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Balance Problems for Multiple Sclerosis Patients Come from T Cells

From hcplive.com

Balance problems frequently experienced by multiple sclerosis (MS) patients may stem from what researchers are terming a "faulty brake," according to findings published in the journal Immunity. Researchers from the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital observed a mutation in the gene Nlrp12 in mice models in order to determine what…

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Progressive MS: a Deep Mystery Beginning to Reveal Its Secrets?

From multiplesclerosis.net

The words " progressive multiple sclerosis" carry with them a sense of dread and panic for most MS patients. When I was newly diagnosed, I of course immediately hit the Internet, and discovered that there were four primary types of multiple sclerosis: Relapsing Remitting MS (RRMS), Secondary Progressive MS (SPMS)…

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Multiple Sclerosis Brain Fog - NewLifeOutlook

From newlifeoutlook.com

Cognitive fatigue is one of the most common symptoms people with multiple sclerosis face. It can be your biggest foe as you try your hardest to face this disease and move forward. I struggle with cognitive fatigue on a regular basis. There are times when it feels like a daily…

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Disability benefits WILL be cut 20% in 2016... are you okay with that?

From dailykos.com

Absent action from Congress, the Social Security Disability Insurance trust fund will run out of money in 2016. It might last into the beginning of 2017, if we're lucky. There is virtually no chance that the money in the trust fund will last any longer than that.

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Cinnamon Can Reduce Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis

From hcplive.com

Oral feeding of cinnamon is capable of suppressing multiple sclerosis (MS) in mice models, according to research published in PLOS One. Researchers from the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago examined the effects of various household spices on mice models of MS, in accordance with a $750,000 grant they were…

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Natural Remedies & Alternative for Multiple Sclerosis

From multiplesclerosis.net

Natural Remedies and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) encompasses a large group of interventions or treatment approaches that lie outside mainstream or conventional medicine. Although certain types of CAMs have become more available in recent years, it is not common for CAM to be offered by your doctor.

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Investigating a Novel Combination of Treatments for MS Patients

From autonomicspecialists.com

Frequently utilized MS treatments are prescribed with the goal of disease stabilization. However, they may share a common deficiency: lack of effectiveness in addressing many of the symptoms associated with the disease. Additionally they may lead to a troubling array of side effects which in themselves can negatively impact quality…

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Making a Multiple Sclerosis Thermometer - NewLifeOutlook

From newlifeoutlook.com

No two people have the same symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS) and no MS flare will be the same as the one that came before it. Symptoms have a wide range of intensity, frequency and duration. People with MS can experience everything from short periods of minor tingling to expended…

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Are you getting quality sleep? - Momentum Magazine Online

From momentummagazineonline.com

by Maureen Salamon Lisa Dasis still isn't sure which came first: her multiple sclerosis, which was diagnosed in 2004, or the sleep disorder known as restless leg syndrome (RLS), which caused the Jackson, Tennessee, resident's legs to alternately feel "creepy-crawly" or red-hot as she lay in bed at night.

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