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Reducing the Risk of MS: Could Red Meat Help

Reducing the Risk of MS: Could Red Meat Help

While researchers have been puzzled over the precise contributing factors behind Multiple Sclerosis (MS) for many years, it is widely believed that risk factors are both genetic and environmental. Recently, more evidence has been uncovered which points to the role of environmental factors, and specifically, diet, in a person’s likelihood of developing the condition. A…

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Posted and filed under ALS, Mesenchymal Stem Cells, Multiple Sclerosis.
Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation for MS and ALS

Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation for MS and ALS

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis(ALS, Lou Gehrig’s disease) and Multiple Sclerosis (MS) are two separate diseases with some important similarities. Both ALS and MS interfere with a person’s ability to move. In both diseases, nerve cells are affected. In fact, in both diseases, cells of the immune system seem to attack and destroy the material that wraps…

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Posted and filed under Bone Marrow, Mesenchymal Stem Cells, Multiple Sclerosis.
Posted and filed under Health Awareness, Multiple Sclerosis.
The Role of Exercise in MS Management

The Role of Exercise in MS Management

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory condition of the central nervous system. The disorder produces a broad range of symptoms, including fatigue and poor muscle coordination, which can make exercise daunting. Yet, research shows that in addition to prescription-based approaches, complementary therapies such as exercise may help to alleviate symptoms and minimize the risk…

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