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A new study from Denmark has found that children born to diabetic mothers might have a higher risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS). Researchers looked at the association between different types...
Virtual reality (VR) rehabilitation might help improve upper limb function in people with multiple sclerosis (MS), a new review has found.   The games, exercises or activities that took place in each...
A new study has linked fewer pregnancies and premature menopause to the likelihood of developing early onset progressive multiple sclerosis (MS). Researchers also found that there was a positive...
A new mouse model study has shown that stem cells taken from the skin of people with multiple sclerosis (MS) can grow into oligodendrocytes, which are myelin-producing nerve cells. Myelin is the...
Teenagers with multiple sclerosis (MS) are less fit than healthy adolescents of the same age and sex, a new study has found. Researchers also found higher levels of fitness were associated with less...
A recent review has found that higher self-esteem, self-efficacy, resilience and social support are protective factors for quality of life in people with multiple sclerosis (MS). Conversely,...
The patterns of typing people display when using smartphones changes over time in people with multiple sclerosis (MS) but not in people without the condition, a new study has found. These changes...
People with multiple sclerosis (MS) might want to think twice about getting a tattoo, according to a new study published in the Journal of Applied Physiology. The reason is due to the tendency for...
The use of certain disease-modifying therapies (DMTs) in people with multiple sclerosis (MS) increases the risk of precancerous growths in those over 45, a new scientific analysis has found. The...
Researchers have discovered that a small protein found in beetroot can block the activity of prolyl oligopeptidase (POP), an enzyme that breaks down certain hormones and signalling molecules and...

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