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More about pattern III

Pattern III in MS lesions is a specific kind of demyelination that looks hypoxic, and therefore it could be more related than others to CCSVI. Pattern III is known as "distal oligodendrogliopathy" because oligodendrocytes die in that specific way.

A previous text (available at http://www.ajnr.org/content/27/5/954.full) used to say that lesions are similar to the early stages of WM ischemia and may therefore reflect hypoxic WM damage. A pathologic process ...
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Gut bacteria affects myelin and ‘induces depression’ – study

Researchers at the Center of Excellence for Myelin Repair, a part of Mount Sinai, say gut bacteria produces compounds that have been seen to affect the myelin content in mice and cause social avoidance behaviours...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews


An interview with Terry Wahls

Here's an interesting interview with Terry Wahls where she discusses her experience being diagnosed with MS as well as her recovery.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=55YOzzq6YeM
Read more : An interview with Terry Wahls | Views : 350 | Replies : 0 | Forum : Diet


venous congestion in MRI hypotense black holes

Not sure if this applies to MS, but just in case ...

“Venous congestion” as a cause of subcortical white matter T2 hypointensity on magnetic resonance images

http://www.annalsofian.org/preprintarti ... 978;type=0

Subcortical T2 hypointensity is an uncommon finding seen in very limited conditions such as multiple sclerosis, Sturge-Weber syndrome, and meningitis. Some of the conditions such as moyamoya disease, severe ischemic-anoxic insults, early cortical ischemia, and infarcts are of “arterial ...


Treatment for Multiple sclerosis in India

where to get HSCT treatment for MS in India
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Hello, I'm newly diagnosed

Hello, I'm Ally from Kent, I'm 27 and nearly two months ago I was diagnosed with RRMS.

I had been having minor balance problems and pins and needles since 2013 or 2014. December 2015 I had optic neuritis which is what started the diagnoses process.

At the moment I'm deciding which medication to choose, I was initially going to pick Aubagio as it's a pill and doesn't have flu like symptoms, however I was put ...
Read more : Hello, I'm newly diagnosed | Views : 382 | Replies : 6 | Forum : Introductions


Report highlights ‘second class service’ for progressive MS

MS Trust report highlights ‘second class service’ for progressive MS patients

People with progressive MS make up around half of the UK’s 100,000 MS population, but according to a new report by the MS Trust growing pressures on NHS services mean they get much less support from specialist health professionals than people with the relapsing remitting form of the condition...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews


Dr. Kulreet Chaudhary rediscovers Ayurvedic medicine

Dr. Kulreet Chaudhary was recently interviewed by The People's Pharmacy. She is an Indian born western trained neurologist that rediscovered Ayurveda when Western medicine failed to cure her own chronic migraines. The full interview will be freely accessible for the next 4 weeks from The People's Pharmacy site.

http://www.peoplespharmacy.com/2016/04/ ... -medicine/
Read more : Dr. Kulreet Chaudhary rediscovers Ayurvedic medicine | Views : 307 | Replies : 0 | Forum : Natural Approach


Tingling/Buzzing

Hi!

I have been having a tingling/buzzing sensation in my legs and I'm trying to figure out if it might be MS.

It never happens when I'm moving or exercising. I only notice it sometimes when I'm sitting and resting. If I change positions, it goes away. It's usually down both legs at the same time, but sometimes it's just one leg, sometimes just feet.

Does this sound like MS? I have a doctor's appointment, ...
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newbie with constipation

hi, new member here, hope I can find a family and group here who can help me with my constipation problems..thanks :) :o :smile: :-D
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