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New treatment forum - Plegridy

We now have a new treatment forum for discussion of Biogen's new pegylated interferon-B Plegridy.
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Coimbra explains his D Protocol - MUST WATCH/lLISTEN

I started the protocol in September 2014. Not knowing correct dosing I started at 40Kiu/day and worked my way up to 100kKiu (too much) recently. Based on my weight I shoud be at about 65Kiu. My diary helped confirm this was the best dosing level. STUDY/UNDERSTAND THE PROTOCOL WELL BEFORE UNDERTAKING. ... eatment-3/

My summary:
OZZIE mother's D experience from her ...
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I want to start steroid cycle ?? Help please


For some reasons I want to start steroid cycle to build some muscles

There is problem with MS and steroids ?
i'm on Rebif for 3 years now and still on it
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Study looks at glucose and MS

A study by researchers from Finland and Colorado have found that there may be a link between how the body deals with glucose and mobility in people with MS.

Eight patients with MS and eight controls performed 15 minutes of treadmill walking at a self-selected pace, during which the glucose analogue -Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) was injected. Immediately after the period of walking, the participants underwent a positron emission tomography (PET) scan..... Read More -
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Are enhancing lesions necessary for Campath??


I've gotten the OK from my oncologist for HSCT!

I have an appointment Thursday with neuro to discuss it.

But I'm trying to get a back up plan and a back up for my back up plan.

I do not have enhancing lesions. I'm afraid THAT's gonna stop me now. UGH!

Are enhancing lesions also a requirement for Campath......HiCY.........Revimmune??

Thanks!! :)
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Australia gets cutting-edge microscope

The "secrets of life" could be revealed by a powerful new microscope, the only one of its kind in Australia.

THE $5million, three-metre tall microscope, unveiled at Monash University in Melbourne, allows researchers to see molecular structures at very high resolution.

"This is one of the most exciting days of my life," said Professor James Whisstock, the Australian Research Centre's director of advanced molecular imaging.

Professor Whisstock hopes the microscope will lead to better treatments ...
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Some thoughts on my situation

I know this is all something you guys have seen before. All of you seem very knowledgable and in touch with this issue and hope to get an opinion on my situation:

MRI Results- Cerebrum: Scattered foci of subcortical, periventricular white matter T2 and FLAIR hyper intense signal abnormality.

Reason for test- GP ordered MRI after my diagnosis of severe depression and cluster headaches. Plus, my admittance of several concussions.

Bloodwork- normal
Health statistics- 30 ...
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Prevention of chronic disease in the 21st century

Prevention of chronic disease in the 21st century: elimination of the leading preventable causes of premature death and disability in the USA (2014)
With non-communicable conditions accounting for nearly two-thirds of deaths worldwide, the emergence of chronic diseases as the predominant challenge to global health is undisputed. In the USA, chronic diseases are the main causes of poor health, disability, and death, and account for most of health-care expenditures. The chronic disease burden in the ...
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VEP (Visual Evoked Potential) and Occipital Neuralgia

Does a VEP help in confirming Occipital Neuralgia? Has anyone else suffered from Occipital Neuralgia?

I've experienced symptoms consistent with Occpital Neuralgia for two years, but never knew what to call it. Just discovered what it is, and am wondering if my upcoming VEP would shed light on whether it is something I am suffering from.

(Please no vitamin B12 stuff on this post, TIA).
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