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According to a recent survey based in the US, fatigue is the symptom that impacts daily functioning the most in people living with multiple sclerosis (MS). The symptom is more severe in people who...
Pregnancy may delay the onset of multiple sclerosis (MS) symptoms by more than three years, a study has found. Researchers from the Monash University in Australia worked with a global database of...
There are 38 Blue Badge holders to one council-owned parking space according to new data obtained through Freedom of Information requests by Confused.com. Since the scheme was updated in England,...
A study from the University of Edinburgh has discovered a molecular target that can protect nerves from damage in multiple sclerosis (MS) in mice. Researchers have been working more than a decade to...
A patient advocate from Marlow, Buckinghamshire has made it to the finals of the international 9th Annual WEGO Health Awards for patient leaders. Trishna Bharadia has been shortlisted in the final...
A recent case report of a man who has both inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and multiple sclerosis (MS) has caused researchers to call for further investigation into the link between the two. The...
A new study has found that a combination of certain gut bacteria exacerbates the symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS) in mice. Scientists already know that some gut bacteria can affect the symptoms of...
A new study on mice has found a drug called theophylline, which is used to treat respiratory diseases helps regenerate myelin. In multiple sclerosis (MS), the immune system attacks and damages the...
A new study has warned that obese children are more likely to get multiple sclerosis (MS) and one in ten cases are linked to being overweight as a child. Researchers at the Queen Mary University of...
The multiple sclerosis (MS) drug Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) may interfere with chicken pox immunity acquired from a vaccine, according to a new case study from Italy. Ocrevus suppresses the immune system’...

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