Shari Wightman

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Exploring new paths for the treatment of multiple sclerosis

UAlberta research identifies a novel therapeutic approach to better assist patients seeking treatment<p>(Edmonton) Research from the University of …

Medical Research

Wildcat 450 Heavy Duty Folding Power Wheelchair 20" Seat

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Microparticle MIS416 shows promise in treating progressive MS in clinical trial - MS Research Australia

MIS416 is microparticle derived from bacteria, combined with two immune-modifying molecules. It acts to stimulate a specific range of responses in …

From Doctor to MS Patient & Back With a Plant-Based Diet

Life can change in a moment. It did for me.<p>October 11, 1995 started out like any other grueling 24-hour shift at the hospital. I was a young, …

Plant-Based Diet

Before Starting a Drug, Ask Your Doctor What’s It’s Really Treating - Here’s Why

A Quick Note from Our Founder<p><b>Have you been curious about losing weight eating Bacon and Butter? You're not alone!</b><p>Going "Keto" has helped so many of …

Self Management of Multiple Sclerosis

Introduction<p>Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory disease in which the myelin sheath surrounding the axons of the brain and spinal chord …

Power Wheelchair Travel Tips

Traveling alone to a destination you have never traveled to, knowing no one but one person, and they don’t even know you’re coming is pretty scary, …

Santa Clara County

10 Things To Never Say To A Person In A Wheelchair

By Tiffiny Carlson, THE MOBILITY RESOURCE<p>Spend a week or a decade in a wheelchair, chances are you’ll be asked some pretty crazy things. And I get why–people are uncomfortable around things that are different, especially wheelchairs. (Even more so if they don’t know anyone who uses a wheelchair on …

Photos: This solar powered wheelchair gives the disabled a chance to swim in the ocean

A solar-powered chair is allowing the wheelchair-bound a chance to swim, unaided, in the Greek sea. But without additional government assistance to promote the device’s upkeep and accessibility, it has suffered from vandalism and proven difficult for wheelchair-goers to get to.<p>Created in 2008, the …

Disability

Tisch MSRCNY FDA-Approved Stem Cell Trial for MS

Help us make stem cell history! Support this Phase I adult stem cell clinical trial to treat MS... | Check out 'Tisch MSRCNY FDA-Approved Stem Cell …