Multiple Sclerosis

Meghan Markle's sister Samantha confirms she is doing Celebrity Big Brother 'to cash in'

Meghan Markle's sister has appeared to confirm she will be on CBB in a jaw dropping interview where she admitted she wanted to cash in on her limited …

Celebrity Big Brother

Who is Samantha Markle, what’s she said about her sister Meghan on Twitter and is she going into the CBB house?

SINCE Meghan Markle found love with Prince Harry, her estranged half-sister has repeatedly caused trouble for the royal couple by speaking out about …

Celebrity (UK)

Mud run raises awareness for multiple sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis

A guide to the members of Drake’s OVO crew

Some people you know, and probably some you don’t.<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Noah "40" Shebib<p>When Drake breaks from <i>Nothing Was the Same</i>’s long-winded intro to …

Music

SWIMMING: Stephanie sets course for Summer Championships

STEPHANIE Millward plans to put some new training techniques into practice when she competes in the British Summer Championships next week.<p>Box …

Swimming

Companies from Israel, Maryland pitch Jeannette medical marijuana grower

Israeli investors and Maryland marijuana mavens have Jeannette in their sights. Hippocratic Growth, a company that operates a dispensary in Maryland, …

Cannabis

Open water swimming from Victoria to Washington State

<i>Special to Black Press Media</i><p>It’s nighttime at Cowichan Lake and Susan Simmons is about to enter the dark, cold water, aiming to conquer her fear …

Washington State

12 Powerful Antibiotics That Don’t Require a Prescription and Big Pharma Hates them

Hospital antibiotics have become one of the most over prescribed “medicines” today. As a result people have ruined their digestive systems, and …

Coconut

Long-term use of cannabis impairs memory, conclude researchers

Long-term use of cannabis or medication derived from the drug impairs memory, conclude researchers<p><b>Trials on mice showed those exposed to cannabinoids</b> …

Cannabis

Riding on patent office win, Novartis takes Gilenya generics fight to court

Novartis got a reprieve last week when the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office upheld a patent on its multiple sclerosis blockbuster Gilenya. Now, the …

Patents

How to deal with prednisone withdrawal

Prednisone withdrawal occurs when a person stops taking prednisone abruptly or reduces their dose too quickly. Symptoms of prednisone withdrawal can …

Inflammation

A molecular key for delaying the progression of Multiple Sclerosis is found

Multiple Sclerosis is an autoimmune disease that attacks and destroys a structure known as the "myelin sheath", whose integrity is indispensable for …

Immune System

There May Be A Link Between Your Gut Health & Your Baby's Risk Of Autism

In recent years, science has begun shedding more light on the importance of a healthy microbiome — aka the microscopic organisms and bacteria that …

Autism

Roche Takes Drug-Price Posturing to New Heights

Drug companies are falling over themselves with plans to halt or defer price increases to get on Donald Trump’s good side. They seem to believe his approval comes cheap.<p>Pfizer Inc. started things off earlier this month by agreeing to roll back mid-year price hikes and delay them — for a few months. …

Pharma

6 all-natural summer health hacks to keep you cool, comfortable and bite-free

Enjoy the sunshine without the worry of seasonal health niggles by making the most of natural remedies<p>Here are our summer health hacks for insect …

Lifestyle (UK)

Watch Pusha T Perform ‘Santeria’ With 070 Shake and The Roots

In their longtime role as the house band on “The Tonight Show,” the Roots always bring fluidity and finesse to their collaborations, and Thursday …

Entertainment

In sickness and in pain

Dr MR Rajagopal sits quietly, as I fight back tears. I have to interview him about palliative care and I am mortified at the emotions that have …

Human Rights

Differential methylation affects risk of MS

Specific variants of the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) locus are heritable risk factors for the autoimmune disease multiple sclerosis (MS). However, …

Methylation

Guidance sought on state medical marijuana law

JESSUP — State officials moved too fast when rolling out Pennsylvania’s medical cannabis program and left local leaders scrambling on how to handle …

Cannabis

2018 Chicago Blackhawks Convention Will Include Bryan Bickell

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 05: Former player Brian Bickell of the Chicago Blackhawks, who signed a one day contract to retire as a member of the …

Ice Hockey

At least three in 10 Ohioans could use medical marijuana

If you live in Ohio, chances are good that you or someone you know is eligible for a medical marijuana card.<p>Enquirer research suggests at least three …

Cannabis Industry

Is Marijuana the Best Medicine for Epilepsy?

A new marijuana-based drug will soon be available for some epilepsy patients, but another drug might work even better.<p><b>GW Pharmaceuticals</b> …

Investing

Alberto Santos-Dumont - the Brazilian Father of Aviation

Santos-Dumont #5 rounding the Eiffel Tower during an earlier attempt to win the Deutsch Prize<p>On July 20, 1873, Brazilian aviation pioneer <b>Alberto</b> …

Science

Fox Factory unveils Fletcher facility: 'We're gonna keep growing'

CLOSE<p>Ginny Oman set out to ride a two-wheeled bicycle again after living with Multiple Sclerosis for almost 30 years.<p>FLETCHER — If you've spent any …

Mountain Biking

Noble xenon wears a crown

Microbial Ecology<p>Michael A. Funk<p>Microbes are thought to contribute to chemical processes that occur during hydraulic fracturing of shale. How these …

Neuroscience

Potential new MS drug could regenerate myelin

New research could lead to treatments for multiple sclerosis that regenerate myelin, the fatty coating that insulates nerve fibers and protects …

Medical Research

When Is Peeing Too Often the Sign of a Problem?

“I talk to people who just let it drop that they go to the bathroom 20 times a day. They don’t realize that’s unusual.”<p>It might have been the third time you stopped at a gas station during a two-hour drive to your parents’ place. Or maybe it was the fourth time during the flight you turned to the …

Health

Here’s What You Need to Know Before Buying CBD

It won’t get you high. It will get you relief.<p><i>RealClearLife has partnered with InsideHook, the</i> <i>essential lifestyle guide for adventurous and</i> …

Cannabis

Your guide to navigating the anti-plastic straw movement

At last, the great straw reckoning is upon us.<p>Last week, Starbucks announced it would phase out plastic straws by 2020, replacing them with a plastic …

Green Living

Merck to Limit Drug-Price Increases, Cut Some Prices

Company is latest drugmaker to nod to public pressure on costs, though changes are limited<p>Merck & Co. said Thursday it will cut U.S. list prices for several of its drugs including the hepatitis C treatment Zepatier, and the company pledged to limit future net price increases.<p>It was the latest nod …

Merck