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A new study has found that high blood levels of the proteins neurofilament light chain (NfL) and glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) can indicate an increased risk of worsening disability in...
Over a third of people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) have hidden their condition from others, a new survey has found. Out of the 800 people with MS asked, one in 10 people admitted they had...
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recommended Kesimpta (ofatumumab), which is a new treatment for people with multiple sclerosis (MS), to be prescribed on the NHS in...
Multiple sclerosis (MS) prevalence rises with countries’ prosperity, according to a new study, and occurs more in developed countries. Researchers used data from 195 countries that was collected in...
Tysabri (natalizumab) significantly reduces disease activity and the number of relapses in people with paediatric-onset multiple sclerosis (POMS), new real-world study from Portugal has found....
A new nine-year study has found that abnormalities seen on MRI scans in children with multiple sclerosis (MS) at the onset of the condition, and within the first two years, might predict how their...
People living with multiple sclerosis who have bigger issues with mobility are more likely to have worse outcomes from Covid-19, new research has found. Worse outcomes were also found to be more...
A new study has found that regular Pilates practice can improve balance and posture in men with multiple sclerosis (MS) which helps lessen the risk of falls and injuries. Researchers in Iran enrolled...
A new trial to assess whether drugs already on the market can be used to treat and halt progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) is set to take place. The new world-class Octopus clinical trial will...
Researchers are looking for people who found it difficult to return to work or school after receiving a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS) or Covid-19 to take part in a survey to gather data on the...

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