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Possible Diagnosis of MS - I'm scared!!

They found white spots on my brain with MRI. My spinal tap showed protein level at 22 but I had 2 oligoclonal bands. I have had blurry vision that comes and goes for about 3-4 months. My left hand and arm is starting to feel sort of numb at times, but not all of the time. I have not had any probelm walking or have tingling in my legs or feet. My Neurologist seems to ...
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Researcher takes sharper look at MS

A young researcher at Massachusetts General Hospital is exploring ways to diagnose and track multiple sclerosis more accurately with stronger and faster imaging technologies.......... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/technology
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MRI shows an opacity ...terrified,help!

Hi guys.... After months of feeling dizzy/woozy, intermittent hot feeling in right lower calf, headaches every morning, I finally plucked up the courage to attend my MRI brain. This was a week ago and it has shown "no demyelating features but a 2mm diameter high intensity, oval opacicity in the signal in flair unspecified in nature. I work in a GP surgery and my doc says not to worry and that my symptoms (above) aren't ...
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Drug derived from sea anemone shows promise

A drug developed from the toxin of a sea anemone to treat conditions such as multiple sclerosis have shown promise in a phase 1 clinical trial, it has been reported..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/emergingtherapies
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Healthy 48yr Female concerned about Symptoms

Hello, this is my first time here so forgive me if I am posting to the wrong board.

I am hoping someone can help me figure out if my suspicions for MS are accurate. My doctor is not much help as I seem to have to request tests. Until now no tests were done. So I requested an MRI.

now I am taking things Into my own hands, researching my own symptoms, and trying to ...
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Has anyone tried or hypothetically could a pelvic floor stim

.. could or has a pelvic floor stimulator removed you bladder or bowel incontinence issues?

there are many pelvic floor stimulatiors used to strengthen the pelvic floor and i wonder how much this could help an ms patient who suffers from incontinence?

http://www.kegel8.co.uk/articles/kegels-for-men.html


- i have been having botox injections in the bladder (200 units in 30 injections) since 06/2013 once every 6 months) but around the first injections ...
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April 23, 2015 - TISCH MS RESEARCH CENTER OF NEW YORK REPORT

April 23, 2015 - TISCH MS RESEARCH CENTER OF NEW YORK REPORTS EARLY IMPROVEMENT IN STEM CELL TRIAL.
6 of 9 patients show at least some improvement.
http://tischms.org/news/april-23-2015-tisch-ms-research-center-new-york-reports-early-improvement-stem-cell-trial

Sounds encouraging.
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Questions about supplements

Hello all. I have a few questions about supplements that I'm hoping maybe someone could shed some light on.

Here is a list of supplements im currently on

Vitamin D 3 4800IU per day (vitamin D blood level at 96 n/mol as of 2 months ago) is 4800 enough?
Vitamin B Complex
Multi-Vitamin
Uniquinol-QH ( CoQ10) http://www.pureencapsulations.com/ubiqu ... 100mg.html
Omega 3

My question is, should i be taking any ...
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Cytokines may play major role in MS

Researchers say they have discovered the role of a major cytokine in multiple sclerosis that could be a target for new therapy against the disease.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/immunecells
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Photo campaign challenges condition stereotypes

A Buckinghamshire charity is trying to show us how the people they treat are not all the same, despite stereotypes.

This National MS Awareness week sees the launch of a campaign by the Chilterns MS Centre in Wendover called #30talkingheads which challenges the preconceptions surrounding multiple sclerosis (MS)..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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