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Drug firm turns to ancient Chinese medicine

A company that specialises in turning University research into marketable drugs is licensing Harvard research related to the blue evergreen hydrangea root, a part of the plant that has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for centuries..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/emergingtherapies
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MRI images - I would appreciate your opinion

I have decided to put the most important portions in bold (if someone would like to avoid reading the rest of the text)

I have visited this site for years and I know that there are very intelligent and helpful people who visit this site. I had an account for many years (I did not post that much because I was so tired) but I am in a position where I need to create ...
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New MS model: all forms the same, different "topography"

This article was posted here this morning by someone else. I followed the link and then the post poofed. Anywho, interesting idea....
http://www.scientificamerican.com/artic ... ool-video/
Think of Multiple Sclerosis as a Leaking Swimming Pool
A new way of looking at the neurodegenerative disorder could lead to more and better treatments
By Bret Stetka | June 18, 2015
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brain scan chart
For 20 years neurologists have divided the ...
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3-D study of receptors throws up "surprises"

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have teamed up with several other institutions and pharmaceutical companies, including the University of Southern California (USC), San Diego's Receptos Inc. and Japanese company Ono Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., to publish the first 3D structures of a receptor implicated in many diseases of the brain and in normal physiology throughout the body..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/technology
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Biomarker identified to measure MS severity

In a study published in the journal Nature Communications, researchers have clarified the lifespan of antibody-producing cells and have also identified a novel biomarker that could be used to monitor autoimmune conditions such as multiple sclerosis and lupus erythematous.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/biomarkersandmicroRNA
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Could this be an indicator that I have progressiveMS not RR?

Hi all,

Been a while since i posted. some of you may remeber that i had my first relapse back in May 2013 (weak right side of body, most noticeably drop right foot). Lasted ten days. They then found old lesions on the brain (approx 7-8) and one active lesion on the cervical spine that explained the physical sympoms I was having.

I recovered well, except hat when my body temperatur rises (sauna, hot bath, ...
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Help us to create hospice for people with advance MS

Hi, everyone... We need your help in supporting our crowdfunding campaign. The thing is that my mom and me decided to open first hospice for people who suffer from advance MS in Ukraine. You might wonder why we are going to do this... Explanation is very simple... Our family faced this illness almost 20 years ago. My father suffer from it and how he is not able to get up from the bed...

I've described ...
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Lifetime of antibody-producing cells is investigated

Clinicians at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich have elucidated a mechanism involved in determining the lifespan of antibody-producing cells, and identified a promising new biomarker for monitoring autoimmune diseases like multiple sclerosis and lupus erythematosus...... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/immunecells
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Lyme disease

The People's Pharmacy recently interviewed Dr. Neil Spector who required a heart transplant due to undiagnosed chronic Lyme disease. The podcast of the interview will be freely available for the next 4 weeks.

http://www.peoplespharmacy.com/2015/06/ ... diagnosis/

Access the interview directly from...

http://traffic.libsyn.com/peoplespharma ... gnosis.mp3
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Can you trust Lyme disease tests?

The New England Center for Investigative Reporting has written an article discussing Lyme disease tests.

http://features.necir.org/lymediseasetesting
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