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Medicare Advantage plan members may switch to Original Medicare during the annual disenrollment period Jan 1 to Feb 14

Medicare Advantage plan members may switch to Original Medicare during the annual disenrollment period Jan 1 to Feb 14

Recent changes to the provider networks of certain Medicare Advantage plans (private Medicare managed care plans) are reported to be causing concern within the MS community. Medicare Advantage (MA) plan members are reminded that they have options if they are dissatisfied [Read More]

Lastest Multiple Sclerosis News

Lastest Multiple Sclerosis News

As Genzyme waits for FDA ruling, its multiple sclerosis drug wins approval in … As Cambridge biotech Genzyme awaits an upcoming US regulatory decision on its experimental multiple sclerosis drug, the medicine has won approval for sale in Canada. Genzyme said Friday [Read More]

New Studies Look at Lifestyle Factors in Terms of Who Gets MS and Improving the Daily Lives of People with MS

New Studies Look at Lifestyle Factors in Terms of Who Gets MS and Improving the Daily Lives of People with MS

One of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s priorities is to drive research on wellness and lifestyle, where advancements can change quality of life with MS on a daily basis. [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]