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Gait changes with balance-based torso-weighting in MS

Gait changes with balance-based torso-weighting in people with MS

Individuals with multiple sclerosis (PwMS) often have mobility impairments that may lead to falls and limitations in activities. Physiotherapy interventions that could improve mobility typically take several weeks. Balance-based torso-weighting (BBTW), a system of strategically placing light weights to improve response to balance perturbations, has resulted in immediate small improvements in clinical measures in PwMS, but changes in spatiotemporal gait parameters are unknown. The purpose was ...
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Cytokine signature patterns provide insights....

Cytokine signature patterns provide insights into immunomodulatory drug effects

The use of cytokine signature patterns: separating drug naïve, interferon and natalizumab-treated multiple sclerosis patients.

O'Connell KE1, Mok T, Sweeney B, Ryan AM, Dev KK.

Abstract

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an inflammatory illness characterized by demyelination and axonal neurodegeneration. Here, we used serum samples from MS patients to demonstrate if "cytokine signature" patterns can separate different patient groups better than using single cytokines..... Read More - ...
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Migraine Headaches

Suzy Cohen gives solutions to help with Migraines and headaches.

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/artic ... =575463591
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Hepatitis B vaccine

France has stopped using the Hepatitis B Vaccine due to it's link to MS. Think it would be wise to stop using vaccines because of the side effects which can result.

http://thinktwice.com/hepb.htm
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MS patients lack support in managing chronic bowel problems

People with multiple sclerosis (MS) are not receiving the support they need to manage bowel problems, a report has revealed..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Which are the safest (and least safe) MS drugs on the market

A new comprehensive report on the safety of MS drugs may have doctors rethinking their recommendations.

The results are in, and according to a recent report comparing the safety records of all multiple sclerosis (MS) drugs on the market, Tecfidera took the top safety prize. The report reveals that newer MS drugs received high marks for safety, while older interferon drugs had more reported side effects...... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/drugsresearch
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SSDI Fraud

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Heat = MS symptoms - Nerves or Blood Flow Restriction?

I have repeatedly noticed with myself that the warming of my body causes:
1) Louder, tighter sounding tinnitus
2) Worsening of most MS symptoms

I have wondered what is the true cause of the above symptoms. It is looking like heat causes the body to have exterior vasodilation and interior vasoconstriction. This also fits with what a doctor once told me. Any of us that are into the blood flow aspects of MS know that ...
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Bacteria in the food

The article explains why we are seeing the contamination of bacteria in the meat we eat. Stop shopping at the supermarkets and go organic if you want good health.

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/artic ... =571353281
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Melatonin Acts as Antioxidant and Improves Sleep

Pubmed article about melatonin and MS:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24974099

I used to use medicinal marijuana to help with sleep problems, but gave this up because of cost and quality issues. I've been using melatonin for several months now, and sleep very soundly. I use a low dose capsule, 300 mcg daily, in a timed release formula that is available on amazon.

Interesting that at this low daily dose (300 millionths of ...
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