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Fasting-like diet reduces multiple sclerosis symptoms

A mouse study, followed by a human study, indicates that the fasting-mimicking diet holds promise as a treatment for autoimmune diseases. A fasting-like diet switches on a process in which body kills bad cells, begins to generate new healthy ones, report scientists.

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/20 ... 151941.htm
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Worms are latest focus for MS studies

Researchers at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) say they are planning to explore the anti-inflammatory potential of a controlled infection by parasitic worms as a way of preventing the over-inflammation observed in MS and other autoimmune diseases...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Bilateral optic neuritis.

Ok so, I started out with these strange GI issues that eventually led a very intuitive university specialist to consider a neurological disorder. I finally got in with a neurologist and MRIs were done that showed bilateral optic neuritis. The test results came back on Friday. I saw them because of my online access to my hospital records. I have since called my neurologist 5 times trying to get some sort of direction of what ...
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Confused

Went to my Dr yesterday was having arm and leg pain and numbness for few weeks. Now feeling like pins and needles sticking me he concluded that I'm showing signs of MS. All the symptoms are on my right side. I do feel them every once in awhile on the left side but it's not bad. My fingers tingles and today my legs hurts in back of the calf area where before it hurt at ...
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MD1003 ‘effective’ in Phase III trial

Data from an extension phase of a Phase III clinical trial claims the biotin MD1003 showed effectiveness over time as a possible treatment of non-active, progressive multiple sclerosis (MS)...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Financial

What kind of financial help does someone apply for if they have MS in Canada?
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Diet that mimics fasting may reduce MS symptoms

Diet that mimics fasting may reduce multiple sclerosis symptoms

New evidence suggests a diet mimicking the effects of fasting has health benefits beyond weight loss, with a USC-led study indicating it may reduce symptoms of multiple sclerosis...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/may19
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German researchers discover possible trigger for MS

For the first time scientists have been able to demonstrate a correlation between the blood coagulation system and the development of multiple sclerosis (MS), the University of Duisburg-Essen has announced....Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Plant may help patients with multiple sclerosis

A recent study has found that Andrographis paniculata (A. paniculata), or green chiretta reduces fatigue in patients with relapsing-remitting MS (RRMS) who are also receiving beta interferon, compared those receiving only beta interferon or a placebo...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Doc and I know it's MS, for years, help with the latest MRI

I am only going to post basic info here.
I just had an MRI yesterday and will include the first report and the basic MRI yesterday. I've noticed doctors tend to minimize everything and forget the symptoms diminish my quality of life. My vision is 'snowy', is stacked, brighter in one eye, at night there's very little difference in sight when I close my eyes, versus them open. I can barely see. I have distinct ...
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