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Study Looking at High-Dose Biotin as a Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

A chance discovery made by scientists in France is generating some important questions.<p>Namely, “Can high-dose biotin help treat progressive multiple …

A blood test for multiple sclerosis? Expect one in late May

The medical toolbox for treating multiple sclerosis (MS) has progressed in leaps and bounds over the last two decades, as highlighted by the recent …

Multiple Sclerosis Patient Targeted and Tamed Grumpy Gut

Many people with MS experience symptoms related to digestion. According to the Pittsburgh Institute for MS Care and Research, “Nearly two-thirds of …

This video game could literally train our brains to resist symptoms of disease

Some research already suggests that gaming can be good for our brains. Now, a study found that a specific type could help treat “brain fog,” also …

Roche Seeks to Mend Damaged Nerves in Multiple Sclerosis Push

Roche Holding AG is seeking a partner with experimental drugs that might help repair the damage caused to the nervous system by multiple sclerosis -- …

Why continue to exercise with multiple sclerosis

“<i>Exercise is essential not just for overall well-being, but also to help manage symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS). In fact, exercise might even</i> …

How 2 teens 3-D printed a fidget spinner empire out of their high school science lab

When Allan Maman, a 17-year-old senior at Byram Hills High School in Armonk, New York, asked to stay after school and use the school's 3-D printer, …

Special ed teacher surprises her student with graduation cap and gown, tears ensue

Kimberly Wimbish, a teacher at Griffin High School in Georgia, surprised her student, Jamias Howard, with a cap and gown for his graduation.

A graduation speaker used her address to explain how she negotiated her speaking fee — and then gave all of it to a 2017 graduate

Bamford, who graduated from the school in 1993 with a degree in creative writing, expounded upon the necessity for liberal arts majors to care about money in a hilarious speech.<p>"Let me begin by talking about the elephant in the room at a liberal arts graduation ceremony — and that is money," she …

Betsy DeVos Continues to Make Paying Back Student Loans a Nightmare

An unqualified rich lady is making a bad system even worse.<p>You know that moment on <i>Arrested Development</i> when Lucille Bluth is yelling at Michael for charging G.O.B. for a frozen banana and in the process drops an all-time-classic line: "You’re the one who charged his own brother for a Bluth frozen …

Why the hell was Mike Pence at my graduation? I walked out

In a quiet but amazingly powerful protest, students graduating from the University of Notre Dame walked out of their ceremony, when the invited commencement speaker Mike Pence, began his speech.<p>The prominently Catholic university traditionally invites the president to speak at the ceremonies, but …

Is mindfulness meditation good for kids? Here’s what the science actually says. - Vox

Meditation is meant to help students deal with stress. But the hype is outpacing the evidence.<p>Welcome to <i>Show Me the Evidence</i><i>,</i> where we go beyond the frenzy of daily headlines to take a deeper look at the state of science around the most pressing health questions of the day.<p>The juniors and seniors …

Earth’s Space Weather Can Storm From Nuclear Explosions In Planet’s Atmosphere

No matter how small humans are on the great scale of the universe, we can still change it. NASA says we are even powerful enough to affect space …