Multiple sclerosis

Could a drug addiction help MS symptoms?

Jan 10, 2017 | | Say something

A drug developed to fight also could be used in the future for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS), has been said. low dose naltrexone (LDN) is not currently licensed to treat the condition as complete clinical trials have not yet been carried out and is available only under prescription of doctors. The Daily Express […more]

iPads used to monitor MS

Jan 4, 2017 | | Say something

iPads are being used at the Cleveland Clinic to help control Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and its symptoms. The tablet is being attached to the back of individuals with neurological disease. Provides accurate information about how they walk and their general position, Medgadget reports. An add-on is supported on the top of the screen to the […more]

Could an upset stomach be a sign of MS or Parkinson’s?

Dec 31, 2016 | | Say something

Individuals who experience a dodgy stomach in fact, may be showing signs of the onset of multiple sclerosis (MS) or Parkinson’s disease. The Daily Mail reports that individuals with this condition have a high concentration of small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (Sibo). Symptoms of this include abdominal pain or bloating, diarrhea and excess gas. While it […more]

Possible new MS drug over

Dec 27, 2016 | | Say something

A German drug manufacturer has reached a mutual termination with a Japanese pharmaceutical company when it relates to a new method for the potential treatment MS (MS). Merck KGaA issued a statement saying that ceralifimod, who was in the second phase of the trials did not meet its “threshold for continued investment.” The German firm […more]

Human stem cells could be key to treating MS

Dec 15, 2016 | | Say something

In a scientific study on mice, it was found that human stem cells to successfully treat multiple sclerosis (MS), leading to the idea that this method could help achieve improved methods treating the condition. Researchers ImStem Biotechnology in Farmington, Connecticut injected stem cells derived from human embryos in mice. They also were implanted cells from […more]

fundraising banks break cake host for multiple sclerosis

Dec 11, 2016 | | Say something

Two UK banks have hosted bake sales order to raise funds for charities that provide care and support to patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Figures from the MS confidence show that between 100 and 140 people per 100,000 have the neurological condition in the UK, with organizations like the Multiple Sclerosis Society depend largely on […more]

MS drugs available in Cambridge NHS

Dec 9, 2016 | | Say something

A method of treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS) that took almost 25 years to now be available on the NHS. The drug known as Lemtrada, which was developed at the University of Cambridge, has been authorized by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Nice). In tests, it has been shown to lessen the […more]

Could be the key stem cells in the fight against multiple sclerosis?

Dec 5, 2016 | | Say something

A new study in mice has suggested that the use of human stem cells could be used to try to fight multiple sclerosis (MS). Scientists at the University of Utah rodents used in an experiment and genetically engineered them so that they had a version of MS. Having been weakened by disease for two weeks, […more]

MS patient fight Uttoxeter actions

Dec 5, 2016 | | Say something

Uttoxeter A lady shared her experience with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Cheryl King, who is from the city of Staffordshire, told a local newspaper in his struggle with neurological weekend as part May be MS Awareness Month. She was diagnosed with relapsing-remitting MS two years ago and can go without symptoms for quite some time, the […more]