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MS Society Research Summary 2006

A little PR summary of MS research from the NMSS.



2006 - A Very Good Year in MS Research

Dec. 7 -- PRNewswire -- During 2006, rapid research progress was made in the fields of science and medicine that impact understanding and treatment of multiple sclerosis, an unpredictable neurological disease. The National MS Society invested over $42 million this year to support more than 350 new and ongoing MS research projects as part of its ...
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Molecule Linked To Autoimmune Disease Relapses Identified...

Molecule Linked To Autoimmune Disease Relapses Identified At Stanford

The ebb and flow of such autoimmune diseases as multiple sclerosis, lupus and rheumatoid arthritis has long been a perplexing mystery. But new findings from the Stanford University School of Medicine bring scientists closer to solving the puzzle, identifying a molecule that appears to play a central role in relapses.

The study, to be published in the Dec. 3 advance online edition of Nature Immunology, lays ...
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Tovaxin - important update on injection site reaction

Hi to all,

I have corrected a posting on my site http://www.ihavems.com concerning my having an injection site reaction. There is a quick link at the top of the site to the information. I have read numerous posts about looking forward to seeing an injection site reaction, and this may act as a reverse placebo effect. If a patient does not see an injection site reaction, they may believe ...
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Tovaxin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

Hi to All,

This something everyone in the Tovaxin study should be aware of.

Best regards, Tim

Reported November 30, 2006
Vaccines & Painkillers Don't Mix
(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- The first thing many people do after getting a vaccination is reach for a painkiller to ward off common reactions like fever or pain at the site of the injection.
That's the wrong thing to do, according to University of Rochester researchers who studied the effects ...
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Bromley is back

Ian

I see that you are online. Tell us everything about your experience in the trial.

gwa :D
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diet for robbie

robbie,

Here are a couple of articles I am posting in response to your question about diet and MS. I have known for years that John Hopkins uses a high fat diet to stop seizures in children. Something is going on in the brains to rewire these kids so that the seizures stop.

It has been awhile since I read about this treatment, but I do remember that after a year or so of the ...
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Interesting MH treatment

I work for the SC Dept. of Mental Health. Found this article regarding the "brain" very interesting. I do recall--years ago--a woman MS was struck by lightening. She never had any MS problems again. What they DON'T know about the brain......
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Newsweek, 12/11/06 Edition
Magnets: A New Depression Treatment?
An experimental treatment offers promise for some patients whose depression resists standard medications and shock therapy.
By Michael Craig Miller, M.D., Newsweek

Dec. 11, 2006 ...
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