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Kirsty Duncan wins Etobicoke again!

Kirsty Duncan has worked tirelessly in Opposition as a Liberal MP in Canadian Parliament, on behalf of all Canadians with MS, and put forward a private member's bill to support CCSVI. Now that her party has formed a majority government, we may see this Bill become a Liberal government Bill, and law of the land.

Thank goodness we are finally rid of Stephen Harper. Good luck to Justin Trudeau.

I don't know what to do.

(I posted this in a different forum but deleted it upon noticing it would be more relevant here)

To abbreviate a very long story, I am 26 and last March I had a severe bout of weird left leg heaviness. When I finally got in to see a doc a few days later, it had improved a bit, but he also noted that I had mild foot drop and was lacking a lot of strength ...
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You can grow new brain cells.

Here's an interesting Ted Talk.

Sandrine Thuret: You can grow new brain cells. Here's how. ... here_s_how
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Need some help please-- new lesions/walking

I've had q series of relapses this summer and am about to start Rituxan. I have a new lesion on my brain and some in my spine.... My walking has gotten much worse. Can I come back from this? Or does having new lesions mean that these new symptoms are here to stay?? I'm so scared. And confused about what this means. I've always thought that once symptoms appear, they stay as I've never really ...
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Should I try Adipose Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy?

Am very intrigued by the Natural Sciences SA clinic in Ziruch, Switzerland and their Adipose Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Treatment. It is meant to focus on Microvesicles...It is injectors intrevenously. Does anyone kno anything about this or if this is even a worthwhile option?? It costs $$$$$. Thank u!
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Extremely worried teenager :(

Hello, this is my first post anywhere about my worries, i had nowhere else to go at the moment or no1 else to talk to.
Im a 17-year old boy, im healthy ( with occasional migraines ) i go to the gym and im an overall happy and positive person. Or atleast i was 'till last tuesday, when i was about to go to sleep, laying in my bed, i noticed this weird vibration in ...
Read more : Extremely worried teenager :( | Views : 325 | Replies : 4 | Forum : Undiagnosed

Poisoned by Peroxynitrite.

Hi everyone,

This is my first post and not a topic for those on day 1 learning about MS.

I suffered a severe wound in an industrial accident.
The wound was contaminated by the inocuous chemical Sodium Nitrite.
In an attempt to save me from amputation the wound was washed out with Hydrogen Peroxide during debridement operations.

According to my studies Sodium Nitrite + Hydrogen Peroxide = Peroxynitrite

Peroxynitrite is i understand the cyclic culprit ...
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When did the 3T MRI debut?

Random question bc I'm bored. I had a random thought on why there's a helium shortage and upon looking that up they said it's because of mri's! Since helium is needed to cool the magnet. Interesting.

Anyways trying to find out more about mri's, I wanted to know when the 3T model came out, or rather first used but can't find anything. Only that "it's better"

So knowing that many people here have had many ...
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MBA Case Study for defining target audience for new MS Drug

Hi Everyone,

Request you to kindly fill in a short 2 minute survey by clicking on the below link for my case study to define the target audience and channels for a new MS drug. This would really help understand the target audience for MS and build a good case study. I would really appreciate your time and effort. Thanking you in advance.
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disabled vet recently diagnosed

Hi everyone, my name is Bryan. i've finally decided to look around for a venue to talk about this a bit.

I am 35 years old, and left the army 2 years ago with a medical discharge and received a 90% rating from the VA after 16 years. i have disk disease and arthritis in my spine, foot knee and neck problems etc.... and sleep apnea. for years ive battled with chronic pain all over ...
Read more : disabled vet recently diagnosed | Views : 287 | Replies : 6 | Forum : Introductions


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