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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.
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.
Searching for Multiple Sclerosis
Diagnosing multiple sclerosis (MS) can be tough, partly because the symptoms can be different for each patient. But that might be about to change.
What Vitamin D Might Do for MS Patients
A daily dose of vitamin D may do the body good, and that may be especially true for patients with multiple sclerosis (MS).
Coffee Could Help Keep This Disease Away
The cause of multiple sclerosis (MS) is unknown, but new evidence suggests that coffee could lower your risk for it.
MS Patients May Need More of These Nutrients
Women with multiple sclerosis may need to pay extra attention to what they eat to address a possible gap in their diets.