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Pregnancy Delays Onset of MS Symptoms

Median delay of CIS was more than 3 years Multiple Sclerosis is often diagnosed in women of childbearing age, which is why pregnancy and MS is an ongoing clinical concern. This report, which was first published Sept. 14, looks...

MS Disease Activity Increases with Number of Comorbidities

Comorbidities common and influenced outcomes, including relapses Patients with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis are likely to have worsening disease than those with fewer comorbities, according to researchers at Washington...

Investigational ALS Treatment Shows Benefit Over Placebo

Patients in sodium phenylbutyrate-taurursodiol arm had about 25% less mean monthly decline Development of effective treatments for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis has been slow, which makes reports of potential therapies always...

Pregnancy Planning Put on Hold For Many Women with Migraine

1 in 5 women are concerned migraine will worsen and/or affect pregnancy outcomes Nearly one in five women who suffer from chronic migraine avoid pregnancy because of that condition, researchers found.In their observational study...

Light Therapy Safe in Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury

Trial shows LLLT affects the brain in a measurable way Transcranial near-infrared low-level light therapy (LLLT) after moderate traumatic brain injury (TBI) was safe and demonstrated neuroreactivity, a randomized clinical trial...

Real World Study—Nusinersen Benefits Adults with SMA3

SMA2 adult patients also show trend toward improvement Adults treated for spinal muscular atrophy type 3 (SMA3) with nusinersen (Spinraza) showed significant functional improvement, and those with spinal muscular atrophy type 2...

VA Study: Dementia Diagnoses Vary by Race After Brain Injury

White veterans at greatest risk for dementia diagnoses following TBI A study of U.S. Veterans Health Administration (VHA) data found race- and sex-based differences in the relationship between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and...

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