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Research teams making progress collecting critical data on CCSVI: MS society

Research teams making progress collecting critical data on CCSVI: MS society

Research teams investigating a potential and hotly debated cause of MS say they are making good progress toward providing essential data that will help to design a clinical trial of a proposed treatment for the disease. The seven Canadian and U.S. teams were given $2.4 [Read More]

Fundraisers to help Pam

Fundraisers to help Pam

A young Chatham mother is counting on a number of upcoming fundraisers to help finance a $15,000 surgical procedure. Twenty-seven-year-old Pam Lozon, diagnosed in 2009 with Multiple Sclerosis, is convinced a “liberation treatment” available in California will [Read More]

Battling multiple sclerosis

Battling multiple sclerosis

Rachel Proulx has an expansive resume, packed to the brim with impressive accomplishments. She has hosted a national conference for the Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women’s Clubs (BPW Canada), served as the national organization’s president (among [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]