Fatigue and Depression Common in Early Multiple Sclerosis Fatigue and Depression Common in Early Multiple Sclerosis
A study found robust links between subjective fatigue and depression in early relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis.First Look (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - January 24, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Possible Benefits of Calorie Restriction in Multiple Sclerosis Possible Benefits of Calorie Restriction in Multiple Sclerosis
Changes in specific types of glycerophospholipids may contribute to reduced memory T cell subsets that are observed in people with multiple sclerosis on intermittent calorie restriction.First Look (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Epstein-Barr Virus Suspected as Cause of Multiple Sclerosis
TUESDAY, Jan. 18, 2022 -- The Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) possibly may cause multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a study published online Jan. 13 in Science. Kjetil Bjornevik, M.D., Ph.D., from the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sharing Mayo Clinic: A glimmer of hope
While Gregor Heinrich never could have imagined that testicular cancer was related to his problems with vision and gait, learning he was positive for KLHL11 protein biomarkers meant he could receive treatment for both the cancer and the illness behind it. When Gregor Heinrich visited Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, in November 2019 seeking a second opinion for puzzling symptoms thought to be related to multiple sclerosis, he wasn ’t sure what doctors might discover. Plagued by peculiar… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 16, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Moderna Starts Human Trials Of mRNA Vaccine For Virus That Likely Causes Multiple Sclerosis
Almost all adults have been infected by the Epstein-Barr virus, which scientists believe is the likely cause of multiple sclerosis, a potentially disabling neurological condition. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert Hart, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Breaking breaking-news Source Type: news

Epstein-Barr Virus a Likely Leading Cause of Multiple Sclerosis Epstein-Barr Virus a Likely Leading Cause of Multiple Sclerosis
Epstein-Barr virus is the likely cause of multiple sclerosis, new research confirms. Investigators found the risk of MS increased 32-fold following EBV infection.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - January 14, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Study: More evidence links a virus to multiple sclerosis
A new study offers stronger evidence that one of the world's most common viruses may set some people on the path to developing multiple sclerosis (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Could the'Mono' Virus Help Trigger Multiple Sclerosis?
FRIDAY, Jan. 14, 2022 -- For years, researchers have suspected that the Epstein-Barr virus, best known for causing mononucleois, might also play a role in triggering multiple sclerosis. Now a new study strengthens the case. The study, of more than... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 14, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Highlights: Jan. 14, 2022
Could the'mono'virus be a cause of MS? Researchers have long suspected that the Epstein-Barr virus might play a role in multiple sclerosis, and now a new study strengthens the case. The study found the risk of developing MS shot up 32-fold after... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 14, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Study: Stronger evidence linking virus to multiple sclerosis
A new study offers stronger evidence that one of the world's most common viruses may set some people on the path to developing multiple sclerosis (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Epstein-Barr Virus Causes Multiple Sclerosis: Study
Experts say new research provides strong evidence that a common herpesvirus can trigger the chronic inflammatory disease. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - January 13, 2022 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

New findings 'strongly suggest' Epstein-Barr virus may help trigger multiple sclerosis
A new study looking at 20 years of blood samples offers stronger evidence that one of the world's most common viruses may set some people on the path to developing multiple sclerosis. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Glandular fever may be the biggest cause of multiple sclerosis
Harvard scientists say they have found 'compelling evidence' that the virus behind glandular fever increases the risk of developing MS 32-fold in a long term study on 10million US soldiers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Epstein-Barr Virus May Play Role in Multiple Sclerosis Development
In a study of members of the Armed Forces, people who developed multiple sclerosis first had Epstein-Barr virus. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Gina Kolata Tags: Multiple Sclerosis Epstein-Barr Virus Immune System Mononucleosis Science (Journal) Research United States Defense and Military Forces your-feed-health Source Type: news

Study links MS with Epstein-Barr infection
Becoming infected with the Epstein-Barr virus increases a person's risk of developing multiple sclerosis later, a study published Thursday by Science found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - January 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New MRI Technique Might Help Spot MS Sooner
FRIDAY, Jan. 7, 2022– Researchers in Austria say a new MRI technique may lead to faster diagnosis and treatment for people with multiple sclerosis. The technique can detect biochemical changes in the brains of people with MS early in their... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 7, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

How a Kentucky startup is bringing physical therapy to patients' homes
Active Therapy Systems focuses on helping those with Parkinson ’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis and Alzheimer’s Disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Laurel Deppen Source Type: news

