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    Smile Blood test for MS coming

    :) I was sent this article by my friend Michael in Ft. Lauderdale.

    http://medcitynews.com/2017/05/blood...erosis-iquity/ Jeanie:)

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    We can be on the lookout for this because it sounds as if it's going to be available soon, though the National MS Society is hedging a bit about just how much they're behind it.
    There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.
    --Jane Austen, Emma

    MS diagnosed 1980. Avonex 2002-2005. Copaxone 6/07-5/15/10. Member of MS forum here since 2001.

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    The girls in the Dentist office today were telling me how far they have come with treatment for MS. They act as though this treatment is going to be a cure. I smiled sweetly!
    Virginia

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    I wonder how this became hyped so much?

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    You will still need an MRI to get a definite diagnosis. But it may help those who know something is wrong, but have a normal MRI. It may give doctors the ability to start a treatment even if the MRI is clean. We will have to see how it's used, and how much credibility it is given.

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