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Tysabri missing infusion what will happen?

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I am a 43 years old women, I was diagnosed with MS 5 years ago (by accident, long story) currently I am on Tysabri , it’s been a year in a half. The 1st 4 mths I fought kicking and screaming to make my insurance company pay for it. I met every criteria they had in writing in order to be approved. Their reason for denial I did not take Copax as a pill ...
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MRI dain bramage

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6X2HA0895HU I found a series of Ohio State lectures on MS. In this lecture someone in the audience asked whether MRI could cause brain damage. Another audience member piped in that a psychic lost her psychic abilities after an MRI, sued and won!
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New restrictions enforced on MS drug daclizumab

Back in July 2017, the Medical and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) highlighted restrictions on the use of daclizumab (Zinbryta) for relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) during an urgent EU review into the risk of severe liver injury... Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/new-restrictions-enforced-ms-drug-daclizumab

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An optimistic review of the MS research status

It is nice to see an optimistic point of view from time to time, even though they still do not know what MS is.

Advances in multiple sclerosis: from reduced relapses to remedies

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/a ... 2217304179

Progress in multiple sclerosis research continues at an impressive pace, with contributions from basic science, translational research, and experimental therapeutics. Several publications in the past year have had a major impact on both ...
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Nystagmus

I have a question about nystagmus. I tend to notice mine when I am really focusing on something, like when I am reading, for example, and my eyes will jerk left to right really quickly. Sometimes they'll just jerk once or twice, and sometimes they'll go back and forth a few times before they stop. I don't remember when this started, but I do know it's been happening for awhile. My mother never has this, ...
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dimethyl fumarate may be neuroprotective

Effect of dimethyl fumarate on gray and white matter pathology in subjects with relapsing multiple sclerosis: a longitudinal study

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1 ... 13562/full

Abstract
Background

Dimethyl fumarate (DMF) is an oral treatment for relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) with anti-inflammatory and possible neuroprotective properties. Its effect on white matter (WM) and gray matter (GM) pathology is still not fully understood.
Objective

To characterize the effect of DMF on normal appearing ...
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Important info if you consume 'roasted' nuts

If you buy and consume regular roasted nuts, be aware - ROASTED nuts are actually fried with oil which adds bad fats to a food that is already high in fat and also typically always have a lot of salt added as well - ONLY dry roasted nuts are not fried.

The two safest nuts to consume (health wise) may be Macadamia nuts and Chestnuts. FWIW, most nuts have the 'wrong' fat content and have ...
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MS: Cholesterol crystals prevent regeneration in CNS

Multiple sclerosis: Cholesterol crystals prevent regeneration in central nervous system

The regeneration of intact myelin sheaths is a necessary prerequisite for patients to recover from multiple sclerosis (MS) relapses. Nevertheless, the body's ability to regenerate myelin decreases with age...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/multiple-sclerosis-cholesterol-crystals-prevent-regeneration-central-nervous-system

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Revised McDonald Criteria expected to speed up the diagnosis

Revised 'McDonald Criteria' expected to speed up the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis

The McDonald Criteria, used for the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS), has been revised by a 30-member international panel of MS experts co-chaired by Jeffrey Cohen, MD (Cleveland Clinic) and Alan Thompson, MD (University College London). The new recommended revisions are expected to speed the diagnostic process and reduce the chance of misdiagnosis...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/revised-mcdonald-criteria-expected-speed-diagnosis-multiple-sclerosis

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