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Shortcomings in ALS Research: Strategies for Improvement

Shortcomings in ALS Research: Strategies for Improvement

Researchers recently identified 5 key challenges that collectively hinder the design of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis clinical trials and the development of new treatments.

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Arimoclomol Shows Promise for Treating Rapidly Progressive SOD1 ALS

Arimoclomol Shows Promise for Treating Rapidly Progressive SOD1 ALS

Due to the rarity of rapidly progressive SOD1 ALS, this study had a small sample size and may be limited in power.

New Glatiramer Acetate Dose Available for Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis

New Glatiramer Acetate Dose Available for Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis

Glatopa has been launched for the treatment of relapsing multiple sclerosis.

Shortcomings in ALS Research: Strategies for Improvement

Shortcomings in ALS Research: Strategies for Improvement

Researchers recently identified 5 key challenges that collectively hinder the design of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis clinical trials and the development of new treatments.

Prenatal Exposure to Natalizumab in MS Linked to Miscarriage Risk

Prenatal Exposure to Natalizumab in MS Linked to Miscarriage Risk

Natalizumab exposure is associated with an increased risk of spontaneous abortion for pregnant women with multiple sclerosis.

Improved Balance in MS With Vestibular-Focused Rehab

Improved Balance in MS With Vestibular-Focused Rehab

A vestibular-related rehabilitation program is associated with imrpoved outcomes for patients with multiple sclerosis.

Case Study: Improving Medication Adherence in MS Patients With Cognitive Deficits

Case Study: Improving Medication Adherence in MS Patients With Cognitive Deficits

Poor medication timing, incorrect doses, medication disorganization, and under- or over-medication are some of the medication adherence issues that can occur in patients with MS and cognitive symptoms.

Multiple Sclerosis Disability, Fatigue Reduced With Caffeine Intake

Multiple Sclerosis Disability, Fatigue Reduced With Caffeine Intake

The association suggests that caffeine consumption may play a protective role against multiple sclerosis-related disability.

Examining the Relationship Between Vitamin D and Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

Examining the Relationship Between Vitamin D and Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

Vitamin D deficiency is a risk factor for multiple sclerosis.

Quality of Life in Relapsing vs Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

Quality of Life in Relapsing vs Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

Data obtained from the iConquerMS network highlight areas of quality of life that affect people with relapsing and progressive forms of MS and provide substantial basis for future research.

Motivating Patients With Multiple Sclerosis May Improve Treatment Adherence, Outcomes

Motivating Patients With Multiple Sclerosis May Improve Treatment Adherence, Outcomes

Patients with multiple sclerosis who were motivated to remain adherent to treatment experienced overall better outcomes, including low relapse rates.

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