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Leg spasticity?

Hiya everyone

Maybe I should know what this is but I'm not sure. My leg has always had the partial loss of sensation that remains after a relapse. It's harder to control, but mostly I do my best to keep fit and sort out any gait issues with physio.

But about 3 weeks ago the surface on the lower leg suddenly felt cold. It's much colder to touch and my body feels colder because I ...
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Doctor offers new model for MS

Multiple sclerosis may be more of a continuum than three distinct types of disease, and a new model attempts to capture that nuance reports MedPage Today.

The "topographical" model could provide a new way of looking at disease course, Stephen Krieger, MD, of Mount Sinai in New York City, claims...... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/MStypes
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Study finds MS activity can return when treatment stops

A new study by the NYU Langone Medical Centre found almost 40 per cent of patients had some disease activity return when they stopped taking their meds.
The findings, issued in a press release by the centre, have been presented at the American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting held April 18-25, in Washington, D.C.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/drugsresearch
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Smoking ‘leads to multiple sclerosis treatment issues’

According to study results presented at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology in Washington, DC, researchers say they have tied the effects of cigarette smoke with various health issues experienced by current and potential multiple sclerosis patients..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/environmentalfactors
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Scientists target new painkillers from spider venom

Scientists in Australia have made an important discovery about spider venom that could lead to a new class of painkillers.

Spiders use their venom to immobilize or kill their prey. Researchers from the University of Queensland isolated seven peptides—the building blocks of proteins—in spider venom that blocked the molecular pathway responsible for sending pain signals from the nerves to the brain. One peptide in particular, from a Borneo orange-fringed tarantula, had the right structure, stability ...
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Mindfulness ‘as good as anti-depressants’

Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy may be as good as pills at stopping people relapsing after recovering from major bouts of depression, according to a new study..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/qol
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what does your relapse look like?

Okay so I am not diagnosed, nor do I really know if I am anywhere near a diagnosis or if I am (or my doc) on the right track here. But my symptoms are:
Fatigue - crazy fatigue
Limb weakness - most intense was in both feet, they were slapping the ground as I walked. Was in both feet but worse in left foot.
Pins and needles - arms and feet
Oh I am 29. ...
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Doctors urged to consider diverse symptoms

Medical professionals have been urged to consider a wide range of possible symptoms when it comes to neurological conditions such as multiple sclerosis.

The move comes after a case where a seven-year-old boy's only symptoms were abdominal pains..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/msetiology
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my wife on a coma from MS

HI...ANSWERS PLEASE....HELP
My name is stelio, and im new on this thing.
i come from a small greek island (cyprus), and i have some questions i need to find answers fast for MS..
My wife was sudenly whent to a coma with out any simptoms. now she is in a life suport machines, and the doctors they say it MS....
can this be?
without any problem?
she is a yoga instractor and in a general ...
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