Posts Tagged ‘ms progression’

Boosting Vitamin D Intake Can Slow Down MS Progression

Boosting Vitamin D Intake Can Slow Down MS Progression

There have recently been several studies that seem to back up the benefits of vitamin D intake on multiple sclerosis. Although a cure for the disease still remain to be discovered, researchers are trying to find ways of trying to slow down the progression of the said disease among sufferers. One study indicates that vitamin

New Means Of Tracking MS Progression Discovered

New Means Of Tracking MS Progression Discovered

Researchers have discovered a new means of monitoring the progression of the debilitating disease, multiple sclerosis. Researchers made use of a powerful MRI with three times the strength to keep track of the increasing levels of iron found in brain tissue. Researchers from the University of Alberta have discovered increasing iron levels in the gray

Compound Stops MS Progression In Animal Model

Compound Stops MS Progression In Animal Model

Researchers from The Scripps Research Institute in Florida have developed a new class of compounds that have shown to effectively halt the progression of MS in animal models. This new class of highly selective compounds may just lead the way for the researchers to find other more effective therapeutic routes for multiple sclerosis in humans.

Reduced Levels Of A Neurotransmitter Found In MS Patients

Reduced Levels Of A Neurotransmitter Found In MS Patients

Researchers have recently found out that MS patients show signs of damage from a particular area of the brain that also leads to a substantial reduction of an important neurotransmitter. These new findings can be used to help scientists better understand the condition and see it in a better light. The findings of the said