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Paint Exposure and MS: A Possible Link
A recent study found a possible link between organic solvents and increased multiple sclerosis (MS) risk in people with genes that make them more susceptible to developing the condition.
MS Treatment Approved for Children
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the approval of a multiple sclerosis (MS) medication to treat the condition in children.
Multiple Sclerosis Rx Being Pulled from Market
A multiple sclerosis treatment is being withdrawn from the market, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Breastfeeding: A Possible Hidden Benefit
Mothers who breastfeed their children longer may be less likely to develop multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a new study.
New Multiple Sclerosis Rx Gets Approval
A newly approved multiple sclerosis (MS) medication is the first ever approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat a particular type of MS.
MS Rx Might Reverse Some Disability
A multiple sclerosis (MS) medication appeared to reduce some physical disability caused by the disease, according to a new study.
MS: The Benefit of Early Treatment
Beginning to take medication to treat multiple sclerosis (MS) at the early signs might slow the disease's progression, a new study found.
Is Cryotherapy a Cool Trend After All?
Whole-body cryotherapy may not be so cool after all, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
The Link Between Obesity and MS
Obesity in early adulthood may be linked to an increased risk of multiple sclerosis (MS), a new study found.
FDA Approves Multiple Sclerosis Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis.