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MS sufferer happy with government announcement

MS sufferer happy with government announcement

Karen Torrie-Racine was “thrilled” to hear the federal government has agreed to fund clinical trials of a controversial multiple sclerosis treatment called chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency. “Like everyone, I’m just really anxious for the [Read More]

MS vein therapy trial decision ‘unexpected’

MS vein therapy trial decision ‘unexpected’

The federal government’s decision to hold clinical trials for an experimental multiple sclerosis treatment is getting a mixed reaction. Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq announced on Wednesday that Ottawa will launch early stage clinical trials into using angioplasty to [Read More]

Funding ‘liberation’ treatment trials not enough, says Ottawa MS patient

Funding ‘liberation’ treatment trials not enough, says Ottawa MS patient

An Ottawa man who travelled to Poland more than a year ago for a controversial multiple sclerosis treatment says Wednesday’s announcement that Canada will fund clinical trials of the procedure doesn’t go far enough. “While it’s good to see research go forward, this [Read More]

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Discovery may lead to new approach for treating MS

Discovery may lead to new approach for treating MS

Around 2.5 million people are affected by the autoimmune disease Multiple Sclerosis (MS), the commonest central nervous [Read More]

Roche to present new OCREVUS (ocrelizumab) efficacy and safety data in relapsing and primary progressive forms of multiple sclerosis at ECTRIMS

Roche to present new OCREVUS (ocrelizumab) efficacy and safety data in relapsing and primary progressive forms of multiple sclerosis at ECTRIMS

Roche announced today that new data on OCREVUS ® (ocrelizumab) in people with relapsing and primary progressive forms [Read More]

All you need to know about dysesthesia

All you need to know about dysesthesia

Dysesthesia is a painful, itchy sensation, often associated with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learn more about the symptoms [Read More]

Medical News Today: All you need to know about dysesthesia

Medical News Today: All you need to know about dysesthesia

Dysesthesia is a painful, itchy sensation, often associated with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learn more about the symptoms [Read More]

MRI brain scans can reveal MS risk in children before clinical symptoms appear

MRI brain scans can reveal MS risk in children before clinical symptoms appear

By the time multiple sclerosis (MS) is diagnosed in children, it may be difficult to prevent the disabilities and [Read More]