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CBD shows positive results with childhood epilepsy

Groundbreaking Research Suggests Medical Marijuana Could Reduce Seizures In Children
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/04/1 ... 55784.html
The drug, Epidiolex, is derived from cannabidiol, or CBD, a non-psychoactive compound in the cannabis plant that doesn't produce the "high" feeling commonly associated with pot. Last year, the Food and Drug Administration approved a series of clinical trials to test Epidiolex's efficacy at treatment centers around the world, including 10 in the United States.

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Should I see a neurologist?

I am a 56 yr old registered nurse. About 3-4 weeks ago, I began to develop some odd sensations on the skin of my arms and legs. At times it felt like my skin was cold, at other times, almost like sunburn. Next came numbness and tingling of both my feet and hands. When it was at its worst, my legs felt a little weak---and wobbly. These symptoms seem to be worst at night and ...
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First human head transplant planned

Does this sound freaky or what? But – amazing. About the way he views and talks about, especially the spinal column and nerves, blood flow, etc. scary, freaky yes. Does it or could this research have an impact of any sort with MS? My thoughts lean toward yes, especially those of us that the spinal column is more involved.

Those interested in following this a little can find a lot more info. I have a ...
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Could this be ms?

For one week my right and left arm have been numb. Left only my upper arm and right my entire arm to my fingers. I am fatigued doing things from my normal daily routine and get tired even carrying my baby around (this doesn't happen ever. I am in pretty good shape and suddenly feel like I've never done any activity in my life because even cutting vegetables makes me tired) I am also lightheaded ...
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blood test results?

Does anybody know if there is any relationship to high eosinophil levels and high ige levels and MS? My doctor is sending me to an allergist this week, but still not convinced that it is an allergy that has been causing my crazy range of issues and pains over the past year....

Still just looking to rule things out I suppose...
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Beta-interferons ‘not associated with delayed onset of SPMS’

A Canadian study has found no link between the delayed onset of secondary progressive multiple sclerosis and treatment with beta-interferons..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/MStypes


RE DIMEXIDE(DIMETHYLSULFOXIDE) FOR M.S

HI friends anyone used this drug for m.s please reply
regards
seeva
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inside-out and outside-in models

I reproduce here below an article that I have found with a comparison about the main two families of theoretical models for MS. I suppose that CCSVI would be in the outside-in family, together with the classic models, but also there are some interesting merits in the other explanation. Something inside the CNS (behind the BBB) destroys the BBB. Later the demyelination process happens as the normal theory explains.

I would like to hear your ...


Avonex and Weight Gain

I have been on Avonex for a little over 2 years now.

Over the last two years I have gained close to 18 pounds. My doctor says it is not from the drugs but I am not sure.

I am fairly active (4-5 times a week)

Anyone else have weight gain? I am tempted to switch medicines because the weight gain is really starting to get me.

Thanks
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Any one have neck pain?

I have severe neck pain to the point I have to lay down to take the pressure off of my neck. I know that I have to to lesions on my cervical. I was just wondering if anyone else has this issue and if so what they do to relieve there pain.
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