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by NHE
Sat Aug 17, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Molecular mimicry between MOG & milk protein butyrophilin
Replies: 0
Views: 6

Molecular mimicry between MOG & milk protein butyrophilin

Antibody cross-reactivity between myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein and the milk protein butyrophilin in multiple sclerosis. J Immunol (Baltimore, Md: 1950) 2004;172(1):661–668. The etiology of multiple sclerosis (MS) is believed to involve environmental factors, but their identity and mode of ac...
by NHE
Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:16 am
Forum: Diet
Topic: Dietary factors in MS risk, free review
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Dietary factors in MS risk, free review

The Role of Diet in Multiple Sclerosis: Mechanistic Connections and Current Evidence. Curr Nutr Rep. 2018 Sep;7(3):150-160. PURPOSE OF REVIEW: This review seeks to examine current research related to the role of diet in multiple sclerosis (MS). RECENT FINDINGS: Recent research in preclinical models...
by NHE
Fri Aug 16, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Beet root juice/powder
Replies: 5
Views: 42

Re: Beet root juice/powder

ElliotB wrote:
Fri Aug 16, 2019 5:28 am
NHE, Have you noticed anything different since you started taking beets?
My blood pressure is lower.
by NHE
Thu Aug 15, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Beet root juice/powder
Replies: 5
Views: 42

Re: Beet root juice/powder

Dietary nitrate supplementation: effects on plasma nitrite and pulmonary O2 uptake dynamics during exercise in hypoxia and normoxia. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2014 Oct 1;307(7):R920-30. We investigated the effects of dietary nitrate (NO3 (-)) supplementation on the concentration of pl...
by NHE
Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Beet root juice/powder
Replies: 5
Views: 42

Re: Beet root juice/powder

Acute ingestion of beetroot bread increases endothelium-independent vasodilation and lowers diastolic blood pressure in healthy men: a randomized controlled trial. J Nutr. 2013 Sep;143(9):1399-405. Dietary nitrate, from beetroot, has been reported to lower blood pressure (BP) by the sequential redu...
by NHE
Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Beet root juice/powder
Replies: 5
Views: 42

Re: Beet root juice/powder

Beet Root Juice: An Ergogenic Aid for Exercise and the Aging Brain. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2017 Sep 1;72(9):1284-1289. Background: Exercise has positive neuroplastic effects on the aging brain. It has also been shown that ingestion of beet root juice (BRJ) increases blood flow to the brain ...
by NHE
Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Beet root juice/powder
Replies: 5
Views: 42

Beet root juice/powder

I've been using beet root root powder for the last month or so. It appears that there are desirable benefits for PwMS. Post here if you use beet root and let us know what your experience has been.
by NHE
Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hearing problems
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Re: Hearing problems

Hello, has anyone experienced difficulties with central auditory processing? Although I'm not familiar with it, central auditory processing has been studied in relation to MS. Central auditory processing and word discrimination in patients with multiple sclerosis Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2014; 27...
by NHE
Tue Aug 13, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Omega-3 and Vitamin D3 in MS Trial
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Omega-3 and Vitamin D3 in MS Trial

High-dose ω-3 Fatty Acid Plus Vitamin D3 Supplementation Affects Clinical Symptoms and Metabolic Status of Patients with Multiple Sclerosis: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial The Journal of Nutrition, Volume 148, Issue 8, August 2018, Pages 1380–1386 Background: Combined omega-3 fatty acid and...
by NHE
Sun Aug 11, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PM10
Replies: 37
Views: 2758

Re: PM10

18 August 2017 www.nature.com DNA methylation in demyelinated multiple sclerosis hippocampus https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-08623-5 ..Results Demyelination correlates with changes in DNA methylation and de-methylation enzymes in MS hippocampus Free full text. https://www.nature.com/arti...
by NHE
Fri Aug 09, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Experimental Tongue Therapy Helps Restore Brain Function
Replies: 58
Views: 4547

Re: Experimental Tongue Therapy Helps Restore Brain Function

For MSers, Parkinson, and other autoimune diseases, that means 5K for life... This is not an option (we are not celebrities like Montel Williams!) Montel is likely biased. He was a cofounder of MPJ Healthcare, the company that became Helius Medical. The Montel Williams Foundation owns 1.4 million s...
by NHE
Thu Aug 08, 2019 4:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bacterium Clostridium perfringens may be MS trigger
Replies: 13
Views: 3027

Re: Bacterium Clostridium perfringens may be MS trigger

2019 Jun 14 Leicester Institute of Structural and Chemical Biology, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Leicester, UK The pore structure of Clostridium perfringens epsilon toxin. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6572795/ From the references section... Isolation of Cl...
by NHE
Wed Aug 07, 2019 6:04 am
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: Curcumin enhances endothelial function
Replies: 0
Views: 37

Curcumin enhances endothelial function

Curcumin supplementation improves vascular endothelial function in healthy middle-aged and older adults by increasing nitric oxide bioavailability and reducing oxidative stress. Aging (Albany NY). 2017 Jan 3;9(1):187-208. We hypothesized that curcumin would improve resistance and conduit artery end...
by NHE
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: PQQ?
Replies: 17
Views: 2579

Re: PQQ?

Are you still taking PQQ? What are your thoughts on it now? I started taking it about a year ago, 20mg daily. Yes, I've been taking it for about 1½ years. I plan to continue as I notice a slight energy boost. It's best to take early in the day. I wanted to take something to help mitochondria. I had...
by NHE
Tue Aug 06, 2019 3:53 am
Forum: Natural Approach
Topic: PQQ?
Replies: 17
Views: 2579

PQQ Enhances Nfr2 Signaling

Protective effects of pyrroloquinoline quinine against oxidative stress-induced cellular senescence and inflammation in human renal tubular epithelial cells via Keap1/Nrf2 signaling pathway. Int Immunopharmacol. 2019 Jul;72:445-453. Oxidative stress-induced cellular senescence and inflammation are ...