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Archive for September, 2011

Senator Cordy moves second reading of a Bill to establish a National Strategy for CCSVI

Senator Cordy moves second reading of a Bill to establish a National Strategy for CCSVI

Today Senator Jane Cordy moved second reading in the Senate of Bill S-204, An Act to Establish a National Strategy for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI) in MS patients. “Studies are beginning to show that improving blood flow through an angioplasty [Read More]

Science and politics clash in MS trials

Science and politics clash in MS trials

Scientific research and politics are always a bad combination, but that shouldn’t necessarily be taken as complete condemnation of the Saskatchewan Party government’s latest move on the multiple sclerosis front. There is obviously some merit to the provincial [Read More]

Cobourg native seeks liberation treatment for MS

Cobourg native seeks liberation treatment for MS

A former Cobourg resident hopes a controversial surgery, known as the liberation treatment, will help keep her out of a wheelchair. Born and raised in Cobourg, Rachel MacCulloch was diagnosed with relapsing/remitting Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in 1998 when she was 23 years [Read More]

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National MS Society-Supported Collaborators Publish Reviews of Tools Used to Measure MS Progression

National MS Society-Supported Collaborators Publish Reviews of Tools Used to Measure MS Progression

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Treatment with interferon may ease symptoms of Ebola patients

Treatment with interferon may ease symptoms of Ebola patients

A pilot study of a class of drugs used to treat hepatitis and some forms of multiple sclerosis has been shown for the [Read More]

Linking RNA to autoimmune diseases

Linking RNA to autoimmune diseases

Well, the central dogma of biology states that DNA makes RNA and RNA makes proteins. However, there are many different [Read More]

Society Releases Statement on American Health Care Act

Society Releases Statement on American Health Care Act

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Survey of People with MS on Physician-Assisted Suicide Highlights Need to Recognize and Treat Depres

Survey of People with MS on Physician-Assisted Suicide Highlights Need to Recognize and Treat Depres

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