New drug target for remyelination in MS is identified by UB researchers

Photo: Myelin (green) production by transplanted human oligodendrocyte progenitors cells (red) is greatly improved following the genetic block of M3R expression. (Credit: Jesslie J....

Painters, hair stylists, interior decorators and cleaners can be at higher risk for disease...

Rates 50 per cent higher in those exposed to chemical solvents, but as much as 30 times higher in people among those who smoke.Cleaners,...

Information for the Newly Diagnosed with MS

Being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, a disease in which the immune system eats away the protective coating (myelin sheath) of the nerves, does not...

Developing Next Gen Multiple Sclerosis Therapies: Part 5

 The following is part of a MStranslate exclusive series which highlights the struggles and obstacles in developing the next generation of therapies and drugs...

My Taking My Life Back Bucket List

I have been living with Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis Active (PPMS active) for 40 years, since I was 8 years old.  PPMS active is...

Choking and Gastric Issues with MS

That tummy or choking issue just might be your MS.DysphagiaYou may experience difficulty swallowing with MS, especially if you have brainstem involvement. Others can...

Health Canada approval last week of multiple sclerosis drug ‘absolutely a game-changer’

Global News - Joseph Petrilli said he cried for a long time when he heard that Health Canada approved a new drug that could...

Eye and balance exercises may ease multiple sclerosis symptoms

Reuters Health - People with multiple sclerosis who do balance and eye movement exercises may feel steadier on their feet and experience less fatigue...

Rare Event for PPMS Patients Hosted by Ocrevus Manufacturer

PPMS (Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis) patients rarely find local patient education events geared toward them.  Since the FDA (USA) approved the first treatment effective...
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Intro to the MS Gym

If you have been cleared by your phycisian to start a fitness program and are new to the MS Gym, we recommend you download...

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