Multiple Sclerosis: Hope on the Horizon

For people living with the debilitating disease multiple sclerosis (MS), what if hope came from within their own bodies? According to new research, it might. Adult stem cells from patients could one day relieve symptoms and repair damage caused by MS. Jeffrey Cohen, MD, Director of Experimental Therapeutics at Cleveland Clinic’s Mellen Center, is the … Read More

A Light on Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Television reality star Jack Osbourne, son of rocker Ozzy, recently revealed he has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS). MS is a central-nervous system disorder that attacks the brain and spinal cord. There is no cure. Mary Rensel, MD, of Cleveland Clinic’s Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis, did not treat Osbourne, but says treatment can … Read More

Advances in MS Therapy (Video)

If you’re one of the 400,000 people in the United States or 2.1 million people worldwide living with multiple sclerosis (MS), two new studies offer fresh hope — in the form of convenient treatments to manage the debilitating disease. Although MS is usually treated with injections, two new studies are looking at a yearly IV … Read More