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Cancer Treatment Shows “Remarkable” Ability to Reverse Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

A medical treatment intended for cancer patients appears to be able to reverse the effects of multiple sclerosis (MS), as well–and some people paralyzed...
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French Firm Announces Multiple Sclerosis Drug Breakthrough

A biotech company Friday announced phase III clinical trial results for a drug that was shown to decrease the progress of Multiple Sclerosis, and...
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Multiple Sclerosis Patient Finishes 50th Marathon in 50th State

Since being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis 13 years ago, Patrick Finney of Dallas, Texas has remained unwilling to endure a life of infirmity. With...

After Her Years of Research, a Cambridge Scientist Could Be on the Verge of Curing Multiple Sclerosis

Auto-immune diseases like multiple sclerosis (MS) occur when the body’s immune cells attack healthy tissues. In the case of MS, the cells target the...

Study Shines New Light on Preventing Multiple Sclerosis

A ray of hope in preventing multiple sclerosis (MS) may come in the form of actual rays of sunshine. Canadian researchers have found that a...

Wistful Facebook Comment Leads Dozens of Volunteers to Fulfill Bucket List Wish for Woman With MS

Several decades after Janelle Boston missed her chance to climb Mount Tyson, a group of volunteers rallied together to fulfill her childhood wish.

JK Rowling Funds MS Research With Whopping $18 Million Donation to Honor Her Mother

This isn’t the first time author J.K. Rowling has donated a chunk of her fortune to charity, but researchers are still jumping for joy over the donation.

Surprise Finding Could Lead to New MS Treatments

A surprise finding by medical scientists may lead to the development of a possible treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS). While examining human brain tissues, researchers...

The Most Impressive Health and Wellness Developments of 2016

2016 has been a chaotic year – but that doesn't mean that we haven't made groundbreaking new strides in health and medicine.

M.S. Patients Enjoy a Day of Cycling (WATCH)

Two strangers with Multiple Sclerosis met in a Seattle park to do something they thought they’d ever do again: Ride a bike. MORE: French Firm...

Marijuana Fills Dire Medical Needs of Families; Science, States Try to Catch Up

Unthinkable two decades ago, parents are joining together to fight for their children’s right to use marijuana – and many legislators and researchers are...

Dutchman Proves He Can Teach Anyone to Control Health With the Power of Ice

In a house boat in Holland's capital city of Amsterdam, there is a Dutchman whose ability to control his bodily functions with his mind...

Peanuts May Lower Your Risk of Dying From Cancer, Diabetes & Heart Disease

Nuts and peanuts may protect against several major causes of death, according to a study that began in 1986 involving 120,000 Dutch adults. A paper...

Woman With Cerebral Palsy Braves Controversial Surgery So She Can Ride a Bike – Now You Can’t Stop Her

Nicole Luongo’s lifelong dream was simple: learn to ride a bike. Because she was born with cerebral palsy, that dream remained out of reach for decades. That is,...

Ann Romney Launches Center for MS, Alzheimer’s Research

"Ann Romney helped launch a major research center this week aimed at finding cures and treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, multiple sclerosis and other devastating...

Alvin Ailey Dance Camp Gives Disadvantaged Teens a Way to Shine

Fighting multiple sclerosis since he was 8 years old, Jahi Gibson was unable to defend himself while growing up in a crime-ridden neighborhood. Weeks of...
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New Approach Could Treat MS, Other Autoimmune Diseases

Researchers trying to find a way to treat multiple sclerosis think they’ve come up with an approach that could not only help patients with...
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Top Ten Good News Stories of 2009

Despite what may be your immediate impression of 2009, overall it was a great year. Looking back, one can be grateful that the economy...
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Overcoming MS to Scale Everest

A decade after she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS), Lori Schneider completed her historic quest to scale the highest peak on every...
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Nine Lives: Cats’ Central Nervous System Can Repair Itself And Restore Function

Scientists studying a mysterious neurological affliction in cats have discovered a surprising ability of the central nervous system to repair itself and restore...