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Liberating Nicole

Liberating Nicole

It’s controversial, unapproved and looked at with skepticism but for some it works and many argue it is live-saving. Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (CCSVI) is a term developed by Italian researcher Paolo Zamboni​ to describe compromised flow of blood in the [Read More]

New treatment splits MS community

New treatment splits MS community

When a progressive, incurable disease, such as multiple sclerosis, meets a possible remedy, such as venal angioplasty, demands for treatment, verification and information soon become overwhelming. In this age of social media, personal anecdotes and comment soon fill [Read More]

MS controversy: Inflating veins, deflating symptoms

MS controversy: Inflating veins, deflating symptoms

About 400,000 people in the United States are prisoners in their own bodies because of Multiple Sclerosis. MS is an autoimmune disease affecting the brain and nervous system, causing nerve impulses to be stopped or slowed. Now, patients are traveling hundreds, even [Read More]

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Study provides deeper understanding on mechanisms of lipid-based autoimmune disease

Study provides deeper understanding on mechanisms of lipid-based autoimmune disease

Phospholipids - fat molecules that form the membranes found around cells - make up almost half of the dry weight of [Read More]

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]