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Researchers to study a new way to deliver MS drugs...

Researchers to study a new way to deliver MS drugs to the brain

Two researchers in the department of anatomy and cell biology in the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine have received a seed grant to develop a new drug delivery method that holds promise in the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS)...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/researchers-study-new-way-deliver-ms-drugs-brain

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Trial with laquinimod in primary progressive MS fails...

Phase II trial with laquinimod in primary progressive MS fails to deliver

Active Biotech drug, laquinimod has failed a phase II trial in primary progressive MS.

Laquinimod a once-daily oral drug targets neurodegeneration and inflammation with a novel mechanism of action being developed for the treatment of relapsing remitting MS (RRMS), primary-progressive MS (PPMS) and Huntington disease...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/phase-ii-trial-laquinimod-primary-progressive-ms-fails-deliver

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getting a mammogram

I am in a wheelchair (technically a power chair). Has anyone had a mammogram with an accessible mammography machine?
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Nausea as a sign of MS?

I was diagnosed with MS last July. I had a bout of vertigo and had recurrent deep vein thrombosis in my arm. I've been on propranolol, pradaxa and tysabri for the past 3 months. I haven't had any attacks since the first one in July. Last night I had the worst dvt attack ever. All night pacing, unable to lie down or sleep.. I had run out of percoset last month and thought I was ...
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Opportunity to Participate in PAID MS Research!

Hi Everyone,

My name is Madeline and I work for a consumer insights company based in Brooklyn, NY. We are currently conducting research on MS and are looking for MS caregivers to provide us with some insight into the MS caregiver journey. If interested in participating in this paid research study please fill out this short questionnaire to potentially qualify for our research: https://goo.gl/forms/zQGk4cz6a6OiUOdD3.

If you do qualify you will be contacted directly by a ...
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Cordyceps

Hello,

Has anyone ever taken Cordyceps for MS? My Brother is currently taking Gilenya and is wondering if he can take Cordyceps instead. Any suggestions on this?
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Should we treat RRMS as early as possible?

Early medical intervention for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) has been debated by experts for a number of years, with the likes of Gavin Giovannoni a Professor at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry and many others championing this course of action as a way of preventing irreversible disability...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/should-we-treat-rrms-early-possible

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Brain inflammation associated with anxiety and depression...

Brain inflammation associated with anxiety and depression in RRMS patients

A recent study has associated brain inflammation with depression and anxiety in patients with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS).

The study, 'Neuroinflammation drives anxiety and depression in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis', was published in the journal, Neurology and explored the inflammatory process in the development of psychiatric symptoms and the prognostic value of psychiatric comorbidities in MS...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/brain-inflammation-associated-anxiety-and-depression-rrms-patients

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Giulia Enders

Hi,

This woman will become one of the great educators of her generation. She wrote a lovely book called "Gut" which is actually full of useful information.

If you are unfamiliar with her then you will probably enjoy this.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNMQ_w7hXTA

Regards,
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