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How Dietary Toxins are Linked to Essential Hand Tremor

Essential tremor, affecting 1 in 25 adults over 40 and up to 1 in 5 of those in their 90's, is one of the most common neurological diseases. In addition to the potentially debilitating hand tremor, th…

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Caffeine: the New Treatment for Parkinson’s?

We already know that drinking coffee and other caffeinated beverages can lessen a person's overall risk for getting Parkinson's disease, but what if a person already suffers from it? A new study fr…

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Treating MS Without Dangerous Drugs

Photo Courtesy Of:† Photos.com/Thinkstock Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic, degenerative disease of the nerves in your brain and spinal column, caused through a demyelization process. Myelin is t…

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Dietary Tips for Treating Multiple Sclerosis

Photo Courtesy Of:† Hemera/Thinkstock Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic, degenerative disease of the nerves in your brain and spinal column, caused through a demyelization process. Myelin is …

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A Toke a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

Alone in her Birmingham, England home, a woman stirs a half teaspoon of cannabis into her hot tea. By seeking relief from pain and spasms caused by multiple sclerosis in this way she is, in the eyes…

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Fever: Fighting Febrile Seizures

Many "green" parents are slow to use popular medicines to treat their children's illnesses, believing strongly in the power of both natural alternatives and the self-healing abilities of the body, alo…

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11 Basics to Understanding Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is the ultimate player. First you see it, then you donít. If you are confused about MS, you are far from alone. First, what it is not: multiple sclerosis is not the same as muscu…

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Marijuana for MS: Miracle or Menace?

Imagine the desperation felt by people living with chronic, severe pain or discomfort -- with no relief in sight. The list of symptoms brought on by multiple sclerosis is lengthy, and for people wit…

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