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NA channel blockers: the risks.

Although NA channel blockers seem to have beneficial effects, there are a couple of cautions here: first, withdrawal seems to cause serious complications. However they don't mention how sudden the withdrawal was, so maybe it will be a case of simply not stopping them quickly, as with several other drugs. Second, the sentence, " the effect of sodium channel blockers on immune cells", makes me wonder what that effect was.
Hopefully, this just amounts to ...
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A noble prize and the pharmas

In an Interview in “La Vanguardia” a daily newspaper in Barcelona, the awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine 1993 for his discovery of split genes Dr. Richard J. Roberts a Research Director at New England Biolabs, Beverly, Massachusetts, said “the big pharmas are not interested in find a cure they are just interested in money” so their interests are in medications for all your live (don't forget the side effects). “The pharmas left the antibiotic ...
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I have long term problem with feeling nervous, I feel like I should write a very difficult test at school. The nerovusness includes also stomach problem and so on. Does it belong to MS symptoms? It does not matter If I am on Anti-Depresive cure or not, this feeling persists. I can´t stay on one place, and still I have to do anything with my hands. I do not know many people with MS, who ...
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Here is an interesting overview of PPMS: ... ps=0&cpp=0
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July 27th, 2007 7:17 pm

The drugs may be free but the bus costs us plenty

By David Schankula / ACE Weekly

Last Friday, help finally arrived for the sick and poor in Lexington, KY -- and it came in grand style.

A 45-foot long bright orange bus parked itself in front of the History Museum on Main Street and Mr. Montel Williams, talk show host and celebrity spokesperson for America's ...
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My sons' witnessed me having heat attack while on vacation.

We went to N. Wisconsin for a week, the 14-21st. I can't tolerate heat at all anymore, specifically any type of activity that increases my body temperature.

We went to a flea market, a huge one, a family tradition, just me and my two sons age 24 & 26. After strolling around for about 45 minutes in the sun, I started to feel heat symptoms coming on as the heat rose into the 70's for ...
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all, any1 remember where it was that ppl were posting songs that meant something to them as ms patients last year. i think between march and june 2006. don't recall an author to search on and search term "song" is a bit vague lol
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Scare Tactics

Here is a load of "BS"....

I've never had MJ before, because I don't want to get in trouble, but if it were legal, I'd definitely try it.

But... Here is a BS article that sounds more like scare tactics than fact.
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Optic Neuritis?

I am currently enduring an Optic Neuritis attack. It led to my MS diagnosis. May 2007 I lost my sight entirely. No vision in my right eye at all. Now, 2.5 months later, I can see movement and shapes but really only in dim light. I am still relatively blind in bright sunlight. I can basically now see contrast between light and dark objects.

For those who have endured Optic Neuritis, did you recover your ...
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