Multiple Sclerosis

August 23, 2017

Multiple sclerosis: Resistance training may reduce brain atrophy

Resistance training can benefit those with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. Researchers found that engaging in resistance training twice per week for 6 months was associated with reduced brain […]
August 21, 2017

CNS Inflammatory Diseases Make Stem Cells Ineffective in Treating MS, Study Says

Stem cell treatment doesn’t always work for multiple sclerosis. Pre-existing inflammatory diseases affecting the central nervous system make mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) less effective in treating multiple sclerosis (MS), […]
August 18, 2017

Using diet to counter the effects of multiple sclerosis

Diet can influence the symptoms of multiple sclerosis. A new study of multiple sclerosis patients examines how a strict diet may ease the symptoms of the […]
August 17, 2017

Got Multiple Sclerosis Questions? iConquerMS Seeks Answers

Resources for multiple sclerosis inquiries. If you’ve followed my writing, you already know I am committed to advancing patient-centered research and care. I am the lead […]
August 16, 2017

Prolonged Breastfeeding Linked to Reduced Risk of Multiple Sclerosis

Pregnancy and breastfeeding positively affect MS replases. Prolonged breastfeeding is associated with a lower risk for mothers developing multiple sclerosis (MS), according to results from a […]
August 15, 2017

How Your Genes Are Connected to Multiple Sclerosis 

The genetics of multiple sclerosis. Your parents’ genes came together to create your genetic makeup, and that’s exactly what gives your body directions on how to look, both inside and out. That covers […]
August 14, 2017

A chance finding may lead to a treatment for multiple sclerosis

Serendipity could contribute to a multiple sclerosis breakthrough. EXPERIMENTS that go according to plan can be useful. But the biggest scientific advances often emerge from those […]
August 11, 2017

Jack Osbourne talks about life with multiple sclerosis 

A public figure speaks of his journey with MS. The reality television star and son of rock legend Ozzy Osbourne has become an advocate for the […]