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Multiple sclerosis: 'Guardian molecule' may lead to new treatment

By studying interactions between testosterone and the immune system in male mice, scientists from Northwestern University in Chicago, IL, have …

What you should know about neurosarcoidosis

Neurosarcoidosis is a form of sarcoidosis, which is a long-term inflammatory disease.<p>Sarcoidosis usually affects the lungs, although it can affect …

What is optic neuritis?

Optic neuritis is an inflammation of the optic nerve, a bundle of nerve fibers that relays visual information from the eye to the brain.<p>The optic …

Progressive MS: Antidepressant identified as promising treatment

Researchers from the University of Calgary in Canada suggest that an antidepressant called clomipramine should be explored as a treatment for …

Multiple sclerosis symptoms improved with fruit and veg

Eating a healthful diet comprising fruits, vegetables, and whole grains may be linked with reduced disability and fewer multiple sclerosis symptoms …

MS: Blood test offers new way to monitor disease activity

Monitoring disease activity in individuals with multiple sclerosis, either to predict flare-ups or to check treatment response, might be done with a …

What is tumefactive MS?

Tumefactive multiple sclerosis is a rare form of multiple sclerosis that involves a mass in the brain. It may look similar to a number of other …

Uhthoff's phenomenon: What you need to know

Uhthoff's phenomenon is when the vision problems associated with multiple sclerosis worsen temporarily following an increase in body temperature from …

MS hug: What you need to know

For people with multiple sclerosis, an MS hug can be an unwelcome and painful part of their condition.<p>As with many symptoms of the disease, MS hugs …

Immune cells cross blood-brain barrier in multiple sclerosis

Researchers probing the mechanisms of nerve tissue damage in multiple sclerosis have identified two ways in which white blood cells overcome the …

Brain fog: Causes and how to cope

Brain fog affects a variety of mental processes, including memory and concentration. It can be a symptom of a medical condition or may be related to …

Study shows how gut bacteria may trigger MS

Alterations in gut bacteria at a young age could help to trigger and progress multiple sclerosis in people who are genetically predisposed to the …

Why does my body ache?

Body aches are extremely common and can be a symptom of many underlying conditions. While usually harmless, it is helpful to understand the cause of …

All you need to know about dysesthesia

Dysesthesia is when a person experiences a painful, itchy, burning, or restrictive sensation. It is caused by nerve damage and associated mostly with …

MS could be reversed with existing allergy drug

In a recent phase II clinical trial, an over-the-counter allergy drug was shown to improve nervous system function in patients with multiple …

World MS Day, May 31, Marked by Teva's 'Life Moments with MS' Social Media Campaign

May 31 is World MS Day. In its honor, Teva Pharmaceuticals Europe has launched “Life Moments with MS” — a social media campaign to raise awareness …

Multiple Sclerosis

Accessibilità, turismo lavoro: un progetto di AISM per donne con sclerosi multipla

<b>Lo sappiamo bene, noi che viviamo sulla nostra pelle cosa significa avere la sclerosi multipla</b>, lo sapete bene voi, che ci raccontate a cuore aperto …

Sclerosi multipla: evitare ricadute post-parto - Associazione Italiana Sclerosi Multipla

News<p>Sclerosi multipla: evitare ricadute post-parto<p>11/12/2014<p><i>Uno studio francese sostiene l’importanza di evitare ritardi nell’inizio della terapia</i> …

LA SM IN FAMIGLIA - La gravidanza - Associazione Italiana Sclerosi Multipla

Gravidanza e sclerosi multipla<p><b>La sclerosi multipla è più frequente nel sesso femminile e di solito viene diagnosticata in giovane età. Per questo è</b> …

Sclerosi Multipla: il rapporto medico paziente nella perdita di mobilità

Sclerosi multipla, sei consigli ai pazienti per vivere meglio

Sono 114.000 gli italiani che devono convivere con la Sclerosi Multipla (SM) malattia neurodegenerativa demielinizzante diagnosticata per lo più tra …

Consigli per allenarsi in palestra con la SM

Quando mi hanno diagnosticato la sclerosi multipla dieci anni fa, mi è stato consigliato di non fare attività fisica o praticare sport. Prima della …

Sclerosi multipla: cosa c'entrano i batteri dell'intestino

Uno studio condotto dai ricercatori del San Raffaele di Milano e pubblicato su Science Advances rivela che lo squilibrio del micobiota intestinale …