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Question Regarding Drop Foot

Hey everyone,

Firstly I would like to note that I have only just signed up here as I am currently in the process of perusing the (somewhat scary) possibility that I have MS and I have a few questions I would like answers to, as I do not get to see my neurologist for a good while (going away on a small trip plus a stupidly long waiting list).

After so many years of being ...
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Epilepsy drug 'could help multiple sclerosis patients'

An anti-convulsant drug used to treat epilepsy may also prevent nerve damage in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), research has shown...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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New test claims to predict disability progression

By noting the presence of certain markers in a commonly performed diagnostic test, researchers at the Mayo Clinic say they can predict whether multiple sclerosis patients will suffer a faster onset of disability and counsel them to help ease anxiety...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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‘No early risk’ in oral drug switch

Multiple sclerosis patients who are well controlled on injectable drugs but switch to oral therapies aren't at greater risk of early relapse, researchers found...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Moscow HSCT Treatment - Method of transferring US Dollars?

Hi everyone, my name is Sarah Blair. I live in Australia and am on the Moscow waiting list.

I am wondering about the best way to take/transfer US Dollars to Moscow so that I can transfer the fees to the Pirogov without causing them or me any headaches.

And advice would be appreciated.
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Hi - I'm David (ADEM, possibly MS)

Hi,
my name is David (32) and I'm an add... I mean, I have ADEM, possibly MS. One month ago I was taken to hospital. First symptom one day before the hospital was that I was not able to totally empty the bladder. Next few days were bad. Still I don't remember them. I was not aware what was happening, my wife told me I was just staring into ceiling. She fed me and I ...
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A new way to measure MS

The following article was in MS News and Views.

It talks about using measurements of entropy to diagnose and find prognoses for MS. Apparently a simple measurement of entropy can detect whether there is disease in brain tissue. While diseases may overlap in affecting the brain, if MS is the only problem, it could be like atrophy, in that it is measurable from early on in the course, and increases with progression. It could, like ...
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Disappointed

So I just went to see my neurologist about the pain I've been having in my limbs. He says that it doesn't sound like MS pain, because it's equal on both sides of the body. WTF. So I got nothing to help with my pain :(
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Oestrogen treatment ‘reduces multiple sclerosis relapses’

Taking oestrogen in combination with their traditional treatment has helped female MS patients avoid relapses, according to findings from a clinical trial published in Lancet Neurology....Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Botox given FDA approval as spasticity treatment

America’s Food and Drug Administration has approved Botox for the treatment of lower limb spasticity in adults to reduce the severity of increased stiffness in ankle and toe muscles...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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