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HELP with posting + what is subscribing?

when I look at my posts, there are 3. one I initiated in introductions.
but when I look at the thread I posted on, pktpkt it isn't there. i see "subscription", but have no clue what that is. (I have not been on a forum in quite a few years.)
I posted on another thread, and that post IS THERE.

utterly flummoxed
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MRI patterns decipher between MS and VWM

Researchers say they have found evidence that makes it easier to differentiate between multiple sclerosis (MS) and vanishing white matter disease (VWM) – conditions that can show considerable similarities....... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/technology
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Team shows how blood-brain barrier is maintained

In a new study, researchers have made insights into how the blood-brain barrier (BBB) - which allows only selected molecules to pass through - is maintained, identifying a protein key to the process. Delivering this protein to mice with the rodent equivalent of MS improved their symptoms.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/nervecells
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Remyelinating antibody study data revealed

Acorda Therapeutics Inc has presented data from a Phase 1 clinical trial of rHIgM22, a remyelinating antibody being studied for the treatment of multiple sclerosis.

Safety data showed rHIgM22 was well-tolerated in each of the five tested doses, supporting additional clinical development. In addition, testing detected rHIgM22 in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), indicating the drug’s access to the central nervous system..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/myelin
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Moving for Medical Cannabis

Medical Cannabis helped relieve my PPMS when I lived in California. Here in Florida I have no legal access to it and my body is getting worse.

I want to relocate to Oregon or Colorado or Washington, but I cannot afford to live alone and I need wheelchair friendly housing. (I use my rollator walker indoors and an electric wheelchair for outdoor trips.)

I am posting this publicly and hoping for a roommate miracle. Age ...
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Leg spasticity?

Hiya everyone

Maybe I should know what this is but I'm not sure. My leg has always had the partial loss of sensation that remains after a relapse. It's harder to control, but mostly I do my best to keep fit and sort out any gait issues with physio.

But about 3 weeks ago the surface on the lower leg suddenly felt cold. It's much colder to touch and my body feels colder because I ...
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Doctor offers new model for MS

Multiple sclerosis may be more of a continuum than three distinct types of disease, and a new model attempts to capture that nuance reports MedPage Today.

The "topographical" model could provide a new way of looking at disease course, Stephen Krieger, MD, of Mount Sinai in New York City, claims...... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/MStypes
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Study finds MS activity can return when treatment stops

A new study by the NYU Langone Medical Centre found almost 40 per cent of patients had some disease activity return when they stopped taking their meds.
The findings, issued in a press release by the centre, have been presented at the American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting held April 18-25, in Washington, D.C.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/drugsresearch
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Smoking ‘leads to multiple sclerosis treatment issues’

According to study results presented at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology in Washington, DC, researchers say they have tied the effects of cigarette smoke with various health issues experienced by current and potential multiple sclerosis patients..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/environmentalfactors
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