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Wanting off Avonex

I'm new here. I was diagnosed in September of last year. I am currently taking Avonex injections, Zoloft, Percocet, Dilotid, Ativan, and I most recently Valium and Flexeril. I feel like I am singlehandedly keeping the drug companies in business! :wink:

A little background on me: I'm 28, mother of 4 (8,6,3,2yrs) wife of 10 years, and we live in a small town in New England. ...
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New MS drug delivery device focuses on easy, user-friendly..

New MS drug delivery device focuses on easy, user-friendly design

UK-based product development and consultancy firm Cambridge Consultants, in association with Swiss pharma giants Novartis and medical device manufacturers Owen Mumford, have introduced a new injective drug delivery system for the subcutaneous administration of drugs (e.g.: interferon beta-1b) in patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS), known as the ExtaviPro® 30G auto-injector...... Read More -
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Harvard neuroscientists present new view of myelin

Harvard neuroscientists have made a discovery that turns 160 years of neuroanatomy on its head.

Myelin, the electrical insulating material long known to be essential for the fast transmission of impulses along the axons of nerve cells, is not as ubiquitous as thought, according to a new work lead by Professor Paola Arlotta of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) and the University's Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, in collaboration with Professor Jeff ...
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Holo TC Assay - jimmylegs….do you know?

Hi all, but in particular jimmy legs with your super knowledge!!!

I just got my levels back for the transcobalamin - Holo TC Assay.

Do you know much about what these mean?? My level was 40 pmol/L

Thanks very much :)
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Could an asthma drug reduce the risk of MS?

Beta2-adrenergic agonist use and the risk of multiple sclerosis: a total population-based case-control study.... Read More -
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Happy Earth Day - April 22

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PML Cases now reach 454!

The number of reported PML cases has risen 6 more to 454. Don't know if any deaths are included in this number.
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Bioness L300 right leg for sale

I have a Bioness L300 for sale. Bought new for $6,500 in 2011. Have original case and all manuals. Will include 4 new cloth electrodes. Asking $3,000 or best offer. Email me at or call me at 859-749-3756.
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Muscle loss from Avonex??

Hello everyone.
My name is Mariana I am 29 years old and I was diagnosed with MS 5 years ago. I've have been taking avonex 4 years ago and I have had only one relapse and that was how I was diagnosed with ms.
I was injecting the avonex on my gluteus, until I recently got the avonex pen last month. Now I am injecting the shots in my legs as requested for the doctor. ...
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root canals

Dr. Mercola has a good video explaining the research done by Weston Price concerning root canal teeth and their relationship to human degenerative disease. Root canal teeth are very toxic and these toxins can spread throughout the body. The statement I found most important in the video was, "Dr. Price discovered that human degenerative disease were, fundamentally, a nutritional problem. The key is the diet we choose to get our health back.

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