Further Study Needed for Teriflunomide in Children With Relapsing MS
TUESDAY, Dec. 14, 2021 -- Teriflunomide did not differ from placebo for time to first confirmed clinical relapse, but it might have some beneficial effects for children with relapsing multiple sclerosis, according to a study published in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NIH scientists discover new B cell that tempers autoimmunity
Findings in mice point to potential therapies for blinding eye disease uveitis and multiple sclerosis. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - December 2, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Frailty and falls in people living with multiple sclerosis - Zanotto T, Galperin I, Mirelman A, Yehezkiyahu S, Estes J, Chen L, Regev K, Karni A, Schmitz-H übsch T, Paul F, Lynch SG, Akinwuntan AE, Devos H, Hausdorff JM, Sosnoff JJ.
OBJECTIVE: To explore the association between frailty and history of falls in people living with multiple sclerosis (MS). DESIGN: Secondary analysis. SETTING: University research laboratories in the United States and Israel. PARTICIPANTS: 118 peopl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Standardized mortality ratios in multiple sclerosis: systematic review with meta-analysis - Smyrke N, Dunn N, Murley C, Mason D.
OBJECTIVE: To perform a meta-analysis of all-cause, cause-specific and gender-specific standardized mortality ratio and crude mortality rate for people with multiple sclerosis. We also examined the temporal trends in this data. METHODS: Medline, Co... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Feasibility and safety of an immersive virtual reality-based vestibular rehabilitation programme in people with multiple sclerosis experiencing vestibular impairment: a protocol for a pilot randomised controlled trial - Garc ía-Muñoz C, Casuso-Holgado MJ, Hernández-Rodríguez JC, Pinero-Pinto E, Palomo-Carrión R, Cortés-Vega MD.
INTRODUCTION: Vestibular system damage in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) may have a central and/or peripheral origin. Subsequent vestibular impairments may contribute to dizziness, balance disorders and fatigue in this population. Vestibular rehabil... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Christina Applegate on "hard" birthday after MS diagnosis
Christina Applegate has shared a bittersweet message on social media to mark her 50th birthday after she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis . The Dead to Me star took to Twitter on November... #christinaapplegate #deadtome (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Christina Applegate shares a message on her 50th birthday after MS diagnosis
Christina Applegate is marking a milestone birthday after revealing her multiple sclerosis diagnosis in August. #christinaapplegate (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Evaluating the contribution of reactive balance to prediction of fall rates cross-sectionally and longitudinally in persons with multiple sclerosis - Van Liew C, Huisinga JM, Peterson DS.
BACKGROUND: Falls are common in persons with multiple sclerosis (PwMS). Reactive postural control-one's response to a balance perturbation-is likely an aspect of fall risk; however, the relationship between reactive posture and falls is poorly understood i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Employers: Help your employees access affordable, advanced therapies for life-threatening and chronic illnesses
U.S. health care costs continue to increase, and many patients can ’t afford to buy the medicines they need. Patients with chronic and debilitating conditions, such as cancer, autoimmune disorders, diabetes and multiple sclerosis (MS), often face greater financial burden due to high out-of-pocket costs or lack of access to the therapies and treatments they need. Take cancer for example. The disease is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. According to an IQVIA Institute for Human Data Science… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 17, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Laura Newpoff Source Type: news

Patterns of balance loss with systematic perturbations in Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis - Allen DD, Gadayan J, Hughes R, Magdalin C, Jang C, Schultz A, Scott K, Vivero L, Lazaro RL, Widener GL.
BACKGROUND: Multiple sclerosis (MS) and Parkinson's disease (PD) may affect balance differently. However, no studies have compared loss of balance (LOB) patterns following multi-directional perturbations. OBJECTIVE: 1) determine reliability of LOB ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Specialty Pharmacists May Speed Time to MS Treatment Specialty Pharmacists May Speed Time to MS Treatment
Specialty pharmacists play a key and growing role in helping patients navigate the complexities of initiating disease-modifying therapies for multiple sclerosis, resulting in earlier treatment, new data show.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - November 8, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

