Q: "Mmm… where did I hear that before because I know that I know it, only I don't know in which part of my brain I dumped it?" A: "I can't recall, so do forgive the cognitive malpractice of millions of fiery neural explosions lost on pathways made of concrete-coloured brain matter. It's not their fault." Footnote: While I make light of said idiocy in the upstairs chamber, I find it best to address it with a sense of musical humour. Hence, I sing 'Do I know or do I not?' sung on the song 'Should I stay or should I go' by the Clash.
2017 Meeting American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Aubagio in people at risk of MS Cladribine Gilenya Lemtrada long-term data Lemtrada and black people Opicinumab Siponimod Importance of early effective treatment NEDA challenged Measuring disease activity in progressive MS Predicting risk of conversion to SPMS Risk factors for MS in children and teenagers
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Highlight still on American Healthcare Act, the replacement plan for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) released by Congress on March 6, 2017 Society Releases Statement on American Health Care Act National MS Society Urges Lawmakers to Oppose American Health Care Act Reducing Out-of-Pocket Cost Barriers to Specialty Drug Use Under Medicare Part D: Addressing Researchers find patients’ annual financial burden under Medicare Part D is ‘too much too soon’ New book by the honourable American/Irish author and friend Trevis Gleason! Chef Interrupted: Discovering Life’s Second Course in Ireland with Multiple Sclerosis Highlight! Blood Diagnostic Test for Multiple Sclerosis to be Released in May 2017
February's news about MS treatments, research, clinical trials, lifestyle choices, what if Obamacare is repealed (Affordable Care Act) and much more!
Go red to Kiss Goodbye to MS campaign! Supporters in County Donegal asked to Help Kiss Goodbye to MS Supporters in county Longford asked to Help Kiss Goodbye to MS Co Leitrim people are being asked to help ‘Kiss Goodbye to MS’ Highlight! The top 10 drug launches of 2017 The year in new drugs
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Highlight! Influenza, Vaccinations, MS Brain cognitive exhaustion is real for people with Multiple Sclerosis
Below are some MS-related topics that made the headlines this month. Do come back to check again, though, as the list will be updated every three to five days. Highlight! #ECTRIMS2016 – Congress on Latest in MS Research and Treatment Opens Sept. 14 #ECTRIMS2016 – Stay Up to Date with My Pick of Congress Highlights 25 American Athletes To Watch At The Paralympics