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Music pays for MS sufferer

Music pays for MS sufferer

Music proved to be the great equalizer in changing the life of a former musician who suffers from multiple sclerosis. Saturday, a fundraiser was hosted at Riverbend Station in Calgary’s southeast to get Shea Bonney the money needed to go to Newport Beach, Calif. and [Read More]

A liberated life

A liberated life

If you saw Richie Kohorst walking down the street, you’d notice the limp and the stiff right arm bent in front of him. They’re noticeable, but not debilitating. What you might not realize is how much of an improvement he has undergone since he had the veins in his neck [Read More]

Press Release: KIRSTY DUNCAN TAKES LEONA AGLUKKAQ TO TASK FOR BULLYING TACTICS

Press Release: KIRSTY DUNCAN TAKES LEONA AGLUKKAQ TO TASK FOR BULLYING TACTICS

Kirsty Duncan, MP, Etobicoke North, sent the following open letter to the federal Health Minister, Leona Aglukkaq. WireService.ca Press Release – July 5, 2012 Dear Minister, I am writing to you to express profound concerns regarding the way in which your Office-and [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]