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Estimating typical MS disability progression speed.....

Estimating typical Multiple Sclerosis disability progression speed from clinical observations

Murray G. Brown, Mark Asbridge, Vern Hicks, Sarah Kirby, Thomas J. Murray, Pantelis Andreou, Dong Lin

Abstract

Introduction

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease of the central nervous system. Estimates of MS natural history (NH) disability progression speed from clinical observations vary worldwide. This may reflect, in part, variance in censoring-bias) (missing observations) and assumptions about when irreversible disability progression events occurred. We test ...
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My doctor put me on lexapro with Rebif

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My doctor put me on 10mg lexapro becouse I feel angery and little depressed which is one of side effects of Rebif !

Anyone take SSRI with Rebif or other drugs ? and for how long ?
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May have MS, here's my story

Hey everyone, I am a 20 year old third year University student that has some ongoing chronic symptoms. I think a good chunk of theme indicate MS.

Not sure how to open up about this but here it goes.

- November 2012, I began to experience "malaise" and muscle spasms in my back and ears. Doctors couldn't figure it out so they sent me out and said not to worry about it.

- December 2012, ...
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MS-UK Job Vacancy

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MS-UK have a job vacancy for a Community and Events Fundraiser.

Full details - http://www.ms-uk.org/vacancies
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Online Dating with MS

Online Dating with MS

New Pathways magazine is planning a feature about dating, particularly internet or online dating if you have MS. The magazine is looking for two or three people with MS who have dated online and their experiences – either good or bad.

There has been a big rise in online dating recently and it has many advantages if you have a mobility problem because you can “date from your desk”. You don’t ...
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my ms story

Since i was 13 I had crazy eye problem.Sometimes they were so painful that I couldn't go to class or move my eye. These eye pains would come out of nowhere and last only for a few days. I just kept living a normal life. I have also been known to fall a lot but never thought anything of it.When I turned 20 the falls came more often. But again I didn't think anything of ...
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Ebola Concerns While on Immunosuppressants?

Is anyone else concerned about Ebola while on immunosuppressant's to treat MS? I was diagnosed with MS about a month ago (although my doc says I have probably had it for about 10 years) and am about to start Tecfidera for treatment. I know the purpose of treatment is to suppress the immune system so it stops attacking the nervous system. Now, with the growing cases of Ebola, and hearing the possibility that it will ...
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Possible new target for Multiple Sclerosis treatment

A study published in the October, 2014 issue of Nature Medicine points to a new target for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (M.S.). Inhibiting this target, in a mouse model of the disease, was shown to inhibit the disease in its most advanced stages.

The landmark paper, “B4GALT6 regulates astrocyte activation during CNS inflammation,” was authored by Lior Mayo, Francisco J. Quinta et al. at Harvard Medical School. Abdolmohamad Rostami, M.D. Ph.D., professor and chair ...
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New MS Research into cytokine regulation, neuroprotection...

New MS Research into cytokine regulation, neuroprotection, tolerance induction

Evotec AG, a German company specializing in the provision of drug discovery resources to biotech companies and learning institutions, announced that is going to begin three new research projects for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS), which will be supported by funds from the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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