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Modafinil, Ritalin

I use occasionally modafinil to make something against my fatigue and weakness. I also feel some effect in terms of concentration while walking. Now I have heard that the effect can be increased if you grind a tablet and snuff in the nose.
- Who has done this already?

Regards
Uwe
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Try plant based diet: new study

I am reading that a study from the University of Oregon Mendical School says plant based diet benefits MS. Is anyone vegan or vegetarian here? If yes, how is it working for you?

Here is the reference.

http://www.emaxhealth.com/1275/how-plant-based-diet-benefits-multiple-sclerosis
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Greetings from NC

Hello everyone. A 42 years old man here from NC. Joined the discussion to participate. Wishing everyone a good overall health.
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Specific definition of fatigue proposed to advance MS resear

Researchers from Colorado State University have proposed a new model of fatigue in multiple sclerosis which is designed to overcome the lack of a unified definition which can be objectively tested...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/specific-definition-fatigue-proposed-advance-ms-research-190816
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Baclofen may elicit central sleep apnea

Severe Central Sleep Apnea Associated With Chronic Baclofen Therapy: A Case Series.
Chest. 2016 May;149(5):e127-31.

    Baclofen, a gamma-aminobutyric acid-B agonist with muscle-relaxant properties, is widely used in patients with severe spasticity. In animals, baclofen has been shown to decrease respiratory drive. In humans, however, use of baclofen at the standard dose did not significantly impair sleep-disordered breathing in a susceptible population of snorers. Recently, there has been increasing interest in the role of baclofen for ...
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Have you tried QUELL for nerve pain?

I just picked one of these units up to try out - it comes with a 60 day full refund (less return shipping) trial period. It is available either direct or through Target or CVS (which saves on shipping charges if you buy locally).

My first impressions... it is very comfortable to wear and I am quite hopeful it will help me. The manufacturer told me that they have not had good success with MS ...
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Gaming camera could better monitor MS treatment

Using a gaming camera that detects movement and computer algorithms that quantify people's walking patterns could help clinicians objectively monitor the differences in gait of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients compared to healthy individuals, a study says...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/gaming-camera-could-better-monitor-ms-treatment-170816
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Wales 'lags behind' in access to MS patient treatment

People living with multiple sclerosis in Wales are "lagging behind" the rest of the UK in access to treatments, it has been claimed...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/wales-lags-behind-access-ms-patient-treatment-170816
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Vit D and gut microbiome

This article may hold interest for those people who focus on the gut microbiome, probiotics, and leaky gut;

VitaminDwiki, http://www.vitamindwiki.com/Gut+microbi ... +July+2015 , features the following paper (with graphs, and comments by Dr. Rhonda Patrick):

Effects of high doses of vitamin D3 on mucosa-associated gut microbiome vary between regions of the human gastrointestinal tract. (June 2016)
M Bashir, et al.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26130323
Conclusion: Vitamin ...
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Early disease activity in MS ‘of little long-term value’

A large study of multiple sclerosis patients has concluded clinical and brain imaging assessments drawn from magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans are poor measures of long-term prognosis for patients...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/early-disease-activity-ms-%E2%80%98-little-long-term-value%E2%80%99-160816
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