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Looking for liberation

Looking for liberation

Bill and Donna Peart are counting down the days until April 12. It’s not because spring will be just around the corner, but because it’s the day Bill hopes to be liberated from his multiple sclerosis symptoms. “Bill has had MS for over 15 years,” said his wife Donna [Read More]

Kingston woman opts for ‘Liberation’ from MS

Kingston woman opts for ‘Liberation’ from MS

With her wavy red-gold hair and light scattering of freckles, Darcie Kelly looks younger than her 31 years. Perhaps it was because she was a dancer for over 20 years. On the outside, she’s the picture of health. But on the inside, lesions are forming on her brain and [Read More]

Woman Set For Controversial MS Treatment

Woman Set For Controversial MS Treatment

It has been said that when one is well and healthy he or she has many wishes and dreams…but when one is ill, he or she typically has only one wish—to be well and feel well again. This was the message that came through loud and clear in speaking with Nicole Fitzsimmons [Read More]

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OHSU’s Robertson on coming to grips with his diagnosis

OHSU’s Robertson on coming to grips with his diagnosis

After learning that he has multiple sclerosis, Dr. Joe Robertson was in denial. Then he realized there was no other [Read More]

Concussion in teens increase risk of multiple sclerosis

Concussion in teens increase risk of multiple sclerosis

Researchers from Orebro University in Sweden studied the connection between concussions and multiple sclerosis. They [Read More]

Phys Ed: Concussions in Teenagers Tied to Multiple Sclerosis Risk

Phys Ed: Concussions in Teenagers Tied to Multiple Sclerosis Risk

A large-scale new study found that concussions in adolescents can increase the risk of later developing multiple [Read More]

Multiple sclerosis: Oligodendrocytes from stemmcells

Multiple sclerosis: Oligodendrocytes from stemmcells

(Heinrich-Heine University Duesseldorf) A scientific collaboration between stem cell researchers of the [Read More]