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by Thomas
Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Battling Bad Science
Replies: 12
Views: 1107

Re: Battling Bad Science

OMG I'm so sorry!
by Thomas
Sun Aug 19, 2018 5:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Battling Bad Science
Replies: 12
Views: 1107

Re: Battling Bad Science

Thanks for the Greger link Jimmy. Really cool stuff!
by Thomas
Sun Jan 21, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big pharmaceutical companies are spending far more on market
Replies: 19
Views: 1613

Big pharmaceutical companies are spending far more on market

Big pharmaceutical companies are spending far more on marketing than research

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/won ... 05ce6f9ea3
by Thomas
Sat Dec 16, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Multiple sclerosis symptoms improved with fruit and veg
Replies: 14
Views: 1159

Multiple sclerosis symptoms improved with fruit and veg

Eating a healthful diet comprising fruits, vegetables, and whole grains may be linked with reduced disability and fewer multiple sclerosis symptoms among people with the condition, according to a new study published in Neurology.

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/320302.php
by Thomas
Thu Dec 07, 2017 11:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Healthy Living May Ease Some MS Symptoms
Replies: 1
Views: 642

Healthy Living May Ease Some MS Symptoms

New research suggests that a healthy diet -- one that's chock-full of fruits, vegetables and whole grains but contains little added sugars and red or processed meats -- was associated with a reduced risk for disability. https://www.webmd.com/multiple-sclerosis/news/20171206/healthy-living-may-ease-s...
by Thomas
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is Autoimmunity? - Dr. Tom O'Bryan
Replies: 0
Views: 494

What is Autoimmunity? - Dr. Tom O'Bryan

Found this interesting video about autoimmunity:

by Thomas
Fri Jun 03, 2016 12:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fasting-like diet reduces multiple sclerosis symptoms
Replies: 1
Views: 819

Fasting-like diet reduces multiple sclerosis symptoms

A mouse study, followed by a human study, indicates that the fasting-mimicking diet holds promise as a treatment for autoimmune diseases. A fasting-like diet switches on a process in which body kills bad cells, begins to generate new healthy ones, report scientists. http://www.sciencedaily.com/relea...
by Thomas
Fri Dec 11, 2015 8:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: News: Certain herpes viruses can infect human neurons
Replies: 2
Views: 1040

News: Certain herpes viruses can infect human neurons

For years, researchers have noted a tantalizing link between some neurologic conditions and certain species of the herpes virus. In patients with Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis, and cerebellar ataxia, among other neuropathies, the cerebrospinal fluid teems with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). Yet...
by Thomas
Tue Nov 17, 2015 2:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report
Replies: 24
Views: 2559

Re: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report

I'm sorry, you are right - it is not a study but the personal viewpoint of Prof. Bert A. ‘t Hart, PhD.
by Thomas
Tue Nov 17, 2015 11:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report
Replies: 24
Views: 2559

Re: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report

Tthank you for posting this link Jaded. It is a very interesting study!
by Thomas
Mon Nov 16, 2015 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report
Replies: 24
Views: 2559

Re: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report

Perhaps but how does one even come to the conclusion that red meat "might" increase the risk for developing MS when nobody knows yet what causes the disease in the first place?! You do an epidemiological study. You compare people with ms with a control group without ms and see if you can find stati...
by Thomas
Mon Nov 16, 2015 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report
Replies: 24
Views: 2559

Re: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report

If red meat caused MS (I mean despite decades of research there still isn't a known cause of MS) then the vast majority of the population would have MS but it doesn't. ! Nobody is saying that everyone who eats red meat gets ms. What they're saying is that maybe red meat increases the risk for devel...
by Thomas
Sun Nov 15, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report
Replies: 24
Views: 2559

Re: Red Meat Causes MS - link to report

The WHO recently classified processed meat as carcinogenic: