood level at 96 n/mol as of 2 months ago) is 4800 enough?
Vitamin B Complex
Multi-Vitamin
Uniquinol-QH ( CoQ10) http://www.pureencapsulations.com/ubiqu ... 100mg.html
Omega 3

My question is, should i be taking any ...
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Cytokines may play major role in MS

Researchers say they have discovered the role of a major cytokine in multiple sclerosis that could be a target for new therapy against the disease.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/immunecells
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Photo campaign challenges condition stereotypes

A Buckinghamshire charity is trying to show us how the people they treat are not all the same, despite stereotypes.

This National MS Awareness week sees the launch of a campaign by the Chilterns MS Centre in Wendover called #30talkingheads which challenges the preconceptions surrounding multiple sclerosis (MS)..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Medtronics Pain Pump

VERY IMPORTANT NEWS

Health | Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:58pm EDT Related: HEALTH
Medtronic to halt manufacture of pain drug pump -U.S. regulators
BY SUSAN KELLY
(Reuters) - Medtronic Plc has agreed to stop manufacturing and distributing its SynchroMed implantable drug pump, U.S. regulators said on Monday, a step toward resolving allegations that the company violated quality standards with the device which delivers pain medication to cancer patients and others.

Medtronic failed to correct problems ...
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Neuromyelitis optica new advances

Some years ago, Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) became the first demyelinating disease with a biomarker, the AQP4-IgG

Now it seems that a new biomarker for NMO has been found. It is the anti-MOG antibody and it is specially related to optic neuritis.

Some cases of MS could be in fact this new version of NMO. Get tested if you are in doubt.

http://www.neurology.org/content/84/14_ ... .274.short
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MS Awareness Week - #purplepants campaign

All week we want you to be sharing your ‪#‎purplepants‬ selfies on our Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/MultipleSclerosisUK to celebrate UK MS Awareness Week.

You can wear anything purple, and download a 'nominate' button from our website at http://www.ms-uk.org/purplepants to get your friends on board as well!

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