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Health minister tries to block bill backing controversial MS therapy

Health minister tries to block bill backing controversial MS therapy

Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq has sparked anger by aggressively opposing a private member’s bill that would accelerate clinical trials of so-called liberation therapy for people with multiple sclerosis. The private member’s bill, sponsored by Liberal MP Kirsty Duncan, [Read More]

Application closes for MS Liberation treatment study in New York

Application closes for MS Liberation treatment study in New York

For hundreds Multiple Sclerosis patients in Saskatchewan the next few months will be spent waiting. On Friday, February 24 the deadline closed for the provincially funded MS Liberation Treatment trial in Albany, New York. The government received 682 applications to be part [Read More]

MS trial in Saskatchewan attracts nearly 700 patients

MS trial in Saskatchewan attracts nearly 700 patients

Saskatchewan multiple sclerosis patients hoping to take part in a clinical trial of a controversial treatment may soon get a call from the ministry of health. But only around 10 per cent of those who applied will actually get that call. Deb Jordan, a ministry spokeswoman, [Read More]

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Novartis launches MS study using data collected from smartphones

Novartis launches MS study using data collected from smartphones

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McDonald criteria: MS diagnosis guidelines

McDonald criteria: MS diagnosis guidelines

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Medical News Today: McDonald criteria: MS diagnosis guidelines

Medical News Today: McDonald criteria: MS diagnosis guidelines

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Multiple sclerosis: Are we close to a cure?

Multiple sclerosis: Are we close to a cure?

Read this article: Multiple sclerosis: Are we close to a cure? [Read More]

Medical News Today: Multiple sclerosis: Are we close to a cure?

Medical News Today: Multiple sclerosis: Are we close to a cure?

Discoveries and breakthroughs in multiple sclerosis research are building momentum, but just how close are we to [Read More]