Multiple Sclerosis

March 22, 2018

Multiple Sclerosis and Friends: Not All Are Created Equal

Multiple sclerosis can change many things in your life, even friendships. I write in an effort to offer enlightenment. Yet, so often I find I am […]
March 21, 2018

Feeling It: Tips For Talking to Others About MS Fatigue

The majority of people with multiple sclerosis experience MS-related fatigue. If you have MS, chances are really good that you have MS-related fatigue — about 80 […]
March 20, 2018

Drugs Lessen Multiple Sclerosis Damage in Mice 

Novel therapies for multiple sclerosis might be developed from promising animal research. MS is a disease in which a nerve-insulating compound called myelin is mistakenly attacked […]
March 19, 2018

MS Patients’ Walking Speed Improves with Adamas Therapy, Trial Shows

A medication under trial has been shown to increase walking speed in those with multiple sclerosis. The walking speed of multiple sclerosis patients taking Adamas Pharmaceuticals’ ADS-5102 (amantadine) […]
March 16, 2018

Stigma increases risk of depression for people with multiple sclerosis

Depression and multiple sclerosis can occur hand in hand. People with multiple sclerosis—MS—who feel stigmatized are more likely to suffer from depression, according to researchers, who […]
March 15, 2018

MS Symptoms Improved with Balance, Sensory Exercises, New Study Shows

Balance exercises can help those with multiple sclerosis. A specially tailored program focused on balance and eye-movement exercises can help multiple sclerosis (MS) patients improve balance, […]
March 14, 2018

MS Researchers Identify Master Regulator of Faulty Inflammation Pathway

What is the process that regulates inflammation in multiple sclerosis? Australian researchers have identified the master regulator of the immune response signaling pathway that is out […]
March 13, 2018

Multiple Sclerosis Drug Could be Safer for Patients if Dosing Intervals are Extended, Says Study

Side effects from a multiple sclerosis medication could be lessened by adjusting the dosage schedule. Serious side effects of a commonly-prescribed multiple sclerosis (MS) drug could […]