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2013-10-09 13:02:32

UBC-Vancouver Coastal Health research casts doubt on CCSVI theory A study led by Dr. Anthony Traboulsee of the University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health to see whether narrowing of the veins from the brain to the heart could be a cause of multiple sclerosis has found that the condition is just as prevalent in people without the disease. The results, published in the U.K. medical journal The Lancet, call into question a controversial theory that MS is associated with a...

2013-10-08 23:03:54

Dr. John Starr of Golden Triangle Periodontal Center can help patients experiencing tooth loss from periodontal disease with laser gum procedures and dental implants. Dr. Starr's laser treatment offers predictable, reliable results, while dental implants provide numerous benefits for patients who are missing teeth. Columbus, MS (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Dr. John Starr of Golden Triangle Periodontal Center can help patients experiencing tooth loss from periodontal disease with laser...

Marijuana May One Day Help Treat MS Symptoms
2013-10-08 05:11:16

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Multiple Sclerosis, an inflammatory disease in which the immune system attacks the nervous system, results in a wide range of debilitating motor, physical and mental problems. Scientists still have no idea why someone gets the disease or how to treat it. A new study, led by Tel Aviv University's Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Center for the Biology of Addictive Diseases and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, reveals some of the chemical...

2013-10-01 15:39:41

Researchers discourage supplemental use by patients with multiple sclerosis, according to report in the American Journal of Pathology Resveratrol, a naturally occurring polyphenol compound produced by the skin of red grapes and peanuts, and found in red wine, has been touted as a beneficial supplement due to its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. This has been supported by some experimental studies, whereas others suggest a lack of benefit. A new study using two multiple...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.