News tagged with multiple sclerosis

Gentle touch may aid multiple sclerosis patients

(PhysOrg.com) -- While gripping, lifting or manipulating an object such as drinking from a cup or placing a book on a shelf is usually easy for most, it can be challenging for those with neurological diseases such as multiple ...

dateOct 14, 2009 in Neuroscience
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Promising therapy for relapsing multibple sclerosis

An international team of researchers has found that adding a humanized monoclonal antibody called daclizumab to standard treatment reduces the number of new or enlarged brain lesions in patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis. ...

dateFeb 16, 2010 in Neuroscience
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Teenage obesity linked to increased risk of MS

Teenage women who are obese may be more than twice as likely to develop multiple sclerosis (MS) as adults compared to female teens who are not obese, according to a study published in the November 10, 2009, print issue of ...

dateNov 09, 2009 in Neuroscience
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