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Thursday, March 17, 2011

MS in the News: Foot Drop, A "Balance Vest", Prepping for Your Doctor appt & more

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    This week's  (16) Postings

    BIOGEN ANNOUNCES a New Support Network for the MS Patient
    Mar 16, 2011
    Balance. Treatment. Mindset. Support. Goal Tracking. Introducing ActiveSupport for MS. Now On-Line. BIOGEN ANNOUNCES a New Support Network  Dear Friends,We are excited to announce...
    The BalanceWear vest is the only noninvasive balance treatment garment proven to help patients with MS
    Mar 16, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Motion Therapeutics, Inc., the leading provider of noninvasive therapeutic solutions for balance and...

    Dreaming and Multiple Sclerosis: Do You Do It?
    Mar 16, 2011
    By;Julie Stachowiak, Ph.D., Guide  March 15, 2011Dreaming is something that I don't think about too much, unless I've had a terrible nightmare, which is pretty...

    Bioness for Foot Drop -
    Mar 15, 2011
    Take the stairs. Stroll through the park. Dance.You may be able to do all this - and more - once again - thanks to the NESS L300 Foot Drop System.The NESS L300 Foot Drop System is an advanced...

    MS Awareness : MS Made me a Humanitarian and then allowed me to empower others
    Mar 14, 2011
    For MS Awareness week, I want you to know, why I do, what I do.... When I was diagnosed with MS in 1998, I soon learned that finding information was nearly impossible. Being handy...

    Preparing for Your Next DOCTOR's Appointment
    Mar 14, 2011
    When I Speak at Seminars, this is a topic I often metnion during my talk. And so, when I came across it today, I wanted you and others to know of it's importance and so, keep on reading...

    Thinking about changing therapy?
    Mar 14, 2011
    During the course of your treatment for relapsing multiple sclerosis, your doctor may determine that your current MS therapy is no longer the best choice for you.Because there isn't one therapy...

    Neuro Signals Study Gives New Insight Into Brain Disorders
    Mar 14, 2011
    ScienceDaily (Mar. 14, 2011) — Research into how the brain transmits messages to other parts of the body could improve understanding of disorders such as epilepsy, dementia, multiple sclerosis...

    Purdue Research May Lead to Therapy That Delays Onset, Reduces Severity of MS Symptoms
    Mar 14, 2011
    March 14, 2011WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.--People suffering from multiple sclerosis may benefit if patent-pending research conducted at Purdue University shows that a decades-old drug approved by the...

    Sativex(R) Launched in Spain to Treat Spasticity in Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    Mar 14, 2011
    BARCELONA,March 14, 2011-- Almirall, S.A. (ALM) announces that Sativex(R) is now available to health professionals and patients in the Spanish hospital pharmacies. It is...

    Common multiple sclerosis symptoms
    Mar 14, 2011
    Multiple sclerosis symptoms can cause a wide range of problems. Some problems occur often, and some are seldom seen. Each person’s MS is unique and each person’s MS can progress differently....

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    Mar 13, 2011
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    Stem Cell Study for MS using patient's own Bone Marrow
    Mar 13, 2011
    SummaryInvestigators in Ohio are recruiting 24 people with relapsing forms of MS for a study of the safety and tolerability of transplanting one’s own mesenchymal stem cells (derived from...

    Momentum Magazine - Spring edition
    Mar 11, 2011
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    BEYOND MEDS what have you? One answer: "Service Dogs"...
    Mar 10, 2011
    Source: MS BEYOND MEDSMS has been treated with a variety of meds for years.  Meds can help slow down the progression of the disease and help with some of the symptoms, but they don't really...

    Help Stuart to take Strides for the 2011 MS Society's walk in Coral Gables, Fl.
    Mar 09, 2011
    Stuart, known from Stu's Views & MS News, will be taking strides on April 2, 2011 in the Coral Gables, MS Walk in Miami.Stuart knows the need for the National MS Society to raise monies that...


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