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Re: Change from Gilenya to Ocrevus

Hello all,

My doctor called me recently to inform me that my MRI results were piss poor (not her words - mine); clinically speaking, I'm doing fairly well (I pass the "no one can tell I have MS test"). I've been on Gilenya for about five years, and notwithstanding certain sensory issues, pain, and fatigue -which could all be residual symptoms from previous relapses- I haven't had a relapse. My MRIs have not shown any ...
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closer to a urine test

The soluble form of Toll-like receptor 2 is elevated in serum of multiple sclerosis patients: a novel potential disease biomarker.

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10 ... 7/abstract

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an immune-mediated inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system. It was previously shown that Toll-like receptor (TLR)-2 signalling plays a key role in the murine experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) model of MS, and that TLR2-stimulation of regulatory T cells (Tregs) promotes ...
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Progress on the legalisation of medical cannabis...

Progress on the legalisation of medical cannabis takes a side step

On Friday 23 February, the United Patients Alliance gathered for another peaceful protest outside the House of Parliament while the second reading of the Emily Brice bill took place…Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/progress-legalisation-medical-cannabis-takes-side-step

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Questions questions questions?

In four days I travel all day to be seen by a specialist in both MS and APS: antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. So what questions should I ask? Typically when I'm at the doctor for any reasons I get brain freeze but my wife will be with me. After three bouts of cancer she's an expert at talking.

So...any questions?
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EBV reported 100% in a MS croatian sample

We already knew about the 100% prevalence, but it is confirmed again:

Seroepidemiological Study of Epstein-Barr Virus in Different Population Groups in Croatia.



Abstract
The Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is one of the most common viruses found in humans, causing lifelong infection in up to 95% of the world population.To analyze the seroprevalence of EBV infection in different population groups in Croatia.During a 2 year period (2015-2016), a total of 2022 consecutive serum samples collected from ...
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MS symptoms come from hormones imbalance

Hi,

I have been facing MS for some time now (since 1992) without much being explained from MDs other than take this medicine/supplement , or live healthy and do exercises to "improve" your condition .

like many with similar cases (RRMS) the first stage was tolerable. but afterwards it got worse and worse moving into SPMS . the usual recommendation would be to start interferones and other "hard" medications which should help in the early ...
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Study - 93.7% improvement in patients treated with cannabis

Study highlights 93.7% improvement in patients treated with cannabis

In recent years there has been a substantial increase in the use of medical cannabis, particularly with the aging population. In a recent study, titled “Epidemiological characteristics, safety and efficacy of medical cannabis in the elderly”, published in the European Journal of Internal Medicine, researchers found that after just six months of being treated with cannabis, 93.7% reported improvement in their condition...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/study-highlights-937-improvement-patients-treated-cannabis

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Where does the time go? (9 years since my CIS)

First off, I hope everyone here is doing ok. I do not frequent this site much anymore, and I hope the best for everyone here. Elliotb, Jimmylegs, Lyndacarol to name a few. Everyone here has helped me so much through my fight. This site is truly awesome for people looking for help or looking to gain proper knowledge about MS.

I cant believe it was 4 years ago I joined here with my world in ...
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Higher dose of MS drug Glatopa finally gets US approval

Sandoz, a Novartis division, has announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and launched a 40 mg/ml dose of Glatopa, a glatiramer acetate injection…Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/higher-dose-ms-drug-glatopa-finally-gets-us-approval

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Cladribine gets approval in Scotland

NHS Scotland has accepted cladribine (Mavenclad) as a treatment option for people with highly active multiple sclerosis (MS) living in Scotland… http://www.ms-uk.org/cladribine-gets-approval-scotland

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