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Space study seeks treatments for Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis

August 02, 2019 4:07 pm

Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis are neurodegenerative illnesses that damage the brain and central nervous system. The researchers suspect this damage may be the result of a glitch in the body's immune system.

Jawless fish may hold key to effective brain cancer treatment

May 17, 2019 4:15 pm

The research, published in the journal Science Advances, found that molecules from the immune system of the parasitic sea lamprey may also be combined with a wide array of other therapies, offering hope to treat disorders like multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer's disease or even traumatic injuries.

Virtual vocal tract can generate speech from brain signals

April 27, 2019 4:37 pm

Stroke, traumatic brain injury, and neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease) often result in an irreversible loss of the ability to speak.

Paint, varnish exposure may increase risk of multiple sclerosis

July 04, 2018 4:37 pm

A new study states that exposure to paint, varnish and other solvents can increase the risk of developing multiple sclerosis by 50%. For smokers the risk of being diagnosed with the disease is even greater.

Daily yoga can help reduce symptoms of multiple sclerosis

May 05, 2016 1:59 pm

Multiple sclerosis is a chronic progressive auto-immune disease in which the immune system attacks the nervous tissue, potentially resulting in movement disorders.

Coffee may help combat Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

March 06, 2016 1:47 pm

About six cups of coffee a day reduces the risk of neurodegenerative disease Multiple Sclerosis (MS).

How nutrition and diet can influence autoimmune diseases

May 11, 2015 4:27 pm

Our immune system protects us from various diseases.

City Briefs: Earthquake measuring 4.9 rocks Hoshiarpur,tremors felt in city

November 07, 2013 1:22 am

Tremors were felt in the city on Wednesday evening around 8.23 pm.

Aerobic exercise boosts memory in people with multiple sclerosis

November 04, 2013 12:43 pm

Study showed executive functioning and processing speed remained unaffected.

Skin cells directly turned into brain cells

April 15, 2013 3:06 pm

US researchers say they have directly converted ordinary skin cells to the type of brain cells destroyed in patients with multiple sclerosis and other myelin disorders.