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Is it MS?!? Limbo land is driving me nuts :(

These past few weeks have been difficult, to say the least. This "diagnosis", came out of no where.

Firstly, I'm a very healthy 32 year old male. One morning I woke up and felt like if my foot was asleep. I had a slight limp throughout the day, but no pain whatsoever. Next day, I couldn't move my toes and my leg was basically paralyzed from the knee down. I went to the hospital and ...
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What is going on?

Hi everyone. I had an appointment with a neurologist today. I went for numbness and tingling in my hands and feet, extreme fatigue, loss of balance, headaches (only at night) recent memory loss (forgetting my purse at work, names of coworkers, phone numbers) and sometimes my words come out funny... I'm 39, married with two boys.
I first saw the PA and then the doctor both of whom I know (I work at a hospital) ...
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Sex change ‘may increase MS risk'

Researchers from the United Kingdom have identified that men with gender identity disorder (GID) who took sex hormones to undergo a male-to-female conversion had a nearly seven-fold higher risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS)...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Diet and nutrition

Several diets have been created with ‪#MS‬ in mind, find out more in our free Choices leaflet http://www.ms-uk.org/choiceslife

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Interim report into Gilenya safety released

Once-daily Gilenya therapy is effective after four years of real-world clinical use among patients with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS), and has a safety profile that is “broadly consistent” with that identified in clinical trials, according to an interim analysis from the PANGAEA long-term safety, tolerability, and effectiveness non-interventional study, presented at the 68th annual American Academy of Neurology meeting...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Pesticides linked to MS risk

Results from new research suggest that maternal illness and pesticide-related environmental exposure contribute to risk of pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis (MS), whereas cesarean-section delivery was associated with reduced risk...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Lipoic acid may provide ‘inexpensive’ MS treatment

Results from a "highly promising pilot study" presented at the 68th annual American Academy of Neurology meeting in Canada have shown Lipoic acid is safe, well tolerated, and offers neuroprotection in patients with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (MS)....Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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At-home remediation may help cognitive symptoms in MS

At-home remediation may help cognitive symptoms in multiple sclerosis

A new study from NYU Langone Medical Center could provide hope for relief for some of the cognitive issues associated with multiple sclerosis....Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Oral propionate demonstrates beneficial effects for MS

Oral propionate demonstrates beneficial effects for MS patients

The beneficial effects of oral propionate, an approved food additive, have been demonstrated in humans for the first time, according to a study presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 68th Annual Meeting in Vancouver...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
Read more : Oral propionate demonstrates beneficial effects for MS | Views : 187 | Replies : 0 | Forum : General Discussion


 

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