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12 hrs ago | Rehab Management
New studies assess the potential factors in the development of multiple sclerosis and in improving the quality of life in MS patients.
Should smoking in public places be banned?
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16 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun
NEW YORK Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: The card company announced a 10-for-1 stock split, raised its quarterly dividend and launched a $3.5 billion buyback program.
16 hrs ago | CBC News
A Sussex Corner, N.B., woman is unhappy the province's new prescription drug plan won't cover medication that treats her multiple sclerosis.
20 hrs ago | CNews
Gary Cartwright, who suffers from multiple sclerosis and is battling cancer, is angry that a collections agency is after him for $1,288 in Rogers fees incurred after his home burned down in March.
23 hrs ago | Brain.oxfordjournals.org
Correspondence to: Professor Richard Reynolds, Wolfson Neuroscience Laboratories, Division of Brain Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Burlington Danes Building, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London, London W12 0NN, UK E-mail: A substantial proportion of cases with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis have extensive inflammation in the ... (more)
Yesterday | Brain.oxfordjournals.org
Correspondence to: Tomas Kalincik, L4 Centre, Melbourne Brain Centre at Royal Melbourne Hospital, Grattan St, Parkville VIC 3050, Australia E-mail: The aim of this work was to evaluate sex differences in the incidence of multiple sclerosis relapses; assess the relationship between sex and primary progressive disease course; and compare effects of ... (more)
Vitamin D may block harmful immune cells associated with multiple sclerosis from travelling to the brain, according to research from Johns Hopkins.
Sandra Lane says she was walking up to the store when the man smiled at her, then hit her, knocking the wind out of her.
In the PRIME study, AVP-923 treated patients experienced levels of pain reduction commensurate with those observed in similar studies and the improvement in pain scores from baseline reached statistical significance; however, there was no difference between the treatment arms and placebo.
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.'s earnings next year will miss analyst estimates if regulators allow generic copies of the multiple-sclerosis drug that brings in more than half the company's annual profit.
The latest report Multiple Sclerosis Pipeline Highlights - 2014, provides most up-to-date information on key pipeline molecules in the global multiple sclerosis market.
One of rap music's most highly-skilled rapper breaks his silence for the first time to talk about having Multiple Sclerosis-with obvious symptoms that date back to 1999.
Nutra Pharma Corp. , a biotechnology company that is developing treatments for Adrenomyeloneuropathy , HIV and Multiple Sclerosis , is announcing that MyNyloxin, a new Network Marketing company that has the exclusive rights to market and distribute Nutra Pharma's over-the-counter pain reliever, Nyloxin , in the Network Marketing channel is ... (more)
MS is known to be more prevalent in parts of the world furthest from the equator, where there is less sunshine to trigger production of vitamin D Vitamin D may combat multiple sclerosis by blocking the migration of destructive immune cells to the brain, new research suggests.
Vitamin D may block the damaging action of the immune cells that go on the attack in multiple sclerosis and cause brain lesions, preventing the cells from entering the brain and spinal cord at all, according to early research in mice performed at Johns Hopkins University.
In mice with a rodent form of multiple sclerosis , vitamin D appears to block damage-causing immune cells from migrating to the central nervous system, offering a potential explanation for why the so-called "sunshine vitamin" may prevent or ease symptoms of the neurodegenerative disease, according to results of a study at Johns Hopkins.
Preventive effect of vitamin D3 supplementation on conversion of optic neuritis to clinically definite multiple sclerosis: a double blind, randomized, placebo-controlled pilot clinical trial.