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What’s up doc?

What’s up doc?

“I’m like Forrest Gump, okay?” Mark Docherty said before launching into yet another unbelievable story. In his 50 years, the Regina native has travelled around the world, opened a music venue, organized the Bloody Sunday march on his university practicum in Northern [Read More]

Doctors talk about controversial treatment for MS (Video)

Doctors talk about controversial treatment for MS (Video)

Both supporters and skeptics of an alternative treatment for the disease multiple sclerosis are gathering in the Bay Area. Research into the technique is drawing attention from around the world. Carol Schumacher says she is finally able to walk without a cane and she [Read More]

Unblocking veins in M.S.: New U.S. study supports Zamboni’s CCSVI theory

Unblocking veins in M.S.: New U.S. study supports Zamboni’s CCSVI theory

Eight months ago, on the advice of Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) president, Alain Beaudet, federal Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq announced funding for an early (phase 1/2) clinical study of venoplasty (the so-called “ liberation treatment ”) for chronic [Read More]

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MS Society Hosts Joint Congressional Briefing on the Value of Rehabilitation

MS Society Hosts Joint Congressional Briefing on the Value of Rehabilitation

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MS Society Disappointed with Senate Healthcare Bill

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Type I interferons could have role in natural improvement of RA during pregnancy

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Shared decision-making essential to optimal treatment and quality of life for patients with MS

Shared decision-making essential to optimal treatment and quality of life for patients with MS

One of the cornerstones of multiple sclerosis treatment is shared decision-making between patients and their doctors [Read More]

UC consortium formed to speed up development of new drugs

UC consortium formed to speed up development of new drugs

For 12 years, UCLA researcher Dennis Slamon pursued a groundbreaking approach to treating breast cancer: Attack the [Read More]