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Worried about my partner.

Hey, everyone....

I'm worried my partner has a mild form of M/s.

My partner is in back pain 24/7. From is lower back all the way up to his neck. He is very fit and not overweight. We eat healthy (vegan) and very healthy contentious people.

We have to see a chiro 2-3 times a week. He experiences such bad pain that he vomits.

He often has one-sided eye twitching and muscle spasms, 24/7 hands ...
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MS, Mèniére Disease (MD), Other Vestibular Disorders (OVD)

http://www.thisisms.com/forum/chronic-cerebrospinal-venous-insufficiency-ccsvi-f40/topic28490.html

Note CCSVI seems to cause a spectrum of circulatory problems, which, among other things, includes MS.

Also note that xenophobia against Italian doctors, and jokes about cleaning ice hockey rinks, are no longer the least bit funny.
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Loss of spinal nerve fibres not only cause of disability...

Loss of spinal nerve fibres not only cause of disability in MS patients

Researchers from Queen Mary University of London have sampled spinal cords of thirteen people with multiple sclerosis (MS) and five healthy controls, and found that the spinal cord cross sectional area is not a good predictor of nerve fibre loss...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/loss-spinal-nerve-fibres-not-only-cause-disability-ms-patients-120517
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MS and stroke patients walk significantly better...

MS and stroke patients walk significantly better with neural stimulation

Using technology designed by Case Western Reserve University and the Advanced Platform Technology and Functional Electrical Stimulation Centres at the Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Centre, two men have been able to walk again after receiving functional electrical stimulation (FES)...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/ms-and-stroke-patients-walk-significantly-better-neural-stimulation-110517
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Epstein-Barr virus sensitised T-cells see symptom reduction

Half of progressive MS patients treated with Epstein-Barr virus sensitised T-cells see symptom reduction

Positive findings from a preliminary study involving the Epstein-Barr virus has highlighted a new possible approach for treating multiple sclerosis (MS)...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/half-progressive-ms-patients-treated-epstein-barr-virus-sensitised-t-cells-see-symptom-reduction
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Has anybody had anything similar?

2 years ago I started seeing dots for fifteen to 30 minutes. Along with it came confusion. These happened 3 or 4 times a year for 2 years. The neurologist diagnosed me with ocular migraines a month ago, after having a 2 week long episode of these "migraines" with worsening symptoms. Last month I had difficulty speaking, vertigo, confusion, fatigue, joint pain, and neck pain. These lasted 2 weeks, 3 of the days to where ...
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Could this be MS??

2 years ago I started seeing dots for fifteen to 30 minutes. Along with it came confusion. These happened 3 or 4 times a year for 2 years. The neurologist diagnosed me with ocular migraines a month ago, after having a 2 week long episode of these "migraines" with worsening symptoms. Last month I had difficulty speaking, vertigo, confusion, fatigue, joint pain, and neck pain. These lasted 2 weeks, 3 of the days to where ...
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Walk Aide for sale

Hi, My name is Tracy and I was diagnosed with MS 2005. I'm 32 years old and have been in a wheelchair now since 2008. In a struggle to maintain my walking ability, I purchased a Walk Aide unit. It has since "collected dust" over the subsequent years and I'm really looking to pass it on to someone who might be struggling with that same drop foot concern. I have the unit and several packages ...
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Simvastatin trial starting

I have just read in MS-UK that Simvastatin trial is gonna start ... 10 years late.

As it happened already with Rituxan, Simvastatin is a drug with a expired patent, and though patent expiration is supposed to be something for the public interest, the effect is that nobody has performed a real clinical trial in a lot of years.

Until now. Finally the MS Society, the NIHR and the National MS Society have found the ...
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Siponimod reduces risk of disability progression by 21%

Scientists who conducted a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase III study, evaluating siponimod versus a placebo in patients with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (SPMS) have managed to reduce the risk of disability progression by 21 per cent, over a three month period...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/siponimod-reduces-risk-disability-progression-21-cent-090517
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