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Liberation procedure changes woman’s life

Liberation procedure changes woman’s life

Whitney Murray beamed as she made her way along Borland Street toward Lawrence Avenue on Sunday morning. Surrounded by supporters wearing matching t-shirts, the 22-year-old Orillia woman ¬– once housebound due to multiple sclerosis – was walking at a comfortable clip. [Read More]

Appeal board rejects MS treatment claim

Appeal board rejects MS treatment claim

A tribunal has rejected an Eastern Ontario woman’s bid to force the Ontario Health Insurance Plan to pay for a controversial treatment that relieved her multiple sclerosis symptoms. Judy Butcher, a 48-year-old resident of Jasper, Ont., near Merrickville, paid $7,000 for [Read More]

Federal government moves CCSVI study forward

Federal government moves CCSVI study forward

The benefits of MS Liberation Therapy have been touted by Saskatchewan residents who’ve travelled the globe to have it. They say it makes a world of difference in their symptoms. Now, the federal government has made another step towards their own trial here at home. A [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

MS Society Disappointed with Senate Healthcare Bill

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

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

An international US-Danish team of scientists, led by Damini Jawaheer, Ph.D. at the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital [Read More]

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]