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MS biomarkers in the urine

Maybe an urine test is closer than we think:

Source:

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs ... me.5b01111

Abstract

Urine is a metabolite rich bio-fluid that reflects the body’s effort to maintain chemical and osmotic homeostasis. Clinical diagnosis routinely relies on urine samples since the collection process is easy and non-invasive.

Despite these advantages, urine is an under-investigated source of biomarkers for multiple sclerosis (MS).

Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR) has become a common ...
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How do I buy HSCT treatment?

I've been googling for an hour. I found the irf website with a list of hospitals in the world that perform the procedure. But do they do it to anyone, as in not in a clinical trial? Is there a place I can just pay for it. (Presumably not in the us because I don't have an endless source of funds.)

How do you go about getting it???
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Newbie

Hello everyone,
My name is T and this is my 1st post. I don't know where to begin. I started having symptoms a few months ago that I couldn't just ignore anymore. I've always suffered with migraines and then I started experiencing pain and numbness in my hands a feet as well as my face. Then my knees started to ache. I went to the dr who scheduled me an MRI and results came back ...
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Canadian researchers from Sunnybrook and U of Toronto....

Regional reduction in cortical blood flow among cognitively impaired adults with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis patients.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26754799/
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Autoimmunity could be ‘dialled down’ study finds

A new study shows how dangerous autoimmune responses, seen in conditions such as lupus and multiple sclerosis, might be "dialed down" without compromising the immune system's ability to fight viruses and bacteria...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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To do or not to?

Hello everyone! My physician has recommended Botox treatment for a temporary brow lift. I did an extensive research and found that it is the application of botox. This involves the injection of the botox into the areas between and at the outer corners of the eye brow. I have bee thinking about it for a while but also worried about its side effects. Drooping eyelids seem to be the side effect of botox injections. Anyone ...
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'Can you stop my multiple sclerosis?'

Missed the #BBCPanorama programme 'Can you stop my multiple sclerosis?', you can view it here http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b06ss17g #ms

If you have questions our Helpline is open from 9am today - phone, email and live web chat available. http://www.ms-uk.org/helpline
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PPMS spinal fluid induces MS in mice

I may of read a quick mention of this result, but this is the actual study! I did a search on TIMS, and could not find a mention of the study, even though its from back in 2014.

http://www.tischms.org/library/progressive-multiple-sclerosis-cerebrospinal-fluid-induces-inflammatory-demyelination-axonal
And the actual publication: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0014488614002489

Progressive multiple sclerosis cerebrospinal fluid induces inflammatory demyelination, axonal loss, and astrogliosis in mice.
ABSTRACT
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease characterized by inflammatory demyelination and neurodegeneration throughout the CNS, ...
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Best Bet diet test results

I am wondering what the results were of Dr. Jonathan O’Riordan's trial of the Best Bet diet. This site noted it was begun in 2006 and should have had published results by now. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Patients ‘abandoned’ by care unit revamp

Campaigners have made a last-ditch plea to reinstate beds at a specialist neurological unit amid claims patients have been 'abandoned'...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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