DMTs Often Switched During COVID, but Was It Necessary? DMTs Often Switched During COVID, but Was It Necessary?
Many US clinicians who treat for multiple sclerosis adjusted drug regimens during the pandemic's early months to lower risk for COVID-19 infection -- but they didn't need to, experts say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 29, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Cannabis Use Common for MS-Related Spasticity Cannabis Use Common for MS-Related Spasticity
Despite sweeping regulatory changes, usage of cannabis by patients with multiple sclerosis remains relatively steady, especially for treating spasticity, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 29, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Two Diets Linked to Improved Cognition, Fatigue in MS Two Diets Linked to Improved Cognition, Fatigue in MS
Paleolithic elimination and low-saturated fat diets are associated with improvements in fatigue, cognitive dysfunction, and quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 29, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Some Clarity Around Multiple Sclerosis and COVID-19 Some Clarity Around Multiple Sclerosis and COVID-19
New data from this year's ECTRIMS meeting confirm the impact of certain therapeutics on vaccine responses, says Dr Stephen Krieger.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - October 28, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Commentary Source Type: news

For MS Pain: Focus on Flexibility, Nondrug Treatments For MS Pain: Focus on Flexibility, Nondrug Treatments
When treating pain in multiple sclerosis, a specialist is urging colleagues to think outside the box - especially since pain can evolve over time due to changes in MS and related conditions.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Antipsychotic Effective for Steroid-Induced Psychosis in MS Antipsychotic Effective for Steroid-Induced Psychosis in MS
A popular antipsychotic calms patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) who develop psychiatric distress after taking corticosteroids, a new case review suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

New Analyses Suggest Favorable Results for STELARA ® (ustekinumab) When Used as a First-Line Therapy for Bio-Naïve Patients with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 25, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced data from two new analyses of STELARA® (ustekinumab) for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC).1,2 In a modelled analysisa focused on treatment sequencing using data from randomized controlled trials, network meta-analysis and literature, results showed patient time spent in clinical remission or response was highest when STELARA was used as a first-line advanced therapy for bio-naïve patients with moderately t...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

CNN Anchor John King Reveals Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis On-Air
King expressed his gratitude to CNN colleagues for being fully vaccinated, thereby providing him extra protection as an... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MS and (Non-COVID) Vaccinations: Consensus Recommendations MS and (Non-COVID) Vaccinations: Consensus Recommendations
The first European consensus on vaccination in patients with MS has been developed by the European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis and the European Academy of Neurology.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 19, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Childhood maltreatment and psychiatric comorbidity in immune-mediated inflammatory disorders - Wan A, Bernstein CN, Graff LA, Patten SB, Sareen J, Fisk JD, Bolton JM, Hitchon C, Marriott JJ, Marrie RA.
OBJECTIVE: To determine whether childhood maltreatment is associated with immune-mediated inflammatory disorders (IMID; multiple sclerosis [MS], inflammatory bowel disease [IBD] and rheumatoid arthritis [RA]). We further aimed to determine the relationship... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Use of commercial video games to improve postural balance in patients with multiple sclerosis:a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled clinical trials - Parra-Moreno M, Rodr íguez-Juan JJ, Ruiz-Cárdenas JD.
INTRODUCTION: Commercial video ga(me)((s are considered an effective tool to improve postural balance in different populations. Howe))(ver, t)(he effectivenes)s of these video games for patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) is unclear. OBJECTIVES: ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

ECTRIMS/EAN Statement on COVID-19 Vaccination in MS Patients ECTRIMS/EAN Statement on COVID-19 Vaccination in MS Patients
The statement concludes that COVID-19 vaccines are safe for patients with multiple sclerosis and that most MS patients gain the same protection as the general population. But there are exceptions.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Ublituximab Improves Functional MS Score: New ULTIMATE Analysis Ublituximab Improves Functional MS Score: New ULTIMATE Analysis
The new anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody showed significant improvement in the multiple sclerosis functional composite (MSFC) score, a measure of disability, compared with teriflunomide.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

