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Firm focuses on venom-based paediatric MS treatment

Nutra Pharma, a US-based biotechnology company specialising in the acquisition, licensing, and commercialisation of pharmaceutical products and technologies for the management of neurological disorders, cancer, autoimmune, and infectious diseases, has announced it has filed an application with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for orphan drug status for its investigational drug RPI-78M as a treatment for paediatric multiple sclerosis (MS)..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/emergingtherapies
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Children ‘recover well’ from demyelination, study finds

Most children can expect a good and quick physical recovery following acute central nervous system demyelination, study findings suggest.... Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/paediatric
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Study claims long duration of MS......

Study claims long duration of MS associated with higher mortality

A study published in the journal PLoS One revealed an excess mortality rate among French patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) that experience the disease for more than 20 years. The study was conducted by researchers at several institutes and hospitals in France, and is entitled “Excess Mortality in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis Starts at 20 Years from Clinical Onset: Data from a Large-Scale French Observational ...
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Wheelchair services in England 'are failing'

One of Great Britain's most successful Paralympians has said wheelchair services across England are failing on every level.

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson has launched a new national charter to improve services across the country..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Psychosocial factors ‘influence pain in MS’

Pain is prevalent in 63 per cent of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a recent study, and psychosocial factors may be key contributors to the severity of that pain..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/mssymptomsresearch
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sinusitis and mastoiditis?

I know this isnt an ENT board but im curious to know if its known if there is there any correlation between MS,siusitis, and mastoiditis?

The reason i ask is because i was only made aware that my latest MRI report had a second page earlier this week. What stood out to me was

" There is mild mucosal thickening in the ethmoid sinuses. There is also partial opacifcation of the left mastoid air cell." ...
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Could this be MS?

Hello everyone. A couple of months ago, I had a strange twitch on the top of my knee cap. I discounted it, but each day the twitching increased. I currently have twitches throughout much of my body along with "pins and needle" sensations that come and go - typically on my legs, but sometimes arms and even scalp! My left arm and left leg have felt kinda of numb, and a bit uncoordinated at times, ...
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New MS factor found

Research published in the Journal of Immunology claims the cytokine granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor (GM CSF) could be involved in multiple sclerosis (MS) progression and development.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/braininflammation
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More generic drug recalls from manufactures in India

In a previous thread titled Dirty Medicine we discussed generic drug recalls from India due to ineffective medications fraudulently sold by Ranbaxy. The Peoples Pharmacy now reports that there's more of the same including falsified data by Indian clinical research organizations who supposedly test and evaluate the generic drugs.

More Drug Recalls From India – Do You Trust Foreign-Made Generics?
http://www.peoplespharmacy.com/2015/07/ ... -generics/
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Impact of diabetes 2 on lymphatic vessels identified

Many of us here have our thoughts and beliefs of what could have brought on these symptoms they call MS. Mine being a hit to the base of the skull in the mid-70s, which brought on tingling and some numbness to left arm and left leg and left foot. Hospitalization and traction resolved this for many years. 1990 a very bad fall brought on within a week drop foot with time to the point I ...
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