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Study suggests playing video game may help MS patients' ....

Study suggests playing video game may help MS patients' balance

An exercise component of the popular Nintendo Wii video game may help multiple sclerosis patients improve their balance by rewiring their brains, a new study suggests.

No medications exist to preserve balance in MS patients, and some drugs make balance worse, said study lead author Dr. Luca Prosperini, a neurologist at Sapienza University in Rome, Italy.

It appears that patients who use the Wii Balance ...
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Applying for disability

Hello,

I'm new here and wanted to know if anyone can give advice/their personal experience on applying for disability. Some relation might be someone with RRMS early 30's...but certainly ALL responses are appchieated!! Thank you.
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Persons with MS may be able to improve self-awareness.....

Persons with MS may be able to improve self-awareness via task-oriented cognitive rehabilitation

A new study of self-awareness by Kessler Foundation researchers shows that persons with multiple sclerosis (MS) may be able to improve their self-awareness through task-oriented cognitive rehabilitation. The study was epublished ahead of print on July 2 in NeuroRehabilitation. (Yael Goverover, Helen Genova, Hali Griswold, Nancy D. Chiaravalloti & John DeLuca: Metacognitive knowledge and online awareness in persons with multiple sclerosis doi: ...
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Non-parametric analysis of seasonality in birth and MS risk

Non-parametric analysis of seasonality in birth and MS risk in second generation of migrants in Kuwait

There are inconsistent reports about multiple sclerosis (MS) risk among migrants from low to high MS risk geographical regions. This study assessed the overall MS incidence and evaluated seasonality in birth and subsequent MS risk later in the life in second generation of migrants born and lived in Kuwait...... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/ethnicgroups
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Predictor of Disease Course

Interesting article that shows Cortical N-acetyl aspartate (NAA) levels can predict the disease course in MS. These levels can be adjusted with supplementation so I wonder if it is a symptom of the illness or if a correction can change the outlook?

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24620975
NAA and disability in MS

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11716561
Creatine supplementation increases NAA levels in ALS

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10913502 ...
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10 day detox diet

Dr. Hyman explains his 10 day detox diet.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgcGlei_JLo
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trying to keep it simpler !

Hi, am sharing here my latest reads and findings and asking for help to reflect with me on this. This started when I was looking for a disease with similar symptoms to my MS symptoms.

I came across some very interesting facts; I had a look at the symptoms of body fluid retention and bad fluid drainage. For example “they can also experience symptoms of burning, aching, or itchiness”-,in the legs. "symptoms tend to be ...
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How many of you have Amalgam fillings

and how many?

I read studies that Amalgam can contribute to MS or any other brain disease. I also read that there was a study done of 20,000 adults with amalgam fillings and only 7 had MS.

I can't find a number indicating how many people in the world have amalgam fillings but I'd be curious to know.
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When do YOU think there will be a cure?

I read about some stem cell trials done on mice that allowed them to walk again within 48 hours.

I'm just wondering when you think there will be a cure for MS?
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Update on Tisch MS Center's Phase I Stem Cell trial

Tisch MS center has posted an update to their FDA approved stem cell phase 1 trial. You can read it here.


https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/tisch-ms-center-s-fda-approved-phase-i-stem-cell-trial-for-multiple-sclerosis#activity

No results yet but just a status update. Many of us contributed money to their research and have placed our hopes in it. It's nice that they keep us posted.
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