New four-year data show Roche's ENSPRYNG significantly reduces debilitating relapses in people with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
Basel, 14 October 2021 – Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced new longer-term efficacy and safety data for ENSPRYNG® (satralizumab). The data show ENSPRYNG has a favourable benefit:risk profile and is effective in reducing relapses over four years of treatment in people with anti-aquaporin-4 antibody (AQP 4-IgG) seropositive neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD), a rare debilitating disease that affects the central nervous system. Efficacy and safety results from the open-label extension (OLE) periods of the SAkuraStar and SAkuraSky studies, in addition to the design of SAkuraBONSAI, a new ...
Source: Roche Media News - October 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New four-year data show Roche's ENSPRYNG significantly reduces debilitating relapses in people with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
Basel, 14 October 2021 – Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced new longer-term efficacy and safety data for ENSPRYNG® (satralizumab). The data show ENSPRYNG has a favourable benefit:risk profile and is effective in reducing relapses over four years of treatment in people with anti-aquaporin-4 antibody (AQP 4-IgG) seropositive neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD), a rare debilitating disease that affects the central nervous system. Efficacy and safety results from the open-label extension (OLE) periods of the SAkuraStar and SAkuraSky studies, in addition to the design of SAkuraBONSAI, a new ...
Source: Roche Investor Update - October 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Selma Blair Wants You to See Her Living With Multiple Sclerosis
The actress puts herself out there in “Introducing, Selma Blair,” an unflinching documentary that she hopes can help others. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dave Itzkoff Tags: Content Type: Personal Profile Multiple Sclerosis Documentary Films and Programs Actors and Actresses Cruel Intentions (Movie) Legally Blonde (Movie) Introducing, Selma Blair (Movie) Blair, Selma Gellar, Sarah Michelle Source Type: news

Data up to 8-years for Roche ’s OCREVUS (ocrelizumab) show early and ongoing treatment significantly reduced risk of requiring a walking aid in relapsing multiple sclerosis and disability progression in primary progressive multiple sclerosis
Basel, 13 October 2021 – Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced new long-term data that reinforce the benefit of early initiation and ongoing treatment of OCREVUS® (ocrelizumab) on disability progression in relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS) and primary progressive MS (PPMS), as well as safety outcomes for an analysis of shorter 2-hour infusion in minority populations. OCREVUS data from all clinical trials consistently show a favourable benefit-risk profile over eight years. Roche and research partners will also present four late-breaking abstracts to share the latest data regarding COVID-19 and vacci...
Source: Roche Media News - October 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Data up to 8-years for Roche ’s OCREVUS (ocrelizumab) show early and ongoing treatment significantly reduced risk of requiring a walking aid in relapsing multiple sclerosis and disability progression in primary progressive multiple sclerosis
Basel, 13 October 2021 – Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced new long-term data that reinforce the benefit of early initiation and ongoing treatment of OCREVUS® (ocrelizumab) on disability progression in relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS) and primary progressive MS (PPMS), as well as safety outcomes for an analysis of shorter 2-hour infusion in minority populations. OCREVUS data from all clinical trials consistently show a favourable benefit-risk profile over eight years. Roche and research partners will also present four late-breaking abstracts to share the latest data regarding COVID-19 and vacci...
Source: Roche Investor Update - October 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Identification of modified dynamic gait index cutoff scores for assessing fall risk in people with Parkinson disease, stroke and multiple sclerosis - Torchio A, Corrini C, Anastasi D, Parelli R, Meotti M, Spedicato A, Groppo E, D'Arma A, Grosso C, Montesano A, Cattaneo D, Gervasoni E.
BACKGROUND: Balance and gait impairments increase fall rate and injury in people with neurological disorders(PwND). The modified Dynamic Gait Index(mDGI) is a scale assessing dynamic balance during walking, however its ability in identifying Fallers and Re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

ClearSky Health announces plans to build rehabilitation hospital in Waxahachie
ClearSky Rehabilitation Hospital of Waxahachie will offer rehabilitative and specialized care to about 650 patients living with disabling injuries and other diseases such as hip fractures, brain injuries, stroke, spinal injuries and multiple sclerosis. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 11, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Plamedie Ifasso Source Type: news

ClearSky Health announces plans to build rehabilitation hospital in Waxahachie
Rehabilitative healthcare provider  ClearSky Health announced Friday it plans to build a 30-bed medical rehabilitation hospital in Waxahachie, Texas.  ClearSky Rehabilitation Hospital of Waxahachie will offer rehabilitative and specialized care to about 650 patients living with disabling injuries and other diseases such as h ip fractures, brain injuries, stroke, spinal injuries and multiple sclerosis.   “The facility will be a great addition to our medical community in meeting our citizens’… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 11, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Plamedie Ifasso Source Type: news

Free from falls education and exercise program for reducing falls in people with multiple sclerosis: a randomized controlled trial - Cameron MH, Hildebrand A, Hugos CL, Judd GI, McMillan G, Jacobs PG.
BACKGROUND: People with multiple sclerosis (PwMS) fall frequently. Community-delivered exercise and education reduce falls in older adults, but their efficacy in multiple sclerosis (MS) is unknown. OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the impact of the Free Fro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news