It is currently Sun Jun 26, 2016 9:14 pm

News News of General Discussion

Site map of General Discussion » Forum : General Discussion

If it's on your mind and it has to do with multiple sclerosis in any way, post it here.

Helminths (parasites) article again

"The Parasite Underground" The New York Times Magazine, June 16, 2016 (has mention of MS toward the middle):

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/19/magaz ... hone-share

"… her family-practice doctor corroborated her account, adding, 'As long as the patient is making an informed decision, and understands the risks, then something is worth doing if they decide it's worth doing.'"


Dating back to January, 2007, helminths (parasites) has been a topic here (especially for Lyon). ...
Read more : Helminths (parasites) article again | Views : 110 | Replies : 0


Have you been abused?

Taking a break from talk of a cure may be just what the doctor ordered.

My topic is sensitive. I mean no harm.

Are there people out there with disabilities who feel they are verbally abused? Or worse? Are the abusers caregivers? Family members? Does anyone else witness the abuse without trying to stop it?

Do caregivers break off caring to avoid having to help or confront abusers?

Do people who think they are being ...
Read more : Have you been abused? | Views : 170 | Replies : 0


From AARDA's Infocus publication, June 2016

From AARDA's (American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association) June 2016 Infocus publication:

Good news from Québec about MS

Researchers at the University of Québec-Laval have found the involvement of a molecule in the development of multiple sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease that attacks the central nervous system.

In their study, the team, led by Dr. Steve Lacroix, professor of molecular medicine, focused on one of the mechanisms that characterize multiple sclerosis, the massive influx of immune ...
Read more : From AARDA's Infocus publication, June 2016 | Views : 189 | Replies : 1






Cerebral microbleeds in MS patients....

Cerebral microbleeds in MS patients associated with increased risk of disability

Leaky blood vessels in the brain called cerebral microbleeds are associated with increased physical and cognitive disability in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a new study by researchers in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
Read more : Cerebral microbleeds in MS patients.... | Views : 259 | Replies : 4


Making a free injection tracking mobile app - Need feedback!

Image

I’ve been lurking various MS forums since my girlfriend started taking Copaxone for her MS last year, and see a lot of people asking about mobile apps or different methods of tracking their injections. I design mobile apps full time, and I’ve decided to make an app for my girlfriend to track her injections in a simple, modern way after being frustrated with current apps on the market.

Instead of just making it for, ...
Read more : Making a free injection tracking mobile app - Need feedback! | Views : 189 | Replies : 3


New MS treatment can halt progression

As per BBc
http://www.bbc.com/news/health-36490315
Can somebody guide me pl
Read more : New MS treatment can halt progression | Views : 488 | Replies : 4


Newly Diagnosed?

Check out our new ‪blog‬ 'Newly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis booklet' at https://multiplesclerosisuk.wordpress.com/2016/06/14/newly-diagnosed-with-multiple-sclerosis-booklet
Read more : Newly Diagnosed? | Views : 170 | Replies : 0


Nerve-insulating cells ‘more diverse than previously thought

Oligodendrocytes, a type of brain cell that plays a crucial role in conditions such as multiple sclerosis, are more diverse than have previously been thought, according to a new study by researchers at Karolinska Institute in Sweden...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
Read more : Nerve-insulating cells ‘more diverse than previously thought | Views : 171 | Replies : 0


 

Login  •  Register


Statistics

Total posts 232935 • Total topics 24944 • Total members 16083


Contact us | Terms of Service