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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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Medtronics Pain Pump

VERY IMPORTANT NEWS

Health | Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:58pm EDT Related: HEALTH
Medtronic to halt manufacture of pain drug pump -U.S. regulators
BY SUSAN KELLY
(Reuters) - Medtronic Plc has agreed to stop manufacturing and distributing its SynchroMed implantable drug pump, U.S. regulators said on Monday, a step toward resolving allegations that the company violated quality standards with the device which delivers pain medication to cancer patients and others.

Medtronic failed to correct problems ...
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Neuromyelitis optica new advances

Some years ago, Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) became the first demyelinating disease with a biomarker, the AQP4-IgG

Now it seems that a new biomarker for NMO has been found. It is the anti-MOG antibody and it is specially related to optic neuritis.

Some cases of MS could be in fact this new version of NMO. Get tested if you are in doubt.

http://www.neurology.org/content/84/14_ ... .274.short
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MS Awareness Week - #purplepants campaign

All week we want you to be sharing your ‪#‎purplepants‬ selfies on our Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/MultipleSclerosisUK to celebrate UK MS Awareness Week.

You can wear anything purple, and download a 'nominate' button from our website at http://www.ms-uk.org/purplepants to get your friends on board as well!

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Scientists discover potential new treatment for MS

Scientists from the Gladstone Institutes have discovered a way to prevent the development of multiple sclerosis in mice. Using a drug that blocks the production of a certain type of immune cell linked to inflammation and autoimmunity, the researchers successfully protected against the onset of MS in an animal model of the disease. The scientists say the next step is to test this strategy using other autoimmune disorders.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/immunecells
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Hi! Who is taking Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10)?

Hi guys,
Who is taking CoQ10 for MS? It helps?
I just ordered it from Healthy Origins, 400 mg capsules..I found some interesting studies on Pubmed .. But I am searching for experiences...with high doses Q10...Any thoughts on this? :smile:
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MS drug breakthrough by French firm

French biotechnology company MedDay has announced encouraging results for a multiple sclerosis drug trial, saying it decreased its progress and in some cases led to a “significant improvement” for patients...... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/emergingtherapies
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c-reactive protein and differential wbc

Would either of these blood tests be relevant for a person diagnosed with MS?

Thanks,

Chris
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