Marathons, Mindfulness, and Multiple Sclerosis: How Jennifer Found Balance (and Challenge!) through her Diagnosis (Pt. 2)
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Marathons, Mindfulness, and Multiple Sclerosis: How Jennifer Found Balance (and Challenge!) through her Diagnosis (Pt. 2)

Before you read on, make sure to check out Part 1 of Jennifer's story. In Part 1, we discuss what multiple sclerosis is, its symptoms, treatment options, and Jennifer's journey from diagnosis…

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Marathons, Mindfulness, and Multiple Sclerosis: How Jennifer Found Balance (and Challenge!) through her Diagnosis (Pt. 1)
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Marathons, Mindfulness, and Multiple Sclerosis: How Jennifer Found Balance (and Challenge!) through her Diagnosis (Pt. 1)

If there is one lesson that Jennifer embodies in full, it’s this: always live life to your fullest. That’s what Jennifer aims to do every day. As an education consultant,…

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New Positive Data from Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Trial
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New Positive Data from Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Trial

According to a story from PR Newswire, Immunic, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company prioritizing the development of oral immunology medicines for the treatment of chronic inflammatory and autoimmune disorders, has reported…

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Altered Gut Bacteria in Multiple Sclerosis Patients Are Associated with Disease Progression
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Altered Gut Bacteria in Multiple Sclerosis Patients Are Associated with Disease Progression

   Dr. Sergio Baranzini of UC San Francisco recently led an international consortium of researchers in a new study of multiple sclerosis (MS). In a press release on Multiple Sclerosis…

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First Participant Dosed in IMG-004 Trial for Immunological Diseases
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First Participant Dosed in IMG-004 Trial for Immunological Diseases

  Near the start of August 2022, biotechnology company Inmagene Biopharmaceuticals ("Inmagene") and biopharmaceutical company HUTCHMED shared via news release that the first participant had been dosed in a Phase…

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Study of the Week: Study Reveals a Key Mechanism of Neurodegenerative Diseases
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Study of the Week: Study Reveals a Key Mechanism of Neurodegenerative Diseases

Welcome to Study of the Week from Patient Worthy. In this segment, we select a study we posted about from the previous week that we think is of particular interest…

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The Similarities and Differences Between Myasthenia Gravis and Multiple Sclerosis

A recent article from Healthline highlighted the similarities and differences between two neurological diseases, myasthenia gravis (MG) and multiple sclerosis (MS). Myasthenia Gravis Deriving from the Greek and Latin words…

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Actress Christina Applegate Has Multiple Sclerosis
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Actress Christina Applegate Has Multiple Sclerosis

Actress, dancer, and producer Christina Applegate is best known for her roles in Dead to Me, Married...with Children, Samantha Who?, and Up All Night. But now, she has revealed a new role: a member…

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Technology Allows for Differentiation Between MS and Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder Patients with Optic Neuritis
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Technology Allows for Differentiation Between MS and Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder Patients with Optic Neuritis

A new study published in the journal Scientific Reports has helped explain the differences between neuromyelitis optics spectrum disorder (NMOSD) after optic neuritis (ON) and multiple sclerosis (MS). Although previous studies have…

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