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How constant are MS symptoms?

Hi,

I haven't been diagnosed yet and I've had many symptoms that sound like MS. Some of the symptoms happen on a regular basis for a while, disappear, and then come back, some symptoms are always there and get progressively worse, and others just happen every once in a while. I understand that the most common form of MS is relapse-remitting, but some of my symptoms go away for only a few days before coming ...
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weight gain

I was diagnosed with MS 11 1/2 yrs ago. I was 165lbs. 4 months after taking Bataseron I gained 26lbs. Especially at the injection sites. Over the next 7yrs I have been on Copaxone, Gelenia, Tysabri, Techfidera as well as the occassional Prednisone. I got up to 228lbs. Had I not been extremely active, I would have been larger. I have put on over 60lbs from this medication. AND STEROID WEIGHT IS THE HARDEST TO ...
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Study highlights altered cells in immune system of MS pats..

Study highlights altered cells in immune system of MS patients

A new study, Polymorphonuclear Cell Functional Impairment In Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Patients: Preliminary Data has shown how polymorphonuclear cells — important players of the innate immune system — are altered in multiple sclerosis patients.... http://www.ms-uk.org/immunecells
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MSPrecise accuracy revealed

A new study testing Amarantus Diagnostics’ MSPrecise on multiple sclerosis patients identified the test as a specific and sensitive diagnostic test for multiple sclerosis. The test accurately diagnosed 84 per cent of multiple sclerosis patients from a broad range of subjects with potential neurological diseases.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/technology
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Children with MS

Hi,
does anyone else have teenage children with MS?

I would be really interested to swap notes with other parents.

My 18-year-old daughter has RRMS - diagnosed at 15 after losing left side movement - she is now 18 and managed to finish school and start at university despite crippling fatigue - time management has been critical.

She is on Gilenya (Fingolimod) and LDN, plus takes a pile of supplements.

She is trying to have ...
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Does Stem-Kine truly release stem cells into bloodstream?

Has anyone here tried it, and if so, how did it work out?
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GOOD NEWS FROM ISRAEL.!!

Hadassah Medical Center at Israel Conducts Breakthrough Trial for Treatment of MS

The unprecedented trial of the injection of stem cells directly into the cerebrospinal fluid, brings hope to millions of patients worldwide suffering from MS.

A 43 year old woman, suffering from Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis, is currently treated at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital. She will be the first of 48 patients who will partake in Hadassah’s breakthrough clinical trial, in which she will ...
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The Dental Fillings Cover-Up and the FDA

The Dental Fillings Cover-Up and the FDA

FDA considered restricting dental fillings with mercury amalgam, but the proposal was squelched by Health & Human Services.

http://www.peoplespharmacy.com/2015/07/ ... d-the-fda/
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‘Building confidence improves quality of life’

Researchers from Case Western Reserve University's Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing have been studying what makes MS patients happy — and their work has now been published in the Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/qol
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New software can help brain lesion detection

Australian scientists say they have made a significant breakthrough in the treatment and detection of multiple sclerosis (MS).

New software developed at the Royal Melbourne Hospital has been shown to assist doctors in the detection of brain lesions caused by MS and could lead to a much earlier detection of brain tumours and a myriad of other diseases.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/medicalimaging
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