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Archive for July, 2012

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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Myelin formation, limb function restored in MS mouse models

Myelin formation, limb function restored in MS mouse models

Researchers reveal how a microRNA regenerated myelin - the protective coating of nerve fibers - in mice with multiple [Read More]

Researchers find new gene interaction associated with increased MS risk

Researchers find new gene interaction associated with increased MS risk

A person carrying variants of two particular genes could be almost three times more likely to develop multiple [Read More]

UVA researchers discover unexpected interaction between men’s testes and immune system

UVA researchers discover unexpected interaction between men’s testes and immune system

The University of Virginia School of Medicine has again shown that a part of the body thought to be disconnected from [Read More]

Antidepressants and anti-seizure drugs can effectively treat diabetic nerve pain, research finds

Antidepressants and anti-seizure drugs can effectively treat diabetic nerve pain, research finds

A federal health agency has found certain antidepressants and anti-seizure drugs are among medications that effectively [Read More]

Women have statistically lower incidence of severe psoriasis compared to men, study reveals

Women have statistically lower incidence of severe psoriasis compared to men, study reveals

The fact that men are overrepresented in psoriasis registers and consume more psoriasis care have long led researchers [Read More]