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Improving Cognitive Function in Multiple Sclerosis

Hi all,

The first part of our interview with Dr Leigh Charvet (Clinical Neuropsychologist, NYU Langone Comprehensive MS Care Center) has been uploaded. Impaired cognitive function is a common problem experienced by many people with MS and Dr Charvet has devoted her career to researching different ways that this can be improved. In Part 1, we discuss a number of research projects that she is currently involved in. You can watch via the link below ...
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Real risk of ‘rebound syndrome’ after stopping Gilenya...

Real risk of ‘rebound syndrome’ after stopping Gilenya treatment, study claims

‘Rebound syndrome’ following cessation of Gilenya for multiple sclerosis occurs at a clinically relevant rate, shows research, prompting the need for further study on how best to sequence and discontinue such drugs...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Update on biotin clinical trials in MS

We have published a new summary to our website outlining the updated results of the biotin clinical trials in MS. These results were presented at the recent AAN conference in Vancouver.

http://www.mstranslate.com.au/biotin-ms ... ls-update/\

Additionally, I will be conducting an interview with the Chief Medical Officer involved in this study. If you have any questions that you would like me to ask during the interview, please feel free to ...
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New to this site but not to MS

Hello everyone! Texas resident and 23 years living with PPMS here. Hopefully I can contribute something here.
Read more : New to this site but not to MS | Views : 271 | Replies : 2 | Forum : Introductions


Study claims yoga may help reduce multiple sclerosis symptom

Yoga and aquatic exercise may reduce certain symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS) such as fatigue, depression and paraesthesia, a new study suggests...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Opexa Presentation at Vatican

Opexa Therapeutics, Inc., announced that its president and chief executive officer, Neil K. Warma, recently gave a presentation on immunotherapy and its potential for treating autoimmune disorders, including multiple sclerosis, at the recent Cellular Horizons:
The Third International Conference on the Progress of Regenerative Medicine and its Cultural Impact held at the Vatican.

Here is the link of the video:
http://www.opexatherapeutics.com/news-a ... fault.aspx
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can vitamin B supplementation lead to MS symptoms?

About 1.5 years ago, my friend had an MRI scan that the doctor felt was troubling and potentially indicative of MS. The doctor began giving her daily injections of milgamma (vitamin B) and cortexin. Within 3-4 days of receiving these injections, she had large areas of numbness (loss of sensitivity) on her legs and parts of her other body. Her doctor told her that these were her first symptoms of MS. She had never had ...
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Can anyone interpret an MRI?

The bilateral cerebral hemispheres are unremarkable. Periventricular and subcritical white matter signal changes consistent with chronic micro vascular ischemic change identified. There is no ventriculomegaly. Intracraniel vascular flow voids are maintained. No restricted diffusion to suggest acute infarct. Polypoid focus within the right maxillary sinus consistent with a retention cyst identified. N mass identified.
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Help me understand my MRI

Hi-

I am a 27 year old female and below are my symptoms and questions I have. I have been extremely healthy my whole life with almost no health issues or head injuries.

Symptoms
-bad low back pain (with muscle spasms)
-some joint pain (ankles, wrists, hands) - it's not too bad but I just feel somewhat light throbbing
-quick pin prick pain (lasting 1 second at the most) that feels like someone is taking ...
Read more : Help me understand my MRI | Views : 333 | Replies : 2 | Forum : Undiagnosed


 

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