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5 Easy Treatments for Multiple Sclerosis Cure

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system that can develop at any age. Multiple sclerosis (MS) affects women more than men. …

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After17 Years Diagnosed With MS: Some Things I Wish I Knew Before

Wow, times sure flies as you get older, doesn’t it?  As I write this, I’ve been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis for 16 years (actually, closer to 17, my MSiversary is in February).  That’s a significant period of time, so I thought it’d be interesting to look back and mention some …

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I CAME WAY TOO LONG FIGHTING TO MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

FRESNO, Calif. A Fresno man is taking his fight against multiple sclerosis beyond the country’s borders. He’s seeking an effective treatment that’s available at most major US hospitals but not for MS patients. Every walk around his Fresno neighborhood is a victory for Brian Melton against the disease that, most …

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Some Things I Wish People Knew About MS-related Fatigue

Of the many symptoms that plague those of us with Multiple Sclerosis, one of the most common is fatigue.  It’s such a common symptom that the National MS Society estimates that fatigue affects between 75% and 90% of those with MS.  Sadly, fatigue is a symptom that can be hard …

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29 Things Only Someone with MS Would Understand

You take your multiple sclerosis (MS) seriously, but sometimes you just have to laugh about it, right? Read on for a look at 29 things only someone with MS would understand. 1. Despite its name, you know that there is nothing romantic about the “MS hug.” 2. Having “foot-drop” and …

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Multiple Sclerosis Patients May Someday Find Relief In Marijuana Chewing Gum

Patients can smoke it, eat it and soon, they may be able to chew it. Cannabis-focused biotech company AXIM Biotechnologies AXIM, +127.27% last week said it launched clinical trials on humans for medical cannabis chewing gum as a treatment for multiple sclerosis. The gum, MedChew RX, contains 5 milligrams of …

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29 Things Only Someone with Multiple Sclerosis Would Understand

1. Despite its name, you know that there is nothing romantic about the “MS hug.” 2. Having “foot-drop” and walking through a dog park can be a messy combination. 3. You know the “Swank diet” doesn’t describe the food on a country club menu. 4. Crowds and loud noise make …

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TREATMENT 8 Multiple Sclerosis Treatments and Their Side Effects

Corticosteroids High doses of intravenous corticosteroids, such as methylprednisone, have been the first-line treatment for the prevention of disability from acute MS attacks. Osteoporosis and reversible short-term memory loss have been linked to the use of the drugs. Some research suggests that oral corticosteroids may be as effective as the IV …

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Top 10 Myths About Multiple Sclerosis

Myths and facts about MS by Denise Mann Most of us know or know of someone with multiple sclerosis (MS), but how much do we really know about this illness? MS is an autoimmune disease that occurs when the body’s immune system misfires against myelin, a fatty substance that insulates …

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