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No correlation between interferon treatment and antidepressant use has been observed in the multiple sclerosis (MS) population, a large-scale study presented at the 68th AAN Annual Meeting...

Biogen has unveiled new Tecfidera research that, it says, reinforces its efficacy in newly diagnosed relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) patients and further supports its long-term, well...

The beneficial effects of oral propionate, an approved food additive, have been demonstrated in humans for the first time, according to a study presented at the American Academy of Neurology's...

A new study from NYU Langone Medical Center could provide hope for relief for some of the cognitive issues associated with multiple sclerosis.

In a randomised controlled trial, people with...

Results from a "highly promising pilot study" presented at the 68th annual American Academy of Neurology meeting in Canada have shown Lipoic acid is safe, well tolerated, and offers...

Results from new research suggest that maternal illness and pesticide-related environmental exposure contribute to risk of pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis (MS), whereas cesarean-section...

Once-daily Gilenya therapy is effective after four years of real-world clinical use among patients with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS), and has a safety profile that is “broadly...

Researchers from the United Kingdom have identified that men with gender identity disorder (GID) who took sex hormones to undergo a male-to-female conversion had a nearly seven-fold higher risk of...

Research suggests gut bacteria may directly affect brain structure and function, and could offer new ways to treat multiple sclerosis and psychiatric conditions.

Far from being silent...

The findings of a systematic review suggests adolescent obesity could be a risk factor for multiple sclerosis. If future research supports this idea, it “would be of major significance,” according...

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