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Copaxone patent invalidated again

A U.S. appeals court has again invalidated a patent held by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries on its top-selling multiple sclerosis drug Copaxone, clearing the way for the launch of a cheaper, generic version...... Read More -
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Biomarker identified to measure MS severity

In a study published in the journal Nature Communications, researchers have clarified the lifespan of antibody-producing cells and have also identified a novel biomarker that could be used to monitor autoimmune conditions such as multiple sclerosis and lupus erythematous.... Read More -
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2nd study: lymph vessels in CNS confirmed

Helsinki University has also found the newly discovered lymph vessels which carry immune cells in the CNS, and rely on venous drainage of the brain. ... 2290.short


Could this be an indicator that I have progressiveMS not RR?

Hi all,

Been a while since i posted. some of you may remeber that i had my first relapse back in May 2013 (weak right side of body, most noticeably drop right foot). Lasted ten days. They then found old lesions on the brain (approx 7-8) and one active lesion on the cervical spine that explained the physical sympoms I was having.

I recovered well, except hat when my body temperatur rises (sauna, hot bath, ...
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Researchers suggest short transition period....

Researchers suggest short transition period between RRMS therapies

A team led by researchers at the University Hospital Basel in Switzerland say they have found a short period of eight to 12 weeks is the optimal timing to be considered when patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) are switched from Tysabri (natalizumab) to Gilenya (fingolimod) therapy.... Read More -
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Gene that "triggers" multiple sclerosis identified

New research identifies a pivotal gene in multiple sclerosis, linking it to the most important genetic factor that drives the condition..... Read More -
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Tai Chi

I have been practicing Tai Chi for over two years. I started because my health was deteriorating and I had significant back pain. Many of my symptoms abated in the first 18 months. About 6 months ago my symptoms started to get worse, particularly in the last 2 months.

I can only wonder how bad I would feel now had I not started Tai Chi. My balance is very good - it should be as ...
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Testing in Ontario?

Does anyone know of any facilities that still offer testing for CCSVI In Ontario Canada?
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Help us to create hospice for people with advance MS

Hi, everyone... We need your help in supporting our crowdfunding campaign. The thing is that my mom and me decided to open first hospice for people who suffer from advance MS in Ukraine. You might wonder why we are going to do this... Explanation is very simple... Our family faced this illness almost 20 years ago. My father suffer from it and how he is not able to get up from the bed...

I've described ...
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jazzy 1113 power chair for sale

Pride Jazzy 1113, space saver seat w/ adjustable head rest, elevating swing away foot rests with calf pads, electrical reclining option, joystick of right side, brand new batteries w/ receipt for warranty. $3000
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