Multiple Sclerosis

January 18, 2019

OPTIMUM Phase 3 Trial for Multiple Sclerosis Nearing Completion

The 1100-patient study is comparing once-daily ponesimod and teriflunomide for patients with the relapsing form of the disease. A phase 3 multi-center, randomized, double-blind, parallel group, […]
January 17, 2019

In MS, Targeting Gut Immune Cells May Ease Brain Inflammation, Study Says

A type of immune cell from the gut may be able to reduce brain inflammation in people with multiple sclerosis, a study reports. A type of […]
January 16, 2019

Multiple Sclerosis Won’t Stop This Woman From Running Ultra Marathons

Deanna Tysdal credits going long for keeping her symptoms at bay. It started with her thumb. In 2005, Deanna Tysdal’s finger went numb when she was […]
January 15, 2019

Cooling Therapy Can Increase Physical Acitivty in MS Patients

Read about a review study suggesting that lowering body temperature helps improve exercise and functional capability in MS patients. Lowering body temperature helps to improve exercise […]
January 14, 2019

New Pre-Med Protocol Improves Ocrelizumab Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

Common infusion-associated adverse reactions with ocrelizumab for multiple sclerosis were substantially reduced with strategic premedication. Common infusion-associated adverse reactions (IARs) with ocrelizumab (Ocrevus) for multiple sclerosis […]
January 10, 2019

What a Relief! 

Columnist John Connor chronicles his ongoing battles with urinary tract infections and doctors who say nothing’s wrong with him. New year, new beginnings — not a […]
January 9, 2019

Top 10 Multiple Sclerosis Stories of 2018

Read about our top 10 most read MS articles of 2018, covering results of clinical trials, potential new treatments, and data on Ocrevus. Multiple Sclerosis News Today brought […]