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Seattle women ‘liberate’ themselves from MS

Seattle women ‘liberate’ themselves from MS

The medical community is being turned upside down – because of a new treatment for multiple sclerosis. It’s called the “Liberation procedure” – but it’s almost impossible to get. So two local women with the disease decided to take [Read More]

Vancouver company cashes in on MS treatment

Vancouver company cashes in on MS treatment

A Vancouver-based medical tourism company is cashing in on the reluctance by many provincial governments to fund a controversial therapy to treat multiple sclerosis. Passport Medical has arranged for foreign treatment using so-called liberation therapy for more than 350 MS [Read More]

Informal fraternity links MS sufferers seeking liberation therapy

Informal fraternity links MS sufferers seeking liberation therapy

An informal fraternity is emerging among people seeking or who have already received a scientifically untested, but promising, foreign treatment for multiple sclerosis, a progressively debilitating brain and spinal cord disease. Guelph’s Mel Roumeliotis had liberation [Read More]

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What side effects can result from interferon?

What side effects can result from interferon?

Interferon is used to treat several health conditions, but it has a range of side effects. We look at how these vary in [Read More]

FDA Clears Higher-Dose Glatopa Generic for MS FDA Clears Higher-Dose Glatopa Generic for MS

FDA Clears Higher-Dose Glatopa Generic for MS FDA Clears Higher-Dose Glatopa Generic for MS

Glatopa 40 mg/mL joins already-approved Glatopa 20 mg/mL, a glatiramer acetate generic for treatment of relapsing forms [Read More]

DIY faecal transplants carry risks including HIV and hepatitis, warn experts

DIY faecal transplants carry risks including HIV and hepatitis, warn experts

Faecal transplants have been used in medical settings to tackle superbugs, but following YouTube videos at home is too [Read More]

High blood pressure drug may also help prevent onset of type 1 diabetes

High blood pressure drug may also help prevent onset of type 1 diabetes

A drug commonly used to control high blood pressure may also help prevent the onset of type 1 diabetes in up to 60 [Read More]

Eye and balance exercises may ease multiple sclerosis symptoms

Eye and balance exercises may ease multiple sclerosis symptoms

Reuters Health - People with multiple sclerosis who do balance and eye movement exercises may feel steadier on their [Read More]