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Switching from Tysabri (natalizumab) to moderate-efficacy disease-modifying therapies (DMTs) puts patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) at a higher risk of further disease activity and disability...
If you have multiple sclerosis (MS) and use a mobility scooter, there’s good news. The government has announced plans to scrap the EU’s new Vnuk motor insurance law which would have seen mobility...
The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has approved the drug ozanimod (Zeposia) for patients with active relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). The SMC has said ozanimod can be prescribed...
A new study has found that asymptomatic damage to spinal nerves happens even in clinically stable multiple sclerosis (MS) cases, and increases the risk for further lesions. When myelin damage occurs...
A new study has found multiple sclerosis (MS) does not put women at a higher risk of pregnancy complications such as emergency c-section, gestational diabetes, or having a preterm or stillbirth...
A new study from Yale University has found that avocados and other foods high in oleic acid may help reduce the risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS). Researchers found that not having enough...
An experimental non-inflammatory vaccine which was designed to reduce the damaging immune system responses that happen in multiple sclerosis (MS) has delayed the onset of MS and the severity of the...
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...

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