In our summer conferences for the past few years, Dr. Alban Gaultier has been telling us that the gut is the key – to eat our yogurt. When a person has multiple sclerosis (MS), their immune system causes inflammation that affects parts of the central nervous system, including the brain. We can’t currently cure MS, just slow it down — but a specific type of cell originating from the gut could change that. In a paper recently published in the journal Cell, a team from the University of Toronto and the University of California San Francisco describes a discovery of cells that migrate to the brain from the intestines. Find out more.
- UPDATE: 2020 MS PATIENT RETREAT JULY 31st – AUGUST 2nd
- We Always Need and Appreciate Your Support
- Research on MS, gait to lead to more effective fall prevention
- Study finds no link between DMTs and Covid-19 severity
- Congratulations to the Class of 2020
- UPDATE: How To Zoom … Join The Next Support Group Meeting
- New oral treatment, Zeposia, available for relapsing forms of MS
- Air Quality Tied to MS Risk
- A Blood Test for MS Progression?
- COVID-19: UVA DISCOVERY SPURS CLINICAL TRIAL OF ANTIDEPRESSANT TO FIGHT VIRUS